The short-form week of 14–20 Jan 2008

21 Jan 2008; last modified 13 Mar 2011

The week in review, 140 characters at a time. This week, 29 messages in 28 conversations.

This document was created automatically from my archive of my Twitter stream. Due to limitations in the Twitter API and occasional glitches in my archiving system, it may not be 100% complete.

Monday at 11:39am

Digging out. But the snow seems to have stopped—@ndw

Monday at 11:40am

Dogs with light, feathery paws. Wet, sticky snow. Mix not, that's my advice.—@ndw

Monday at 01:28pm

Keycap popped off the keyboard on Deb's laptop.—@ndw

Monday at 01:28pm

Next to brain surgery, getting those back on has to be the most fiddly job in the universe.—@ndw

Monday at 04:17pm

Monday. Feh. 4:15p. Productivity: near zero. Oh, well, there's always tomorrow, I suppose.—@ndw

Tuesday at 11:35am

wondering if anything announced by Steve today will make me want an iPhone bad enough to, you know, actually get one—@ndw

Tuesday at 12:50pm

Oh, ack, looking at AT&T rates, I remember why the iPhone is a non-starter.—@ndw

Tuesday at 01:23pm

Waiting for USB 2.0 backups to bleeding well finish so I can change virtual machines—@ndw

Wednesday at 08:33am

Twitterific configured to referesh every 3 min; twitter reporting "bad request" more than 70 req/hr. Not I.—@ndw

Wednesday at 05:48pm

Reconfigured twitterific to do updates every 5 minutes; killed it for a few hours; let's see if it behaves now—@ndw

Wednesday at 05:59pm

Struggling to build mt-daapd under Solaris. Any advice, or any other DAAP server suggestions?—@ndw

Wednesday at 07:29pm

Yes, @dajobe, focal is a real word: focal, adj, of or relating to focus—@ndw

Thursday at 10:25am

Staff telcon, XProc telcon, TAG telcon, project telcon. Thursday. Blech.—@ndw

Thursday at 10:31am

Uh huh, @ldodds. And brain fried, too.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 11:48am

baffled seeing Newman at Macworld, singing about how America isn't so bad -- look at Hitler and Stalin!—@therealmaxf
@therealmaxf, Newman has never been afraid of controversy—@ndw
@therealmaxf, or bad taste :-)—@ndw

Thursday at 12:54pm

Loving the fact that I can test an installer on Solaris under VMWare and "Revert to snapshot" everytime I bugger it—@ndw

Thursday at 01:10pm

Ripping data from FW backup disk to different USB 2 backup disk. Makes. Machine. Run. Like. Molasses.—@ndw

Thursday at 06:35pm

Good bad, or bad bad, I wonder in @libbymiller's direction—@ndw

Thursday at 06:36pm

Backup tonight, take the Leopard plunge tomorrow night—@ndw

Thursday at 11:15pm

Playing Tiki Magic Mini Golf.—@ndw

Friday at 08:02am

You know you need more coffee. Period.—@ndw

Friday at 11:22am

Supplying 4.5v to a device that wants 5v ain't gonna work, is it? Where *is* that other power cable, dagnabit!—@ndw

Friday at 11:35am

Wonders if Radio Shack will have a 5v/2a power adapter that will fit—@ndw

Saturday at 12:22pm

Traded stripes for spots. Mostly working again. Still need to futz with Apache config, install misc apps—@ndw

Saturday at 04:42pm

Windering why I got user/group "_www" instead of "www" on Leopard.—@ndw

Saturday at 04:47pm

Wondering what "windering" means :-)—@ndw

Sunday at 06:40am

Will generating vCard to populate AddressBook turn out to be so tedious I'll give up before I finish?—@ndw

Sunday at 12:20pm

WTF is up with Berkeley DB on Leopard?—@ndw