I use flat text files as a basic personal wiki on my Mac, initially with Notational Velocity, then nvALT. If anyone who knows a good Vim plugin so I can do it on FreeBSD let me know!
Over time this folder has accumulated 1,182 files, some of which haven’t been touched for years. I thought it’d be fun to surface some of them. Here’s a to-do list for books:
- Chris Hadfield, An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth - Tony Windsor, Windsor's Way
Here’s what being geoblocked in Australia looks like:
Error 1009 Ray ID: 3f27717c1dd265f3 • 2018-02-25 03:05:30 UTC Access denied What happened? The owner of this website has banned the country or region your IP address is in (AU) from accessing this website.
A strangely short to-do list from our New York trip:
x Midtown x Flatiron building - United Nations
And some benchmarks where I noted the CPU but not the disk drive, which seems odd:
## Running dd if=/dev/zero bs=1024k of=tstfile count=1024 && \ purge && \ dd if=tstfile bs=1024k of=/dev/null count=1024 && \ rm tstfile ## Results Intel Core2 Duo E8400 @ 3.00GHz 2177 Intel Celeron G1610T @ 2.30GHz 2336