Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Making XFS volumes in CentOS 5.4/5.5 kickstart

Moved to my new blog at http://www.couyon.net/1/post/2011/06/making-xfs-volumes-in-centos-5455-kickstart.html

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My Blu-Ray movie archival strategy

I’ll admit it; I love Blu-Ray movies. The huge improvements in audio and video quality over DVD are so tremendously worth it. However, playing Blu-Rays on HTPC’s can even be somewhat awkward. Even though I have my machine setup to … Continue reading

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nginx Heartbeat OCF resource script

http://github.com/MochiOps/nginx-Heartbeat-OCF/tree/master Just giving back a little to the community. I wrote this to use nginx as an OCF resource in Heartbeat. Now, you don’t have to. It assumes that nginx lives in /usr/local/sbin, but change to wherever your install path … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s hard to let go…

But this is just too rich: <Name removed> 11:17what was the name of that tool you wrote to count % of bad reals in a VIP?what part of source depot does it live in? This is in reference to some … Continue reading

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One of the reasons I went to Mochi

Kinda how I feel -> http://xkcd.com/484/

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West coast mirror for Firefox 3

For the left coasters looking for a good mirror site of the Firefox 3 release, check out http://pv-mirror01.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/releases/3.0. It’s in SF.

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Poweset + moustache = Powerstache

LA Times article about Powerstache Yeah, I’m not in the photo, but I’m not rocking the ‘stache. I rocked one for Halloween (Magnum PI), and it was scary. Also, I was rocking a beard a year ago when Ops was … Continue reading

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Project Kool

So once every 6-7 years, I buy a new PC. I kinda go all out and get some better than average components b/c I expect the PC to actually last that long and don’t want to be constantly upgrading. I’ve … Continue reading

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Format war over. You can now hand Sony your money

Looks like HD-DVD is dead. It didn’t have much of a chance, but I was really hoping it won considering how much I hate Sony. Oh well, now I can put in my Appleseed Ex-Machine bluray preorder now.

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Working for startups is fun….

Or Powersetters are bunch of drunks… Like a lot of tech companies, we have free drinks in a fridge for all to consume: V8, Vitamin Water, Rockstar, wait….what’s that on the lower shelf? mmmm beeer…  

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