@KARTAR.NET


2014

Useful Docker Bash functions and aliases
Posted Sunday March 23rd, 2014 in blog

Logstash Book Updated for 1.4
Posted Thursday March 20th, 2014 in blog

2013

Building Puppet-based applications inside Docker
Posted Monday December 23rd, 2013 in blog, devops, docker, puppet

Beginnings with Docker Inc
Posted Thursday December 12th, 2013 in blog, docker, job, work

Who's afraid of angry feminists?
Posted Friday November 15th, 2013 in blog, feminism

Docker and Configuration Management
Posted Saturday November 9th, 2013 in blog, docker

New edition of The LogStash Book
Posted Tuesday September 3rd, 2013 in blog, logstash

Seeking technical reviewer for Docker book
Posted Wednesday August 21st, 2013 in blog, books, devops, docker

How to make change in corporate environments
Posted Tuesday August 20th, 2013 in blog, devops, itil

What makes a good tech reviewer
Posted Thursday August 1st, 2013 in author, blog, book, books

What Recruiters Do Wrong
Posted Monday July 22nd, 2013 in blog, recruiting

Making changes
Posted Monday July 15th, 2013 in blog, new york, puppet, venmo

Puppet and New Relic Deployments
Posted Wednesday July 10th, 2013 in blog, devops, puppet

Thoughts on recruiting process
Posted Monday June 17th, 2013 in blog, hiring, recruiting

Puppet and Sematext
Posted Monday June 17th, 2013 in blog, devops, puppet

The Docker Book
Posted Monday June 3rd, 2013 in blog, books, docker

Review of ElasticSearch Server
Posted Saturday May 25th, 2013 in blog, books

It is okay to be wrong
Posted Sunday May 5th, 2013 in blog

Does service matter?
Posted Sunday April 14th, 2013 in blog

Igal
Posted Friday April 12th, 2013 in blog

Puppet and OpsGenie
Posted Sunday March 3rd, 2013 in blog, devops, puppet

Puppet and StatHat
Posted Tuesday February 12th, 2013 in blog, devops, puppet

Lessons from self-publishing - Part II
Posted Wednesday February 6th, 2013 in apress, blog, book

The LogStash Book released!
Posted Monday February 4th, 2013 in blog, books

Monitoring Sucks - A Rant
Posted Tuesday January 29th, 2013 in blog, devops, nagios

The LogStash Book sample chapter available
Posted Tuesday January 22nd, 2013 in blog, book

Lessons from self-publishing - Part I
Posted Saturday January 12th, 2013 in apress, blog, book

2012

Listing captions with delimited code blocks and Pandoc
Posted Sunday December 30th, 2012 in blog, latex, markdown, pandoc

Puppet Types and Providers - The Book
Posted Saturday December 29th, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

LogStash book mailing list
Posted Wednesday December 19th, 2012 in blog

The LogStash Book
Posted Friday December 14th, 2012 in blog, book, devops, logstash

Puppet and AppFirst
Posted Monday December 3rd, 2012 in appfirst, blog, devops, puppet

Portland to New York
Posted Monday November 26th, 2012 in blog, brooklyn, new york

Puppet and Cube
Posted Thursday November 22nd, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

Not doing DR is dumb
Posted Friday November 2nd, 2012 in blog, devops

Customer Service Tips for Young Players
Posted Monday October 29th, 2012 in blog, customer service

Sending metrics from Puppet to Librato
Posted Friday October 26th, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

Puppet Linter Supports Private Repos
Posted Friday October 26th, 2012 in blog, puppet

Firing right
Posted Sunday October 21st, 2012 in blog

Twinger
Posted Sunday October 7th, 2012 in blog

Is DevOps the new silo?
Posted Sunday September 30th, 2012 in blog, devops

Visiting New Mexico
Posted Sunday September 23rd, 2012 in america, blog

Puppet and Kestrel
Posted Saturday September 22nd, 2012 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

CopperEgg
Posted Monday September 3rd, 2012 in blog, puppet

Why I don't care where you went to school
Posted Wednesday August 29th, 2012 in blog

PSigner - signing Puppet certificates via API
Posted Saturday July 14th, 2012 in blog, puppet

Puppet Online Linter GitHub Hook
Posted Sunday July 8th, 2012 in blog, puppet

Puppet Online Linter
Posted Saturday June 30th, 2012 in blog, puppet

Home and Place
Posted Wednesday June 20th, 2012 in blog

The Cloud May Be For You
Posted Monday June 4th, 2012 in blog

Sending events from Puppet to Riemann
Posted Monday May 21st, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

Boundary module released
Posted Tuesday May 8th, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

Yana and Puppet
Posted Saturday May 5th, 2012 in blog, devops, puppet

Imposter Syndrome
Posted Wednesday May 2nd, 2012 in blog

The grass is greener on the other side
Posted Sunday April 29th, 2012 in america, blog

Education is a business
Posted Sunday April 22nd, 2012 in america, blog

Addendum to the rule
Posted Sunday April 15th, 2012 in blog

Sinatra and Sub-URIs
Posted Thursday April 12th, 2012 in blog

That time she danced with me in Brooklyn
Posted Wednesday April 11th, 2012 in blog

Hiring Challenges
Posted Wednesday March 14th, 2012 in blog

How we use IRC at Puppet Labs
Posted Friday March 9th, 2012 in blog, devops, sysadmin

Please take an Arts degree
Posted Tuesday February 14th, 2012 in blog

Knives
Posted Sunday February 5th, 2012 in blog, portland

Best and Worst Hacker Movies Ever
Posted Sunday January 29th, 2012 in blog

Puppet and Flowdock
Posted Thursday January 5th, 2012 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

2011

James & Nigel
Posted Friday December 23rd, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Cloudkick and Puppet
Posted Sunday December 11th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Why I hate product comparisons
Posted Tuesday November 29th, 2011 in blog

World of Warcraft
Posted Monday November 28th, 2011 in blog

Sensu
Posted Tuesday November 15th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Boundary
Posted Sunday November 13th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Weechat notifications for Android
Posted Saturday November 5th, 2011 in open source, ruby

Why am I a tool maker?
Posted Tuesday November 1st, 2011 in blog, open source

Mafia
Posted Tuesday October 25th, 2011 in blog, open source

Tally
Posted Sunday October 23rd, 2011 in blog, open source, redmine

What a great little book...
Posted Friday October 21st, 2011 in blog, books

Mexico
Posted Thursday October 6th, 2011 in blog, travel

When MVPs go wrong
Posted Tuesday October 4th, 2011 in blog

Hello Jekyll
Posted Sunday September 25th, 2011

Bunraku V0.0.3
Posted Wednesday August 3rd, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Bunraku - A Puppet Status Panel
Posted Monday August 1st, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet and DataDog
Posted Monday June 27th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Zendesk
Posted Wednesday June 8th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Redmine Ticket Face
Posted Monday June 6th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet, redmine

Puppet HipChat & Twilio
Posted Sunday June 5th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Growl
Posted Saturday June 4th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Jabber/XMPP
Posted Friday June 3rd, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet PagerDuty
Posted Thursday June 2nd, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Twitter
Posted Wednesday June 1st, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet, twitter

Puppet Campfire
Posted Tuesday May 31st, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Report Processors Made Easy
Posted Monday May 30th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet & Noah
Posted Wednesday May 25th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

GitHub Puppet Face
Posted Thursday May 19th, 2011 in blog, devops, git, open source, puppet

GitHub and Redmine integration
Posted Monday May 16th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, redmine

Install Cloud Foundry VCAP via Puppet
Posted Wednesday May 11th, 2011 in devops, open source, puppet

Pro Puppet released!
Posted Monday May 9th, 2011 in blog, book, books, devops, open source, puppet

Amsterdam Day #1
Posted Friday April 22nd, 2011 in blog

Network Management with Puppet
Posted Thursday April 14th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Pro Puppet
Posted Monday April 11th, 2011 in blog, book, books, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet RunDeck v0.0.4
Posted Friday January 28th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Vagrant and Puppet Server
Posted Thursday January 20th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Kickstarter
Posted Thursday January 13th, 2011 in blog

Puppet RunDeck v0.0.3
Posted Wednesday January 12th, 2011 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

GitHub plug-in for Rbot
Posted Tuesday January 11th, 2011 in blog, open source

What are common strategies/tools used by tech companies to manage configuration of hundreds of servers?
Posted Monday January 10th, 2011 in blog, devops, puppet

2010

Puppet and RunDeck
Posted Monday December 27th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Pro Puppet
Posted Friday December 24th, 2010 in blog, book, books, devops, open source, puppet

Vagrant and Puppet
Posted Thursday December 23rd, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

The State of DevOps
Posted Thursday December 16th, 2010 in blog, devops

Paul Kelly: How To Make Gravy
Posted Tuesday December 7th, 2010 in blog

Ashamed
Posted Tuesday November 23rd, 2010 in blog

Old posts...
Posted Saturday November 20th, 2010 in blog

Logging a good bug report is easy
Posted Sunday November 7th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source

Rape is rape is rape is rape...
Posted Wednesday October 13th, 2010 in blog

Puppet 2.6.2 released!
Posted Friday October 8th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Porting Mootbot to Rbot
Posted Tuesday October 5th, 2010 in blog, open source

Puppet 2.6.1 released!
Posted Tuesday September 14th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Dear America - How much is the tip?
Posted Wednesday August 11th, 2010 in america, blog

Puppet Camp - San Francisco 2010
Posted Friday July 30th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet 2.6.0 is here! It's alive!
Posted Tuesday July 20th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet RC4 nearly almost production out
Posted Monday July 19th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Dashboard 1.0.1 released!
Posted Sunday July 18th, 2010 in devops, open source, puppet

Puppet 2.6.0 RC3 out of the gates...
Posted Wednesday July 14th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet 2.6.0RC2 now available...
Posted Monday July 12th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet 2.6.0 Release Candidate 1 available!
Posted Saturday July 10th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

OSCON 2010: Puppet Tutorial Pre-work
Posted Friday July 2nd, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Dear almost Americans - tips and tricks for the E-3 Visa
Posted Thursday July 1st, 2010 in america, blog

Puppet Is Awesome Sauce
Posted Tuesday June 22nd, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Neat Git Reference
Posted Monday June 14th, 2010 in blog, devops, git, open source

Dear America, I am not from insertcountryhere
Posted Monday June 14th, 2010 in america, blog

Dear America, what happened to G?
Posted Tuesday June 8th, 2010 in america, blog

Status of Puppet on Windows
Posted Sunday June 6th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Module Repository isn't just for modules
Posted Tuesday June 1st, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet Forge in beta!
Posted Thursday May 27th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet, rails

DevOpsDownUnder - What the Fuck is DevOps?
Posted Wednesday May 12th, 2010 in blog, devops, puppet

Introducing Scaffold
Posted Tuesday May 4th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet type for HTTP Authentication
Posted Sunday April 25th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Yes Mum, still behaving
Posted Thursday April 22nd, 2010 in blog, devops, open source

Strange things are afoot at the Circle-K
Posted Monday April 12th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

What the fuck is DevOps?
Posted Friday April 9th, 2010 in devops, open source, puppet

RPM and DEB packages available for Puppet Dashboard
Posted Tuesday April 6th, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet, rails

Quiesce Reductive Labs
Posted Saturday March 27th, 2010 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

James White's Rules for Infrastructure
Posted Monday March 22nd, 2010 in blog, devops

What DevOps means to me...
Posted Friday February 19th, 2010 in blog, devops, puppet

Puppet ParsedFile types and providers
Posted Saturday February 13th, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Help Vampires: A Spotter’s Guide
Posted Tuesday February 9th, 2010 in blog, open source

Creating Puppet types and providers is easy...
Posted Monday February 1st, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Puppet 0.25.4 released!
Posted Friday January 29th, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

The Tortoise and not the Hare 2 - Principles
Posted Sunday January 24th, 2010 in blog, devops

Puppet, Chef, deterministic ordering and the much maligned DSL
Posted Thursday January 14th, 2010 in blog, puppet

Puppet 0.25.3 - "Clifford" released!
Posted Tuesday January 12th, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Puppet 0.25.2 "Zoe" released!
Posted Tuesday January 5th, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

Photobooth James
Posted Sunday January 3rd, 2010 in blog

The Tortoise and not the Hare - Part 1
Posted Saturday January 2nd, 2010 in blog, devops, puppet

Puppet 0.25.2 Release Candidate 3 out!
Posted Friday January 1st, 2010 in blog, open source, puppet

2009

Puppet 0.25.2 - release candidate 2 is out!
Posted Wednesday December 23rd, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Yes Mum, I'll Behave: Beginning Behaviour Driven Infrastructure
Posted Monday December 21st, 2009 in blog, devops, open source, puppet

Puppet 0.25.1 Released!
Posted Sunday November 22nd, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Getting Help for Puppet and Facter
Posted Saturday November 7th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

San Francisco and Puppetcamp
Posted Monday October 5th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

SysAdmin mini-conf CPF extended
Posted Tuesday September 29th, 2009 in blog, lca, open source

Metaparameter Reference Added
Posted Tuesday September 29th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

San Francisco - Puppet Camp
Posted Monday September 28th, 2009 in blog, books, puppet

Ohloh
Posted Monday September 21st, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Output GitHub commits as unified diffs
Posted Sunday September 20th, 2009 in blog, open source

Waging war on drugs is utterly mad
Posted Sunday September 6th, 2009 in blog

Puppet 0.25.0 Released!
Posted Saturday September 5th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

The Life and Times of Martha Washington in the Twenty-First Century
Posted Sunday August 30th, 2009 in blog

Creating a new GPG key and revoking the old one
Posted Friday August 21st, 2009 in blog

Hot Library Smut
Posted Saturday August 15th, 2009 in blog, books

Pro Git
Posted Friday August 7th, 2009 in blog, books, open source

Practical Puppet - the beginning
Posted Wednesday August 5th, 2009 in blog, puppet

Puppet 0.25.0 Release Candidate 1 released!
Posted Tuesday August 4th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Planet Puppet!
Posted Monday August 3rd, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Stashing with Git
Posted Sunday August 2nd, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Best. Comment. Ever.
Posted Wednesday July 29th, 2009 in blog

Installing pandoc on Fedora 10
Posted Thursday July 2nd, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Linux.conf.au 2010 - Call for Papers opens
Posted Monday June 29th, 2009 in blog, lca, open source

Hudson and Amazon EC2 - the sequel
Posted Sunday June 28th, 2009 in blog

CIS Security Metrics Available
Posted Saturday June 27th, 2009 in blog

Reductive Labs scores $2M for Puppet IT automation tool | VentureBeat
Posted Tuesday June 23rd, 2009 in puppet

Chris Middendorp on Melbourne and Heroin
Posted Monday June 22nd, 2009 in blog

OpenSourceBridge and Portland
Posted Saturday June 20th, 2009 in blog

Git ... oh my
Posted Saturday June 20th, 2009 in blog, open source, puppet

Hudson and Amazon EC2
Posted Monday June 8th, 2009 in blog, hudson, open source, puppet

New home page
Posted Saturday June 6th, 2009 in blog, book, books

Puppet Extras .... denizens of the Puppet ext directory
Posted Tuesday June 2nd, 2009 in blog, puppet

Pro Linux System Administration
Posted Thursday May 28th, 2009 in blog, book, books, open source, puppet

Configuration Management Panel at Open Source Bridge - Portland June 2009
Posted Wednesday May 20th, 2009 in blog

The Nagios fork - responses
Posted Thursday May 14th, 2009 in blog

Found in translation
Posted Thursday May 14th, 2009 in blog, books

Lunch in Sydney
Posted Saturday May 9th, 2009 in blog

Nagios project is forked... Hello ICINGA
Posted Thursday May 7th, 2009 in blog

Your Application is a Rotting Old Shack, Now What? (Phase 1)
Posted Tuesday May 5th, 2009 in blog

Puppet 0.25.0beta1 released!
Posted Monday May 4th, 2009 in blog

Television
Posted Sunday May 3rd, 2009 in blog

Stretched thin
Posted Thursday April 23rd, 2009 in blog

Creepy old men
Posted Saturday April 4th, 2009 in blog

Chiang mai - arrival
Posted Friday April 3rd, 2009 in blog

Haven't had a dream in a long time
Posted Wednesday March 18th, 2009 in blog, book, books, open source, rails

Amanda Palmer - Oasis
Posted Friday March 13th, 2009 in blog

Untrained
Posted Wednesday March 11th, 2009 in blog

Arguing about the torrent of human rudeness with Joh AKA dinner
Posted Monday March 9th, 2009 in blog

Rachel and Dan's wedding
Posted Saturday March 7th, 2009 in blog

Democracy! Yeah, Yeah, Yeah - protesting outside QVB
Posted Saturday March 7th, 2009 in blog

Cucumber
Posted Monday March 2nd, 2009 in blog

Oh Sarah
Posted Thursday February 26th, 2009 in blog

Wordpress migration
Posted Wednesday February 25th, 2009 in blog

2008

Phrase from nearest book
Posted Thursday November 13th, 2008 in book, phrase, quote

Eureka
Posted Monday November 3rd, 2008 in television

No Clean Feed
Posted Thursday October 23rd, 2008 in censorship, clean feed

Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
Posted Tuesday September 30th, 2008 in books, doctorow

Papers selection/commitee - Linux.conf.au 09 - Hobart, Tasmania
Posted Sunday September 14th, 2008 in lca, lca 09

Google Chrome
Posted Saturday September 13th, 2008 in chrome, google, security

Migrating a Rails database from Sqlite3 to MySQL
Posted Monday August 25th, 2008 in mysql, puppet, rails, redmine, sqlite, sqlite3

Puppet's BuildBot
Posted Sunday August 24th, 2008 in buildbot, puppet

Happily Ever After...
Posted Thursday August 7th, 2008 in drizzle, mysql, open source

In Our Name
Posted Sunday June 22nd, 2008

Flight of the Conchords
Posted Sunday June 22nd, 2008 in blog

On Posting
Posted Tuesday June 10th, 2008 in books, puppet, twitter

Music with funny accents
Posted Friday May 16th, 2008

From Little Things Big Things Grow
Posted Friday May 2nd, 2008

A night at the Terminus
Posted Sunday April 27th, 2008

Hello Drupal
Posted Tuesday April 15th, 2008

twitter
Posted Monday April 14th, 2008

Magnum's Vietnam snapper Philip Jones Griffith dies at 72
Posted Wednesday March 19th, 2008 in blog

I find your lack of tests disturbing
Posted Saturday February 23rd, 2008

Sorry
Posted Tuesday February 12th, 2008

On Ruby: Book Review: Pulling Strings with Puppet
Posted Tuesday February 12th, 2008 in books, puppet

An interview with me - Puppet Interview with James Turnbull
Posted Monday February 11th, 2008 in books, puppet

Almost a review - Puppet Interview with Luke Kanies
Posted Monday February 11th, 2008 in books, puppet

LCA - the final wrap-up
Posted Wednesday February 6th, 2008

New book project
Posted Thursday January 31st, 2008

LCA 2008 - Day Three - The Conf
Posted Thursday January 31st, 2008

Me at LCA
Posted Wednesday January 30th, 2008

LCA 2008 - Day Two - more mini-confs
Posted Wednesday January 30th, 2008

LCA 2008 - Day One - Miniconfs
Posted Monday January 28th, 2008

Cloudy day in Gotokuji on Flickr
Posted Sunday January 20th, 2008

2007

Vintage Visions of the Future
Posted Tuesday November 27th, 2007

New book goes up on Amazon
Posted Sunday November 18th, 2007 in blog, book, books, open source, puppet

Howard to withhold welfare from drug offenders
Posted Sunday November 18th, 2007

Eugene Bullard
Posted Saturday October 13th, 2007

Drug warrior interrogates drug policy expert with unsurprising outcome
Posted Sunday September 30th, 2007

Japanese journalist confirmed dead in Myanmar
Posted Friday September 28th, 2007

Lucksmiths
Posted Sunday September 2nd, 2007

Court overturns Haneef visa ban - ABC News
Posted Tuesday August 21st, 2007

Kevin Andrews remains an idiot
Posted Sunday July 29th, 2007

New camera - advice wanted!
Posted Thursday July 26th, 2007 in blog

Haneef's charges
Posted Sunday July 15th, 2007 in blog

Harajuku Girl
Posted Saturday July 14th, 2007

Kingfisher Beer?
Posted Wednesday July 11th, 2007 in blog

The few, the brave, the 18%...
Posted Monday July 9th, 2007 in blog

Sea of Bottles
Posted Monday July 2nd, 2007

Beez Neez clone June 07
Posted Saturday June 23rd, 2007

The Girl Who Owned a City by O. T. Nelson
Posted Friday June 15th, 2007

Crackberry
Posted Wednesday June 13th, 2007

How to unlock engin VoIP Box (Sipura SPA2000)
Posted Saturday June 9th, 2007

WiFi Electricity
Posted Friday June 8th, 2007

Summer Wheat Beer May 07
Posted Monday May 28th, 2007

Young Stars Emerge from Orion's Head
Posted Monday May 21st, 2007

Mini-confs - linux.conf.au - MEL8OURNE 2008
Posted Monday May 21st, 2007

Wakeup at Changi Airport
Posted Thursday May 17th, 2007

Beer, beer. beer
Posted Wednesday May 16th, 2007

Two Row Lager May 07
Posted Saturday May 12th, 2007

Another re-design
Posted Saturday May 12th, 2007

Cherry Rock '007
Posted Monday May 7th, 2007 in blog

Moved
Posted Monday April 23rd, 2007

Japan mulls beefing up gun laws
Posted Thursday April 19th, 2007

American logic
Posted Wednesday April 18th, 2007

The Pixies - oh yes - The Pixies
Posted Saturday April 7th, 2007

New house
Posted Monday April 2nd, 2007

Comment and trackback spam
Posted Sunday April 1st, 2007

Vale Jean Baudrillard
Posted Thursday March 22nd, 2007

pMachine becomes EllisLabs
Posted Thursday March 15th, 2007

Neocon Lessons
Posted Wednesday March 14th, 2007

Back, back, back
Posted Tuesday March 6th, 2007

Off to Vietnam
Posted Thursday February 15th, 2007

Stephen Colbert on John Howard and Barack Obama
Posted Tuesday February 13th, 2007

New VPS successful
Posted Saturday February 10th, 2007

VPS-land
Posted Saturday February 3rd, 2007

multipart/mixed: Power-User Email with the Sidekick
Posted Saturday January 20th, 2007

Pretty... Want, want, want!
Posted Wednesday January 10th, 2007 in blog

Well the fix is in...
Posted Wednesday January 3rd, 2007 in blog

Beaming Out of the Closet
Posted Tuesday January 2nd, 2007

On writing a technical book...
Posted Monday January 1st, 2007 in blog

How Noah rode the rapids in the Grand Canyon
Posted Monday January 1st, 2007

2006

Bumping locks
Posted Friday December 29th, 2006

West Brunswick
Posted Wednesday December 27th, 2006

Chicken Soup with Turkey Wontons recipe
Posted Tuesday December 19th, 2006

Bring David Home
Posted Sunday December 3rd, 2006

You can measure security! ? Observations of a digitally enlightened mind
Posted Monday November 27th, 2006 in blog

Oh yes ... democracy
Posted Sunday November 26th, 2006 in blog

Another rant... Xavier Rudd sounds exactly like Paul Simon
Posted Sunday November 26th, 2006

Religion is for weirdos
Posted Thursday November 23rd, 2006

A solution to the Middle East Crisis
Posted Saturday November 11th, 2006

Vegan Lunch Box
Posted Friday November 10th, 2006

Failed hard disk drive sometimes equals new Linux server
Posted Friday November 10th, 2006

Google Interview Goes Horribly Wrong... :)
Posted Monday November 6th, 2006 in blog

Memeagain
Posted Saturday October 21st, 2006

Added CRAM-MD5 howto to Dovecot Wiki
Posted Wednesday October 18th, 2006

auth_smtpd with CRAM-MD5
Posted Tuesday October 17th, 2006

CRAM-MD5 authentication with Dovecot IMAP
Posted Monday October 16th, 2006

Shopgirl *yawn*
Posted Sunday October 8th, 2006 in blog

Subject matter experts
Posted Friday October 6th, 2006

Ana Matronic
Posted Friday October 6th, 2006

A new spam strategy for me
Posted Wednesday September 27th, 2006

Singing True Blue with a Polish taxi driver - interlude with cabbage roll
Posted Wednesday September 20th, 2006

On the road to another White Australia Policy?
Posted Monday September 18th, 2006 in blog

Against abortion? Don't have one.
Posted Sunday September 17th, 2006 in blog

Why I'd make a lousy believer but a great fundamentalist
Posted Tuesday September 12th, 2006

Nancy of the Overflow
Posted Thursday September 7th, 2006

Toe Tagged 2
Posted Monday August 28th, 2006

Jack Thomas under a control order and Ruddock a moron
Posted Sunday August 27th, 2006

Ms Cynic's birthday bash and other bashes
Posted Saturday August 26th, 2006 in blog

Publishing again
Posted Tuesday August 8th, 2006

Publishing and Melbourne 2008
Posted Saturday August 5th, 2006

Duality
Posted Monday July 31st, 2006

Vale David Gemmell
Posted Sunday July 30th, 2006

Dear Network 10 ... you suck arse
Posted Saturday July 29th, 2006 in blog

Vale Jim Baen
Posted Monday July 17th, 2006

Romance
Posted Friday July 7th, 2006

Still fiddling with the PVR
Posted Wednesday July 5th, 2006

Big Bother is not a little joke
Posted Monday July 3rd, 2006

The PVR
Posted Monday June 26th, 2006

Here comes the PVR
Posted Monday June 26th, 2006

ACT's civil union laws overturned
Posted Tuesday June 13th, 2006

A potted history of US Foreign Policy...
Posted Saturday June 10th, 2006 in blog

This Is Not Over: Define "Protect"
Posted Thursday June 8th, 2006 in blog

Gay marriage ban fails to pass US Senate
Posted Thursday June 8th, 2006

Anna Faris everywhere...
Posted Wednesday June 7th, 2006 in blog

NetBSD removes Sendmail from the core
Posted Saturday June 3rd, 2006

Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image
Posted Thursday June 1st, 2006

Emily
Posted Thursday June 1st, 2006

Nagios source code file - file formats wrong
Posted Tuesday May 30th, 2006

First review of Nagios book
Posted Saturday May 27th, 2006

The Concord Hymn - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Posted Thursday May 25th, 2006

Thomas Paine - Common Sense
Posted Tuesday May 23rd, 2006

Excellent script for automatically updating root hints file for Bind
Posted Saturday May 20th, 2006

Eurovision - like crack for sarcastics
Posted Friday May 19th, 2006

Postfix does Milter
Posted Wednesday May 17th, 2006

Love Goes Anyway
Posted Tuesday May 16th, 2006

Are security professionals failing?
Posted Thursday May 11th, 2006

Nagios book selling most well
Posted Wednesday May 10th, 2006

Grant McLennan from the Go-Between dies aged 48
Posted Sunday May 7th, 2006

Target advert
Posted Saturday May 6th, 2006

A thousand posts
Posted Saturday May 6th, 2006

Geographically challenged
Posted Friday May 5th, 2006

Omnigraffle versus Visio
Posted Friday April 28th, 2006

Lest we forget the fallen
Posted Thursday April 27th, 2006

The Mythology of Periodical Password Resets
Posted Wednesday April 26th, 2006

Flame Wars
Posted Monday April 24th, 2006

published
Posted Thursday April 20th, 2006

Vegetative horrors
Posted Sunday April 16th, 2006

WWJDHB
Posted Saturday April 15th, 2006

Dante's Inferno - Canto I
Posted Wednesday April 12th, 2006 in blog

New job
Posted Monday April 10th, 2006

Bill Gates work habits
Posted Friday April 7th, 2006

Das Book II - the Epic continues...
Posted Thursday April 6th, 2006 in blog

Blocking things version 0.2
Posted Thursday April 6th, 2006

Uncurled Perl
Posted Wednesday April 5th, 2006

Curly Perl
Posted Tuesday April 4th, 2006

Back for a while...
Posted Monday April 3rd, 2006

2005

Hiatus
Posted Wednesday November 30th, 2005