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Monthly archives for July, 2008

Just your average, ordinary, arch-nem...

Just your average, ordinary, arch-nemesis

The Right Tool

The Right Tool

The Annoyance of Video Compression

The Annoyance of Video Compression
This is probably going to be a bit of a rant. After having spent the last few hours playing with trying to get TVersity 1.0 RC1 to properly read and transcode video I captured using a Plextor ConvertX/Intervideo WinDVD Creator 2.. its pretty straightforward video, it captures at 720×480 and compresses using Divx 6 (6.8 is installed on th [...]

Apache and MySQL Authentication

Apache and MySQL Authentication
One of the things that has bugged me over time is how annoying Apache’s usual file-based passwd files are to manage and deal with. I don’t change the configuration very much as a result. adding a new user is tedious, as I never remember the syntax to pass to the utility to create the file, etc. Being on windows, the joys of module [...]

Firebot: Scheduled Downtime – W...

Firebot: Scheduled Downtime – Wednesday, July 9th, 2008
This Wednesday, the server that hosts firebot will be down for several hours (during the afternoon/evening EDT) for planned maintenance. This, of course, means that firebot will be offline and not available for your bug watching, tree burning, and factoid requesting pleasure. Thanks.

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