Sep 11 2006
Sep 8 2006
This I’m hugely impressed with – not only because it’s written in platform-neutral perl (and thus, just worked out of the box with my IRIX64 Octane. The IRIX O2 that I’m running it from now took a little hacking – but that’s perl’s fault rather than Slim Devices).
Sep 7 2006
Slashdot was today reporting the news that SGI has finally made an End-of-Line announcement on IRIX and all MIPS-based hardware 🙁
(Although this might mean that Tezro finally appear en-masse on eBay <drool>)
Amongst the discussion was this gem:
Democracy is a sheep and two wolves deciding what to have for lunch.
Freedom is a well armed sheep contesting the issue
Anyone else thinking of Worms right now? 😉
Sep 6 2006
The trials and tribulations of building a terabyte storage appliance from first principles…