Yesterday I found myself in the mood to play a game again. So I turned up my Windows 7 partition and tried to play Bioshock. But: there was no in-game sound. After the very first cut-scenes (the airplane crash) you float in the middle of burning water but mute. No sound, no beep. So I…(Continue Reading)
On my laptop my harddisk has started to fail. =( So I wanted to backup my crypt file holding all my valuable files. This crypt file has 20GB. I tried to copy this file at once on our server. No luck. Tried within KDE (4.9.0), no luck. Tried in bash with $ cp crypt-file smb/server/home…(Continue Reading)
… simply doesn’t work at all. Investigated to much time for this (some hours) without any results but this: it’s totally broken. What a pity. OTOH the phpBB3 devs do not support multiboard on VirtualHost in the first at all. So the Debian people tried hard but failed to find a convenient way to do…(Continue Reading)
I decided to go for “Grey Opaque 1.8.1” Theme: it’s mighty, elegant and really mets me (well, ok, I modified some parts of the CSS …) During installation and browsing several themes I noticed that WordPress tries to get a grip on my FTP account to “automatically” install the themes … huh? No, are you…(Continue Reading)
*grml* My old root-server has been infected by someone playing nasty games. Therefore moved to yet another system. New IP, new system (Debian 6.0.5 – at last!) … Lot is working again, but still a lot to do.