2019 post archive

  1. John Roderick on Portland
  2. When’s the best time to use a plane lavatory?
  3. Using Subversion with GitHub
  4. My 2019 essential tool list
  5. Australian solar to Singapore via undersea cable
  6. Rhett and Link on equine identification
  7. That time he whinged about a headache
  8. Design anti-patterns: Misleading buttons
  9. Automatic Korn Shell aliases
  10. Unlimited plans are almost always flops
  11. San Francisco Muni: Two Car, Shovel
  12. Australian IT firms not consulted about #aabill
  13. Covering laptop cameras, revistied
  14. Some random things I learned today
  15. ThinkPads and MacBooks
  16. New Sailor Mercury Figuarts Mini
  17. Mr Smooth
  18. Ayako Kawasumi at Anime Expo
  19. URLs, URIs, URNs
  20. Dan Benjamin on computers as tools
  21. ZFS isn’t just for NAS boxes
  22. Ken Akamatsu on the Raspberry Pi 4 model B
  23. Ansible name parameters in cron
  24. President Widodo raises plastic at G20
  25. Why do most PC laptops have awful screens?
  26. Sashin’s House at the Top of the World
  27. Streetcars in the US
  28. Spellging mistaes for this week
  29. Disambiguating licence plates
  30. Ansible authorized_key and user variables
  31. HPE buying Cray
  32. When people say Straight Pride
  33. Versions of ksh93 in macOS, FreeBSD
  34. Speaking of plastic
  35. Don’t forget the -y with FreeBSD Ansible
  36. When CDNs say you have malware
  37. Yurucamp Nendoroids
  38. Benjamin Wittes on the Mueller Report
  39. Thanking Dropbox for the final stick
  40. Reading atlases, and Stepanakert in Artsakh
  41. Plastic straw ban follow up
  42. Manchester Baby, and Elizebath CityCenter [sic]
  43. KVM trolley suggestions for data centre operators
  44. El Goonish Shive
  45. Just live without your phone for a week? Yeah, no
  46. Gregory Porter, Take Me to the Alley
  47. Jaycar external RAID box with FreeBSD and ZFS
  48. The Mid-range utility Mac
  49. Not if they win the lotto!
  50. Roman numeral IIII on clocks
  51. Capitalise first letter in Perl
  52. Anti-trust suits, then and now
  53. Rhett and Link on baking gastronomy
  54. Apple’s new campus not attached?
  55. A purpose-built FreeBSD home bhyve box
  56. Plumbing drafts: Now
  57. Tweeting about FreeBSD, NetBSD
  58. Hugo generator deprecation warnings
  59. Percussive maintenance
  60. Re:Zero’s Rem on a collared shirt
  61. Cropping a single row of pixels with ImageMagick
  62. Pitfalls of Windows 2012 R2 USB boot keys
  63. Cadillac Fleetwood Mac
  64. Next macOS to use zsh by default
  65. Relief for the 2019 Mac Pro
  66. Mid Valley Johor Bahru
  67. He’s back, with housekeeping
  68. Tigerlily
  69. Hard drive capacities: a 2008 retrospective
  70. 2019 MacBook Pros
  71. When did you learn version control?
  72. Luminary and the future of indie podcasting
  73. Australia lost, again
  74. Bob Hawke
  75. Michael W. Lucas: Control your platform
  76. Goodbye tanakasuka, my last RAIDZ-1 ZFS pool
  77. SE.RA.PH: Defeat 10 servants from the East
  78. Microsoft Linux or IBM Linux
  79. OrionVM launches Melbourne PoP
  80. Richard Di Natale on Australia’s #aabill
  81. Photographing cosplayers, with attribution
  82. Snippets from my personal wiki
  83. Type fast and break prose
  84. Rename IPSec peers in VyOS
  85. When people answer questions with “why?”
  86. bzip2 and KornShell fun
  87. Miku Expo 2019 Taiwan and Hong Kong
  88. Kao laundry powder scoop analysis
  89. SCSI to CompactFlash for vintage PCs
  90. Changing to the middle seat
  91. Elizabeth Warren breaking up big IT
  92. Alamy Kiwi stock photos
  93. BSD questions from @romanzolotarev
  94. Hetalia and Free! boys
  95. Add new Postgres schema to search path
  96. Commodore SFD-1001, and the Teac FD-505
  97. Intermittent fasting, and metabolism
  98. User 'polkitd' disappeared during update
  99. The Cayenne Convection Oven
  100. Perl 5.28.2 in ports and perlbrew
  101. Wadarco’s art in Chaldea Ace Volume 2
  102. Fully-recyclable Adidas shoes
  103. DuckDuckGo features keep surprising me
  104. Disabling SELinux on CentOS, RHEL
  105. Hunting for a Dropbox replacement
  106. Who’s Chef Boyardee?
  107. FreeBSD devd files need a .conf extension
  108. Don’t confuse gohugo by adding symlinks
  109. The Aquantia AQC107 10GbE controller
  110. Curly bracket substitution in sed, nvi, Vim
  111. Brexit silver lining
  112. Serverless
  113. Music Monday: French coffee
  114. Event Horizon Telescope sees a black hole
  115. Attitudes to mental health
  116. Another (site) bites the dust
  117. Subversion in OrionVM FreeBSD templates
  118. We almost got Arena manga swimsuits
  119. PF in FreeBSD and NetBSD
  120. A second chance for FGO Bride Umu
  121. Estonian government-in-exile
  122. AAPT on moving off copper
  123. Sceptical of synergies
  124. How web businesses surprised me
  125. Buying philosophy for computer hardware
  126. DW Documentary on North Korea
  127. Australian IT in the budget reply speech
  128. Using a 4K LG UltraFine display with FreeBSD?
  129. Our first aviation go-around
  130. The @georgiecel on what to read
  131. New Japanese Reiwa era announced
  132. Back at the best blog park bench
  133. Back at Namba Parks
  134. Coffee at the Urusei Yatsura pop-up café
  135. Ichigaya station on the Tokyo Metro
  136. Late night Tokyo egg sando
  137. Donating billionaires
  138. Inline substitution with NetBSD sed
  139. The Christchurch massacre
  140. pngcrush with reduce
  141. Tethering is still voodoo
  142. The 737 MAX
  143. Medhi’s Mother of All Fullest Bridge Rectifiers!
  144. Spam disclaimers
  145. The Sorted Gents
  146. Excitement over Windows 7’s demise
  147. Peak California... on Medium
  148. Another new newsletter abusing email lists
  149. Making a macOS Mojave USB key
  150. Fate/Grand Order Valentine Rerun
  151. No FreeBSD on the Libretto any more
  152. Storage versus RAM configurability
  153. My colleague’s MT3 profile board
  154. Dropbox isn’t case-sensitive
  155. NetBSD devpubd as a FreeBSD devd equivalent
  156. Roderick on the Line: Turtles
  157. Music Monday: Uptown Funk
  158. Good planning
  159. Little things with Outlook, Apple Mail
  160. Technical reasons may often be insufficient
  161. 1993 Computer Chronicles on Spectre
  162. Opening a Kensington Orbit Trackball
  163. Facebook’s lobbying against global privacy laws
  164. Learning about shell indirect expansion
  165. Flat design on websites
  166. Bosnia and Herzegovina has a coast
  167. ElectroBOOM! on eddy currents
  168. Josh Nunn on week numbers
  169. FreeBSD sh getting set -o pipefail
  170. Back to school specials!!1!one!
  171. Lateral thinking: sponges
  172. George Pell found guilty
  173. Austin and Doug on the Yugo
  174. Testing HTTPS/TLS sites
  175. Ergolux corner standing desk
  176. macOS not downgrading Wi-Fi security
  177. Moving out of the way of commuters
  178. FeedReader: Generally safe
  179. Simpson Strong Tie Set Xp Msds
  180. And now Sydney is frigidly cold?
  181. Anxiety plus ignorance, it is!
  182. Apple’s rumoured 16-inch MacBook Pro
  183. Pop Up Parade anime figs
  184. Homebrew no longer accepts options
  185. When client-side validation attacks
  186. Our moving NBN adventure
  187. FreeBSD shared object libssl.so.8 not found
  188. Baby Shark on Wikipedia
  189. The unfortunately-named bought Eero
  190. 144dpi images in ImageMagick
  191. Delivering blog post text in RSS
  192. Remembering Le Cornu in Adelaide
  193. Exporting data from closing web services
  194. Decentraleyes
  195. Airbus ending the A380
  196. Pinterest’s CEO and his service
  197. The golden-headed cisticola
  198. Box doesn’t do Markdown
  199. Digital Dark Age, even within sites
  200. Scott Morrison loses a vote
  201. I came across Latest Posts with $5,900,000
  202. Tony Benn on refugees
  203. Openrsync: A BSD-licenced rsync
  204. Do parliaments need a separate executive?
  205. Posting regularity
  206. Lazy Sunday, anime figs, missing email
  207. Stack Overflow survey 2019
  208. Firefox disabling auto-playing video
  209. Fixed podcast descriptions in iTunes
  210. qemu HAXM on NetBSD
  211. Goodbye, AT&T data centres
  212. Churning to Superloop
  213. Happy Birthday @JamieJakov and Rin!
  214. Source RSS namespace has moved
  215. A list of lightweight laptops from 2018
  216. fd, the find alternative
  217. Churn in anti-virus vendors
  218. Ranking of laptop keyboards
  219. Dublin Core in HTML5
  220. State of Apple in 2018
  221. Ending mandatory religious classes
  222. Going loud in the morning
  223. Midsomer Murders: Vixen’s Run
  224. Pointless Rubenerd stats: The
  225. Moving with figs
  226. After the jump
  227. Day after Australia Day picnic
  228. Not ranking well for certain keyword phrases
  229. It’s been a month since the 25th of December
  230. Moving to Chatswood
  231. Companies leaving over Brexit
  232. American Express jellyfish
  233. It has numbers in them
  234. Peter Cook and Microsoft Bob on The Bard
  235. Forum signatures
  236. Mark Bittman: No-knead bread
  237. Finding the current week number
  238. Kanaya Resort in Hakone
  239. A decade ago: appearing on blogged.com
  240. Self-redundancy
  241. What blogging is
  242. My final answer on mock meat
  243. The folly of haircut instructions
  244. A Yoko Littner fig... in 2019‽
  245. A certain new chat application logo
  246. Create a mirror of an FTP site with wget
  247. IBM agrees to buy Red Hat
  248. Katelyn Ohashi’s 10 point routine
  249. The Australian people
  250. Setting FLAC compression in FFmpeg
  251. How likely are you to recommend this survey?
  252. Scientology’s Australian recruit struggle
  253. Firefox application bundle sizes
  254. Sakura on ufotable’s Twitter
  255. A lyric like that
  256. Predictable issues with video doorbells
  257. The European Space Agency store
  258. Buying the Chrysler Building
  259. On entrepreneurship
  260. He’s just not that great a negotiator
  261. Just test the damned pills
  262. Financial hardship in invoicing
  263. Summoning Musashi in Fate/Grand Order
  264. Bell Canada wanting permission to track customers
  265. Cheaper, and more affordable
  266. Vulfpeck on whale feet
  267. Information war
  268. Some café quotes from this morning
  269. Vortex Race 3 keyboard
  270. SortedFood sandwiches
  271. Sydney trains late, crowded
  272. Max’s apartment from Double Decker
  273. Selectively disabling gohugo RSS feeds
  274. TigerVNC on macOS Mojave
  275. Life advice
  276. The Ghost blog editor
  277. Road Work on snark
  278. Can’t killall on Debian 9 Stretch
  279. The Opal Tower conflict of interest
  280. Stack Exchange first response: why?
  281. Ball & stick but bill wurtz is missing
  282. Windows versus BSD and GPL
  283. Why OLED phone screens suck for some of us
  284. Our 2019 New Years
  285. testing