I travel a lot (too much). As such, my favorite airline (Southwest) has become the proverbial company bus. Actually, that’s not really in any proverb, but you know what I mean. Anyway, I travel often enough that the process of purchasing flights, placing them in my calendar, and scheduling the ‘Flight Status Updates’ gets a… Continue reading Flight schedules to iCal? Done!
Linux autofs: Authenticate against different SMB servers
I work with lots of Windows machines on different Windows Domains. I try to make use the the autofs to automagically mount them. Herein lies an issue. The domains require different credentials to access them. The stock Fedora auto.smb does not have a way to provide credentials to the server. I have modified mine as… Continue reading Linux autofs: Authenticate against different SMB servers
I Need a Left Handed Laptop!
Yes, Dorothy, even laptops are biased towards the right handed world! My laptop (Dell Vostro 1700) is nice enough on most accounts, it’s getting a little old, but works well enough. There is one issue that has been annoying since I bought it: The cooling fan and heatsink are on the left side of the… Continue reading I Need a Left Handed Laptop!