Zend Studio 5.0 released

Hot on the heels of Komodo 3.5 for OS X, the final version of Zend Studio is now available too (upgrading as I write this). I've been using the betas for a while, and I think it's a great upgrade over version 4. I'm a little concerned by the …

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64bit guest emulation... enter QEMU

Well, I have a definite need to have virtual machine support for 64bit guests so imagine how pleased I was when vmware indicated that the new version of workstation (5.5.0) would have support for 64bit guests. Fantastic! Then, reading the fine print, discovered that I would need to …

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Komodo 3.5 for OS X is out now

Well, I've been asking for it for about 2 years now but ActiveState has finally come out with an OS X native version of the Komodo IDE. Is it too late? I dunno... I've been using Zend Studio for a while now and I've come to really like it. The …

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Work is never done...

Here I figured with Annvix 1.1-RELEASE done I could get cracking on some WoW finally... been missing it and haven't had much time to play. I did get a little bit in, then found a few problems with some packages (well, 3 isn't so bad I guess) so I …

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Testing php-xml

Hmmm... looks like I built php-xml wrong and the rss feeds weren't working so this is just a test to see if my rss reader picks things up now.

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Personalizing the cars

Well, I've always had Tux hanging around the rear-view mirror of my Jetta and when we got the Sportage I had to fight with the wife to (ahem) borrow the Tux that my daughter had... aquired... from my office and hang it from the rear-view mirror of the Sportage. Of …

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Oh to be hax0red

Ahhh... life in the wild frontier of the internet with it's pervasive exploits, backdoors, rootkits, and other goodies. It was quite a surprise this morning when I was reading through my daily logging reports and found that I had a process spring up since yesterday's report telling me that a …

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EverQuest2 is dead; long live WoW

Haven't posted in this section for a bit... but I have to admit that ever since I gave World of Warcaft a go, I haven't missed EverQuest or EverQuest2 at all. WoW gives me all the MMoRPG junkiness I need and although I don't have time to play it as …

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Linux on Toshiba's Libretto U100

Ahhh... it's cold out but I'm outside with my new couple-day old Toshiba Libretto U100.. typing is slow and I feel like my fingers are very fat, but I'm happy and satisfied. After a couple days of struggling, I've got this little beast configured almost the way I want it …

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iBook iNsanity?

Oh my God... I just read the scariest thing on slashdot about the sale of 1000 iBooks for $50 each and the resulting riot.

http://hardware.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=05/08/16/197222

This is the sickest thing I think I've read in a long time. People actually …

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