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The hotel in Thailand that I'm currently staying in is for some inexplicable reason blocking SSH, randomly. 6 hours ago it was working...

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Since my first IT job ever, I've taken part in a tradition started by the guy I was replacing. A tradition known to...
Yum Couldn't Fork Cannot Allocate Memory

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I've been doing some awesome things to a new VM for work, namely installing CouchDB, Apache and running Node.JS apps along side a...

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It's rare that I'm genuinely in shock and awe of something, but that's how I felt last night in The Albert, down under...
Adsense 2014 April Fools

Adsense 2014 April Fools

It's nice to see that idimmu.net doesn't just have a global audience but a solar system wide audience too! 62.% of my site's earnings come...
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I'm slowly migrating a bunch of awesome things from a really old server, it's still running Ubuntu 10.04.. to a really nice and...
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authorized_keys vs authorized_keys2

Earlier today I was setting up a brand new server for a migration and just as I was typing scp .ssh/authorized_keys2 my...

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My HTPC is almost appliance like, in the way I never upgrade it, i.e. this morning it was still running Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal......
Beer Bread Recipe

Honey Beer Bread

I gave up drinking 3 months ago, but still have a fridge full of beer which I didn't want to pour down the...