2019 post archive

  1. Pronouncing Project like Progress
  2. The letter versus spirit of the law
  3. Cody’s sunflower lab
  4. Replacing the phone
  5. 16-inch MacBook Pro
  6. Out of stock, now with free shipping
  7. Australia’s ruling class on bushfires
  8. Ubiquiti’s phoning home issues
  9. Mythical Chef Josh
  10. Fitbit and Yahoo Groups
  11. Manga swimsuit follow-up post
  12. Thanks everyone for your positive thoughts!
  13. When companies underpay staff
  14. FreeBSD 12.1 available
  15. Union Pacfic’s steam turbine locos
  16. Thanking Medicare and RNS staff
  17. Pet Shop Boys, Only the Wind
  18. Android biometrics in October 2019
  19. Condescending responses to tech questions
  20. 1977 kept coming up
  21. Remember the Mac PowerPC to Intel shift?
  22. Fate/Grand Order Babylonia key visuals
  23. iOS 13.1 is still pokey
  24. Van Morrison, Cleaning Windows
  25. Fun with online ECC memory shopping
  26. Small homes out of trucks
  27. Worrying out loud about EOL
  28. Australian broadband adventures, Q3 2019
  29. Lessons from hours screaming in a metal tube
  30. Current ThinkPads with HiDPI
  31. Consolidating all the things, also watches
  32. When you book hotels online
  33. David Hodges was an audio visual
  34. What I'm reading, 2019 week 42
  35. Relieved to see Perl 6 being renamed
  36. Fixing Hugo JSON-LD
  37. Cisco’s internal network issues
  38. iPhone typing accuracy declines
  39. That Fate/Grand Order fragment from 2004
  40. #SG19 Singapore Botanic Garden coffee
  41. #SG19 Back to Sim Lim Square one last time
  42. #KL19 A Berjaya Times Square Starbucks lounge
  43. A terrifying Fate/Grand Order Parvati smile
  44. #KL19 Iomega in 2019 Plaza Imbi
  45. #KL19 Seeing Kuala Lumpur from Menara KL
  46. #KL19 Nostalgia in Mutiara Damansara
  47. #SG19 Jurong East is cool!
  48. #SG19 Treasures in Isetan
  49. #SG19 Working in a Toast Box
  50. Choosing a new pocket camera
  51. Google against W3C privacy push
  52. #SG19 Coffee Bean at Bishan, take t(h)ree
  53. #SG19 Revisiting Jalan Pemimpin
  54. SEA ME WE3 Singapore-Perth cable cut
  55. Gross and tiny security errors
  56. Custom awk delimiters
  57. #SG19 My mum’s 64th at our old local
  58. Prickly IT pears
  59. #SG19 Those Swensen’s chip cones
  60. Hales fixes my RSS
  61. Infosec Jack Sparrow
  62. Discouragement in IT
  63. SortedFood Mystery Box with liquorice
  64. Stack Exchange changing licences
  65. Deciding on a bank based on their mobile apps
  66. Fixing Hugo pagination in 0.58
  67. Cape Town Civic Centre
  68. Please don’t use fixed-position navigation bars
  69. Housing as an asset class
  70. The Sony StorStation Ditto tape drive
  71. C2C Genius as “jitters”
  72. iTelephone 2019 wish list
  73. The xkcd password leak
  74. Everyday Canteen
  75. Australia’s uninterrupted economic growth…
  76. Rambling on biology and tech
  77. iOS always forgets what audio I was playing
  78. Windows games on FreeBSD via Homura
  79. Woolloomooloo coffee in the morning
  80. Fate/Grand Order Nero Fest and Summer 2019
  81. Carrie Lam and Boris Johnson
  82. Helpful internet people
  83. Back at a Dôme
  84. Cleaning compromised servers
  85. Bidding salamat tinggal to the Q on Harris
  86. Japanese tourism
  87. GCC being removed from FreeBSD 13 base
  88. Colin Bass: Return to Earth
  89. Anime I hate, love, find overrated, etc
  90. Some more jot numbers
  91. Doug DeMuro on multiple dead-ends
  92. More sun, less grass
  93. Shock jocks and free speech
  94. Music Monday: Opportunities
  95. Fun with a phpMyAdmin honeypot
  96. Goodbye again to the Linux Journal
  97. The SS Grampian
  98. ThinkPad feedback from @sjdorst
  99. Steve Hofstetter on Robin Williams
  100. Anime motorbikes and scooters
  101. The ThinkPad X40, an all-time favourite
  102. Huntington State Park
  103. Common myths about private browsing
  104. Music Monday at Milsons Point
  105. Lesson 11 in grilled cheese sandwich observation
  106. Decluttering: Mofo Soap
  107. Your Sunday morning economics snippets
  108. Reading list for early August 2019
  109. Can’t change Slack private channels to public
  110. Siri response grading
  111. 2019 Good Smile Racing Miku
  112. Concerns for Nikon
  113. Goodbye, Caffetini
  114. Choosing a NAS
  115. Maid skateboarders by すずしろ
  116. Even with the best of intentions...
  117. Music Monday: Hare Hare Yukai~
  118. The new Funan Centre
  119. Where do you find the time to blog?
  120. When someone close nearly got phone scammed
  121. Running NoScript in 2019
  122. Feedback from @infinitary
  123. Simple VyOS port forwarding
  124. Music Monday: Window Washer’s Dream
  125. 10x Engineers: The brilliant jerks
  126. Comparing SimCity 3000 railways and subways
  127. The issue isn’t privacy, it’s privacy?
  128. Dual-boot NT and NetBSD on the Libretto 70CT
  129. False dichotomy of human rights or privacy
  130. Evangelion battle alpacacs
  131. TWG Tea
  132. Boris Johnson, and malicious joy
  133. A brief history of KornShell time
  134. Music Monday: Youssou N’Dour, 7 Seconds
  135. Love for Kyoto Animation
  136. John Roderick on Portland
  137. When’s the best time to use a plane lavatory?
  138. Using Subversion with GitHub
  139. My 2019 essential tool list
  140. Australian solar to Singapore via undersea cable
  141. Rhett and Link on equine identification
  142. That time he whinged about a headache
  143. Design anti-patterns: Misleading buttons
  144. Automatic Korn Shell aliases
  145. Unlimited plans are almost always flops
  146. San Francisco Muni: Two Car, Shovel
  147. Australian IT firms not consulted about #aabill
  148. Covering laptop cameras, revistied
  149. Some random things I learned today
  150. ThinkPads and MacBooks
  151. New Sailor Mercury Figuarts Mini
  152. Mr Smooth
  153. Ayako Kawasumi at Anime Expo
  154. URLs, URIs, URNs
  155. Dan Benjamin on computers as tools
  156. ZFS isn’t just for NAS boxes
  157. Ken Akamatsu on the Raspberry Pi 4 model B
  158. Ansible name parameters in cron
  159. President Widodo raises plastic at G20
  160. Why do most PC laptops have awful screens?
  161. Sashin’s House at the Top of the World
  162. Streetcars in the US
  163. Spellging mistaes for this week
  164. Disambiguating licence plates
  165. Ansible authorized_key and user variables
  166. HPE buying Cray
  167. When people say Straight Pride
  168. Versions of ksh93 in macOS, FreeBSD
  169. Speaking of plastic
  170. Don’t forget the -y with FreeBSD Ansible
  171. When CDNs say you have malware
  172. Yurucamp Nendoroids
  173. Benjamin Wittes on the Mueller Report
  174. Thanking Dropbox for the final stick
  175. Reading atlases, and Stepanakert in Artsakh
  176. Plastic straw ban follow up
  177. Manchester Baby, and Elizebath CityCenter [sic]
  178. KVM trolley suggestions for data centre operators
  179. El Goonish Shive
  180. Just live without your phone for a week? Yeah, no
  181. Gregory Porter, Take Me to the Alley
  182. Jaycar external RAID box with FreeBSD and ZFS
  183. The Mid-range utility Mac
  184. Not if they win the lotto!
  185. Roman numeral IIII on clocks
  186. Capitalise first letter in Perl
  187. Anti-trust suits, then and now
  188. Rhett and Link on baking gastronomy
  189. Apple’s new campus not attached?
  190. A purpose-built FreeBSD home bhyve box
  191. Plumbing drafts: Now
  192. Tweeting about FreeBSD, NetBSD
  193. Hugo generator deprecation warnings
  194. Percussive maintenance
  195. Re:Zero’s Rem on a collared shirt
  196. Cropping a single row of pixels with ImageMagick
  197. Pitfalls of Windows 2012 R2 USB boot keys
  198. Cadillac Fleetwood Mac
  199. Next macOS to use zsh by default
  200. Relief for the 2019 Mac Pro
  201. Mid Valley Johor Bahru
  202. He’s back, with housekeeping
  203. Tigerlily
  204. Hard drive capacities: a 2008 retrospective
  205. 2019 MacBook Pros
  206. When did you learn version control?
  207. Luminary and the future of indie podcasting
  208. Australia lost, again
  209. Bob Hawke
  210. Michael W. Lucas: Control your platform
  211. Goodbye tanakasuka, my last RAIDZ-1 ZFS pool
  212. SE.RA.PH: Defeat 10 servants from the East
  213. Microsoft Linux or IBM Linux
  214. OrionVM launches Melbourne PoP
  215. Richard Di Natale on Australia’s #aabill
  216. Photographing cosplayers, with attribution
  217. Snippets from my personal wiki
  218. Type fast and break prose
  219. Rename IPSec peers in VyOS
  220. When people answer questions with “why?”
  221. bzip2 and KornShell fun
  222. Miku Expo 2019 Taiwan and Hong Kong
  223. Kao laundry powder scoop analysis
  224. SCSI to CompactFlash for vintage PCs
  225. Changing to the middle seat
  226. Elizabeth Warren breaking up big IT
  227. Alamy Kiwi stock photos
  228. BSD questions from @romanzolotarev
  229. Hetalia and Free! boys
  230. Add new Postgres schema to search path
  231. Commodore SFD-1001, and the Teac FD-505
  232. Intermittent fasting, and metabolism
  233. User 'polkitd' disappeared during update
  234. The Cayenne Convection Oven
  235. Perl 5.28.2 in ports and perlbrew
  236. Wadarco’s art in Chaldea Ace Volume 2
  237. Fully-recyclable Adidas shoes
  238. DuckDuckGo features keep surprising me
  239. Disabling SELinux on CentOS, RHEL
  240. Hunting for a Dropbox replacement
  241. Who’s Chef Boyardee?
  242. FreeBSD devd files need a .conf extension
  243. Don’t confuse gohugo by adding symlinks
  244. The Aquantia AQC107 10GbE controller
  245. Curly bracket substitution in sed, nvi, Vim
  246. Brexit silver lining
  247. Serverless
  248. Music Monday: French coffee
  249. Event Horizon Telescope sees a black hole
  250. Attitudes to mental health
  251. Another (site) bites the dust
  252. Subversion in OrionVM FreeBSD templates
  253. We almost got Arena manga swimsuits
  254. PF in FreeBSD and NetBSD
  255. A second chance for FGO Bride Umu
  256. Estonian government-in-exile
  257. AAPT on moving off copper
  258. Sceptical of synergies
  259. How web businesses surprised me
  260. Buying philosophy for computer hardware
  261. DW Documentary on North Korea
  262. Australian IT in the budget reply speech
  263. Using a 4K LG UltraFine display with FreeBSD?
  264. Our first aviation go-around
  265. The @georgiecel on what to read
  266. New Japanese Reiwa era announced
  267. Back at the best blog park bench
  268. Back at Namba Parks
  269. Coffee at the Urusei Yatsura pop-up café
  270. Ichigaya station on the Tokyo Metro
  271. Late night Tokyo egg sando
  272. Donating billionaires
  273. Inline substitution with NetBSD sed
  274. The Christchurch massacre
  275. pngcrush with reduce
  276. Tethering is still voodoo
  277. The 737 MAX
  278. Medhi’s Mother of All Fullest Bridge Rectifiers!
  279. Spam disclaimers
  280. The Sorted Gents
  281. Excitement over Windows 7’s demise
  282. Peak California... on Medium
  283. Another new newsletter abusing email lists
  284. Making a macOS Mojave USB key
  285. Fate/Grand Order Valentine Rerun
  286. No FreeBSD on the Libretto any more
  287. Storage versus RAM configurability
  288. My colleague’s MT3 profile board
  289. Dropbox isn’t case-sensitive
  290. NetBSD devpubd as a FreeBSD devd equivalent
  291. Roderick on the Line: Turtles
  292. Music Monday: Uptown Funk
  293. Good planning
  294. Little things with Outlook, Apple Mail
  295. Technical reasons may often be insufficient
  296. 1993 Computer Chronicles on Spectre
  297. Opening a Kensington Orbit Trackball
  298. Facebook’s lobbying against global privacy laws
  299. Learning about shell indirect expansion
  300. Flat design on websites
  301. Bosnia and Herzegovina has a coast
  302. ElectroBOOM! on eddy currents
  303. Josh Nunn on week numbers
  304. FreeBSD sh getting set -o pipefail
  305. Back to school specials!!1!one!
  306. Lateral thinking: sponges
  307. George Pell found guilty
  308. Austin and Doug on the Yugo
  309. Testing HTTPS/TLS sites
  310. Ergolux corner standing desk
  311. macOS not downgrading Wi-Fi security
  312. Moving out of the way of commuters
  313. FeedReader: Generally safe
  314. Simpson Strong Tie Set Xp Msds
  315. And now Sydney is frigidly cold?
  316. Anxiety plus ignorance, it is!
  317. Apple’s rumoured 16-inch MacBook Pro
  318. Pop Up Parade anime figs
  319. Homebrew no longer accepts options
  320. When client-side validation attacks
  321. Our moving NBN adventure
  322. FreeBSD shared object libssl.so.8 not found
  323. Baby Shark on Wikipedia
  324. The unfortunately-named bought Eero
  325. 144dpi images in ImageMagick
  326. Delivering blog post text in RSS
  327. Remembering Le Cornu in Adelaide
  328. Exporting data from closing web services
  329. Decentraleyes
  330. Airbus ending the A380
  331. Pinterest’s CEO and his service
  332. The golden-headed cisticola
  333. Box doesn’t do Markdown
  334. Digital Dark Age, even within sites
  335. Scott Morrison loses a vote
  336. I came across Latest Posts with $5,900,000
  337. Tony Benn on refugees
  338. Openrsync: A BSD-licenced rsync
  339. Do parliaments need a separate executive?
  340. Posting regularity
  341. Lazy Sunday, anime figs, missing email
  342. Stack Overflow survey 2019
  343. Firefox disabling auto-playing video
  344. Fixed podcast descriptions in iTunes
  345. qemu HAXM on NetBSD
  346. Goodbye, AT&T data centres
  347. Churning to Superloop
  348. Happy Birthday @JamieJakov and Rin!
  349. Source RSS namespace has moved
  350. A list of lightweight laptops from 2018
  351. fd, the find alternative
  352. Churn in anti-virus vendors
  353. Ranking of laptop keyboards
  354. Dublin Core in HTML5
  355. State of Apple in 2018
  356. Ending mandatory religious classes
  357. Going loud in the morning
  358. Midsomer Murders: Vixen’s Run
  359. Pointless Rubenerd stats: The
  360. Moving with figs
  361. After the jump
  362. Day after Australia Day picnic
  363. Not ranking well for certain keyword phrases
  364. It’s been a month since the 25th of December
  365. Moving to Chatswood
  366. Companies leaving over Brexit
  367. American Express jellyfish
  368. It has numbers in them
  369. Peter Cook and Microsoft Bob on The Bard
  370. Forum signatures
  371. Mark Bittman: No-knead bread
  372. Finding the current week number
  373. Kanaya Resort in Hakone
  374. A decade ago: appearing on blogged.com
  375. Self-redundancy
  376. What blogging is
  377. My final answer on mock meat
  378. The folly of haircut instructions
  379. A Yoko Littner fig... in 2019‽
  380. A certain new chat application logo
  381. Create a mirror of an FTP site with wget
  382. IBM agrees to buy Red Hat
  383. Katelyn Ohashi’s 10 point routine
  384. The Australian people
  385. Setting FLAC compression in FFmpeg
  386. How likely are you to recommend this survey?
  387. Scientology’s Australian recruit struggle
  388. Firefox application bundle sizes
  389. Sakura on ufotable’s Twitter
  390. A lyric like that
  391. Predictable issues with video doorbells
  392. The European Space Agency store
  393. Buying the Chrysler Building
  394. On entrepreneurship
  395. He’s just not that great a negotiator
  396. Just test the damned pills
  397. Financial hardship in invoicing
  398. Summoning Musashi in Fate/Grand Order
  399. Bell Canada wanting permission to track customers
  400. Cheaper, and more affordable
  401. Vulfpeck on whale feet
  402. Information war
  403. Some café quotes from this morning
  404. Vortex Race 3 keyboard
  405. SortedFood sandwiches
  406. Sydney trains late, crowded
  407. Max’s apartment from Double Decker
  408. Selectively disabling gohugo RSS feeds
  409. TigerVNC on macOS Mojave
  410. Life advice
  411. The Ghost blog editor
  412. Road Work on snark
  413. Can’t killall on Debian 9 Stretch
  414. The Opal Tower conflict of interest
  415. Stack Exchange first response: why?
  416. Ball & stick but bill wurtz is missing
  417. Windows versus BSD and GPL
  418. Why OLED phone screens suck for some of us
  419. Our 2019 New Years
  420. Fake GE Money spam