Monthly Archives: April 2008

*nix mischief: fun with “file carving”

I had these really important photos on my hand-held device, with a backup on the PC when I caught a case of teh stupid and erased them one night to make some space. On next sync, the files were “deleted” … Continue reading

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Spam Karma 2.3 rc4 update

I wish Dr Dave would put up a RSS feed for new releases or something. Anyway, I was at Spam Karma 2.2 r3, but now I’m giving 2.3 rc4 a spin. The only problem I’m really having spamwise nowadays is … Continue reading

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Won’t work, nice try though

I figured someone else would say something already, but no one has. Sailorcurt takes up on the suggestion that we all use the Brady Campaign’s business reply envelope as a mailing label, gluing the thing to something heavy like a … Continue reading

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In defense of Pizza Hut, or why, there ought to be a law…

Say Uncle is upset with Pizza Hut for their firing of a delivery driver who defended himself with his lawfully carried firearm. There are a few “hell yea, me too” messages in the comments, and a mention in the VCDL … Continue reading

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WordPress version 2.5.1 – here we go again

Well, it’s pretty painless to me, because I install and update mine via Subversion, but still. I can barely get a post out before another important exploit fix comes around. In addition to the security fix, 2.5.1 contains many bug … Continue reading

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