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2018

  • Successful Migration to Jekyll
    February 25, 2018
    Almost a year ago, I said I was going to migrate this site over to Jekyll and host it on GitHub. At the time, I was intent on doing that. About a month after writing that post, I discovered a limitation in Jekyll/GitHub hosting that at the time that made it an unrealistic option to use.
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2017

  • More upcoming site changes (goodbye Wordpress, hello Jekyll)
    March 14, 2017
    After nearly a decade, I'm finally moving this blog off Wordpress. In an effort to keep my promise of writing more here, I thought I'd spend a few minutes writing about why, what I'm moving to, and dig into this history of this site (from memory).
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  • New hosting, upcoming changes, catching up on some side projects I'm working on
    February 4, 2017
    As of today, chrisolin.com is now hosted on Amazon AWS and I'm happy to report that the transition went quite smoothly. I thought it was an appropriate project to tackle as up until the last few weeks ago, I had never used AWS previously. Having this kind of hands-on experience with AWS is a marketable job skill, aside from being useful to have.
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2016

  • Behind the scene changes
    December 1, 2016
    As usual, it's been months since I last posted an update. Without going in to too much detail, I've made some security and performance changes/tuning over the last few weeks. Moving forward, pages should load even faster while ssllabs.com currently rates the site at an A+.
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  • Transferring data between two Android devices using rsync over ADB
    August 5, 2016
    Starting Monday of this week, I've been dealing with cellphone issues caused by a defective LCD screen. Now that I have my replacement phone set up and configured the way I want it, it's time to transfer all of the data on the internal storage of the old phone to the internal storage of the new phone. There's a couple ways to do this, but my preference is using rsync over a non-wireless medium.
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  • Social engineering and internet researching for good (and so my cellphone will stop blowing up)
    July 17, 2016
    PREFACE: The point of this post is to describe what I did and how it resulted in accomplishing my intended goal. Some of the details in this story have been changed to protect the identity of people who I expect would prefer to remain anonymous. This begins a fairly interesting situation I found myself in late last week. Towards the middle of the day, my cellphone started ringing multiple times an hour, mostly from different numbers and area codes. Unless I'm expecting a call or recognize the number, I generally ignore incoming calls and let them leave a voicemail. If it's important, they'll eventually leave a voicemail.
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  • Fixing Jetpack social media "share" icons
    May 2, 2016
    I couldn't find this documented anywhere else on the internet, so I thought I'd post it here.
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  • And a quick update on John...
    May 2, 2016
    While I'm updating everything, I might as well include an update on John. It's been about a year since I last posted about him and given some of the updates I've received lately, I figured it's time for another post.
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  • Site updates v2.0
    May 2, 2016
    I've been so busy with life and work that I haven't really had the time to do anything with this site, until tonight. I'm currently stuck at my office due to a torrential downpour outside, so I got around to updating Wordpress and some of the server configuration files to get a SSL rating of A from ssllabs.com.
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2015

  • Even more site changes!
    December 10, 2015
    chrisolin.com, now with HTTPS support. The web server should automatically redirect HTTP requests. The only technical difficulty is links to https://www.chrisolin.com do not redirect to the non-WWW site before throwing a certificate warning, since I don't have a certificate matching that CN.
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  • Site changes!
    July 12, 2015
    In my drunken stupor last night, I completely overhauled this site, the layout, DNS records, everything.
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  • More domain changes
    July 12, 2015
    In hindsight, I'm changing my mind about using GitHub pages. It's less hassle than it's worth using it in this fashion (but it's still a pretty cool project).
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  • Domain zone changes
    July 8, 2015
    Instead of having chrisolin.com redirect to blog.chrisolin.com, I'm going to be using GitHub Pages to host a real barebones site with a link to this blog. At some undetermined point in the future, I might try my hand at creating a custom theme/CSS template to standardize both sites.
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  • John Macan XI: Karma is catching up
    April 25, 2015
    For the last several months, I've been in touch with a family living outside of Houston, TX who became one of John's victims after their eldest daughter met him on OkCupid. Unfortunately, I have limited time right now to type this post out, so I'll have to come back and edit this with additional detail in the future.
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  • Installing BOINC on CentOS 7
    April 19, 2015
    Earlier in the week, I decided to spurge on a $40/month dedicated server with legacy processors and 8GB of RAM through Joe's Datacenter (shameless plug: these guys are awesome in every sense of the word
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  • Updates, updates, and more updates!
    April 11, 2015
    Against my better judgement, I found myself messing around with my VPS tonight, upgrading a few things, accidentally breaking stuff in the process.
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  • The dreaded Android libcore bug from hell that I wasn't actually experiencing (it was really SELinux)
    January 6, 2015
    So, this post comes after about two or three days of troubleshooting a really weird and sudden issue I started encountering on my Android phone running KitKat 4.4.4.
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2014

  • What it is like to be a (real) Linux person
    November 13, 2014
    Out of complete (alcohol-fueled) boredom while I'm waiting for something to compile, I'm going to grace the Internet with the recesses of my mind and tell you all what it's like to be a genuine Linux personâ„¢. However, there are a lot of pretend Linux people so before I begin, I want to dispel some misconceptions.
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  • Hard drives are for suckers
    November 6, 2014
    I just needed to take a minute and rant because over the last week (less than 7 days, really) I've had two hard drives in two separate machines start failing unexpectedly.
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  • Ch-ch-ch-changes (and an Android knowledge egg)
    November 3, 2014
    I thought I'd take the time to post a quick update since it's been several months. - I never got around switching this site over to my RamNode VPS. I ended up unexpectedly going to NYC instead.
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  • Domain changes coming up next week!
    June 21, 2014
    A month or two ago, I was able to buy a really cheap VPS with RamNode. However, I've been too busy/lazy to get around to migrating this server to that server and updating DNS records.
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  • Converting RES extension data from Google Chrome to Firefox
    March 26, 2014
    A few months ago, I came across this blog post when I decided to switch from Firefox to Chrome. I've decided to switch back to Firefox and I'm now in the process of trying to convert the data from the SQLite database into a JSON file.
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  • John Macan: Part X - The Resurrection
    February 24, 2014
    It's been ten months since I last wrote about John. This post is going to be the longest, most detailed post to date. Writing it is going to suck because I had unexpected hand surgery this week and can only type with one hand.
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  • Update imminent!
    February 21, 2014
    Due to the increased traffic as of late, I'm going to look into upgrading comments here into something a little more organized. Expect this to happen within the next day.
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  • DIY SPD clipless winter boots
    January 18, 2014
    It's been awhile since I've posted anything bike related or something other than about John, so I'm taking the time to document a project I recently completed. I'd also like to give a shoutout to Joshua Putnam for providing some valuable advice.
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2013

  • John Macan (now John Meisner): One year later
    July 10, 2013
    So, it's been awhile since I gave much of an update on John Macan -- mainly due to him lying as low as possible. Over the last year, I've gotten a few sporadic updates on him, his whereabouts, and his activities. In light of recent news, I figure it's time to spill what I know.
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  • What have I been doing the last 7 months?
    June 10, 2013
    Working, for the most part. Still with Blackboard and having a blast. I apologize for the lack of updates. The winter sucked the life out of me and in mid-February, I was hit by a taxi. That resulted in a broken ankle that I'm still recovering from, but kept me in a cast for over a month and couldn't walk without assistance of some kind for almost three months.
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2012

  • Systemd woes
    November 4, 2012
    Several posts ago, I wrote up a little tutorial explaining how to stop your Asus laptop's keyboard backlight from having a seizure when putting your laptop into suspend/hibernate by adapting some scripts that someone had uploaded to a thread on ubuntuforums.com.
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  • Xythos-fu
    November 3, 2012
    In my last post, I mentioned that I got a pretty awesome job with Blackboard back in March. Well, I'm waiting for something I'm working on to compile, so I thought I'd share with something useful I came up while working on a case at work last week.
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  • Reports of my assimilation have been greatly exaggerated
    July 15, 2012
    I've been so busy these last few months, I completely forgot about this site and it's probably time for an update. - I was hit by a car back in May and my bike was totaled along with my phone. I survived without any broken bones, head injury, or a hospital trip (which is amazing because I went flying in the air at 20 miles an hour). The driver covered all the damages right then and there. I replaced my bike three days later with a 2009 Dawes SST.
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  • How to make your laptop not go to sleep when you close the lid!
    April 15, 2012
    That title is rather broad, so let me narrow it down. This applies to anyone running XFCE with GNOME services enabled. Maybe there's another, better way to do this, but thus far, I haven't found one. Even though I've removed gnome-power-manager, my computer still seems bound to the settings in some GNOME power service. Except I can find anywhere to change them in gnome-control-center. Fortunately, I found another way.

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  • Fixing suspend/hibernate on ASUS G60JX
    April 15, 2012
    Yesterday, I bought an ASUS G60JX laptop. After some hard thinking, I decided to not put Ubuntu on it and go with Arch Linux. As much as I'm thankful for all the work Canonical has put into Ubuntu and what it's done for the Linux community, it's also creating a legion of pussies and lazy asses thinking they're some badass because they know how to click some buttons and install Ubuntu. That isn't to say that everyone that uses Ubuntu is a pussy or a lazy ass.
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  • John isn't in jail
    April 15, 2012
    Yeah, I'm not too happy either. Near the end of March, I got an e-mail from John, which I'm copying here for everyone's amusement.
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  • Updates and bikes!
    March 3, 2012
    I've made some slight changes to the site, mainly for aesthetics and to better describe this blog. Nothing too drastic, but moving on. For awhile now, I've been thinking about replacing the 2006 Bianchi Pista that I use as an all-season road bike with an actual road bike, mainly because of toe overlap, being unable to put fenders on my rims or a rack on the back, and the lack of braze-ons for a bottle cage.
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  • Bicycles, rain, and snow! (Oh my!)
    February 24, 2012
    It's been a few weeks since my last post. Nothing has really happened on the John front. His lawyer has asked for a continuance due to his case load. John is looking at a felony, but remains free for the moment.
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  • John Macan V: when will this guy go to prison?
    January 19, 2012
    In my last post about John Macan, I assumed that he hadn't made bail and was in jail. Unfortunately, I was wrong.
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  • "I tried visiting your site and it wasn't working? What the hell?!"
    January 19, 2012
    Over the last few days, I've been trying to switch the web server software this site/entire domain is running on from Apache to Nginx. While I've been able to get the Wordpress site working in Nginx, there's also trac.chrisolin.com, which runs a Trac instance for persona/public use. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to get Trac working with Nginx using FCGI and at one point, whenever you tried pulling up blog.chrisolin.com, you would be redirected to my broken Trac instance.
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  • IT'S A WHITEOUT BLACKOUT!
    January 17, 2012
    Tomorrow, on Wednesday, January 18th, this site will join reddit, Wikipedia, and several other sites in a coordinated protest against SOPA and PIPA, two dangerous Senate bills that will destroy the internet as we know it in the name of preventing copyright infringement, which it won't prevent or stop, even if passed.
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  • Need Apache help? Don't look for any in #httpd on Freenode (try /r/Wordpress instead)
    January 16, 2012
    As of this morning, I discovered a small issue with my Apache server that as of yet, I still haven't been able to fix. Since Freenode is the usual portal for "official" project IRC channels, I tried joining #apache on Freenode without looking up the channel first. Well, it sort of worked. I was in a channel called #httpd and based on the channel topic, it was clear I found the right place.
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  • Site updates and more!
    January 15, 2012
    I've upgraded the site to the newest verison of WordPress, added Facebook Connect integration, and changed the theme to something different. I also landed myself a really nice job. Awesome boss, awesome people to work with. It's all awesome, short of everything breaking my first day. I was able to fix everything by noon the next day, thankfully. I'd also like to report that the media server I mentioned in one of my previous posts is up and working great. Expect some juicy details about it in the future.
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  • John Macan 4.0 (hopefully, the end of a really bad real life soap opera)
    January 15, 2012
    As promised, I'm giving you all an update. It's been a few weeks since my last post and I've learned new information about John. Hopefully, he won't be able to screw anyone for several years to come.
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2011

  • Updated!
    October 12, 2011
    Congratulations! If you are reading this, it means the DNS changes to the new server have propagated to the DNS server you use and are accessing the "new" blog.
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  • Possible downtime tomorrow evening!
    September 8, 2011
    I'm still alive, I swear. I started a new job last week and have been dealing with life stuff and I just haven't had any urges to make new posts.
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  • Updates and some ranting
    June 1, 2011
    I apologize for the long absence. There was a death in the family and I've had so much to do in and out of work. Part of it is due to my returning to college in the fall, which is what the ranting is going to be about.
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  • Quick, dirty (and free) telephone setup for non-profits!
    April 29, 2011
    Here in Rochester, there's a non-profit community space called the Flying Squirrel Community Space. Like most non-profits, we're not exactly rich. We have a telephone line, but we get charged up the behind if we actually try using it. It's there for residential DSL service, as far as I know and it'd probably be great if we could get it changed to a naked DSL line, but that's an entirely different thing.
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  • Oh hey, an update
    April 25, 2011
    Long time, no post. I've been really swamped with work and a variety of different projects outside of work.
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  • Moving action buttons in Ubuntu to the right
    April 7, 2011
    To move buttons to right of title bar and restore pull down menu on left
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  • Recovering LUKS partition and dual booting 64-bit operating systems
    January 23, 2011
    So, it's reached the point where I'm working on so many things, trying new things, fixing so many things that I forget just exactly how I did something. This is a problem in more than way. It makes trying to explain how I fixed something several days/weeks/months ago hard and if I have the same problem, it takes me almost the same amount of time I spent the first time around.
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  • So much fail
    January 20, 2011
    Tuesday really sucked. It sucked so bad that it deserved a post of it's own to acknowledge just how much it sucked. I'm still not over how much it sucked and sadly, I might not entirely get over just how much it sucked. I would've posted this sooner if I hadn't been so busy.
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  • John Macan (part 2)
    January 10, 2011
    Okay, so months ago I ranted about a rather fat and pathetic individual named John Macan who, at the time, was living in the Batavia/Stafford, New York area. This post is going to serve as a bit of an update and I wish I could see his face if he ever read this. If anyone actually manages to record/take a picture of the above, I may very well be willing to give a monetary reward. See below for a picture.
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  • It's alive
    January 10, 2011
    I've been really busy over the last month with a new job and as of recently, a wonderful girl. At the risk of jinxing things, life is starting to look much better.
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2010

  • Overdue updates
    December 12, 2010
    It's been a busy few months. I got laid off from a job a few months ago, then met someone through a networking group that ended up getting me a temporary job doing odd jobs a few weeks after getting laid off, which looks like is going to be over soon, so I'm back to job hunting. Again. If anyone knows a company looking for an IT/infosec nerd, send them to me. Thanks.
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  • Quick update
    October 26, 2010
    I seriously slept for 11 hours straight. It would've been 12 if my alarm hadn't gone off an hour before I wanted it to. This is how exhausted I was yesterday. :( I've been devoting my time setting up Google Apps
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  • More updates!
    October 23, 2010
    I'm going to try really hard to make this post not nearly as long winded as my last and stick to the highlights.
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  • Updates!
    October 21, 2010
    I passed out around 8 tonight then woke up a little after 12:30 wide awake. Second time this week. Once on Monday and again tonight (Wednesday). I'm busy Tuesday and Thursday nights, which means Monday, Wednesday, and Friday are my only days during the week to get anything done, but I digress.
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  • We've moved?!
    October 20, 2010
    Yup, that's right. I'm in the process of transitioning my blog to chrisolin.com/blog. Eventually, blog.chrisolin.com will also work. I'm also proud to announce the server hosting chrisolin.com is hosted by 1and1.com. I've heard great things about these guys over the years and I'm finally glad to have an account with them. I'm also glad to be free of GoDaddy. While my previous blog wasn't hosted by them, I'm still using them as my registrar for chrisnethq.com, which I'm going to try transferring over to No-IP or (more likely) DynDNS in the near future.
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  • Three months and no updates? Holy batman?!
    August 2, 2010
    UPDATE (09/2011): Did you come to this post because of John Macan. I did a follow-up on this post in January, five months after this post, located at http://blog.chrisolin.com/?p=238. There is more information there. Read it! Wow. Just wow. I don't know how to sum up the last three months into a single post that'll take less than 10 minutes to read, but I can try. Condensed version. Girl that doesn't like me convinces one of her friends to go to the cops and make a false statement saying I did something that, in reality, I didn't do. This guy I know that's supposedly a Colgate and UB graduate slash law student says I'm looking at a felony and misdemeanors and he'll help me but to keep me out of jail, I need to stay with him because he's an officer of the court and an undercover cop and the like. Okay, so I let him stay with me if he'll pay the utilities. He agrees. That happened mid-May. Let us fast forward to today.
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  • Android and stuff
    May 27, 2010
    Once again, its been awhile since I've posted. Some stuff has come up, but I digress. Several weeks ago, I was able to get a HTC Hero from RadioShack for $50. No strings attached. Just had to sign another two year contract with Sprint. Seeing how my last phone of about two years was a Palm Centro, the things I can do with this phone put my old Centro to shame.
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  • Lucid woes, irssi proxy, and more!
    May 4, 2010
    I've been busy. The semester ends in two weeks and there is not nearly enough time to get everything done. But I was invited to some awards banquet this Friday so I think I'm getting some kind of high praise from someone at this college. Anyway, moving on.
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  • I'm still alive, I promise
    April 26, 2010
    It's been awhile since I made a new post. To be honest, I haven't thought or done anything really worth blogging about.
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  • USB/Bluetooth tethering with a Palm Centro (and why I'm not upgrading my Centro for a long long time)
    March 28, 2010
    Alright, so I was in Albany this last Wednesday (March 24th) for SUNY Palooza, protesting the cuts to SUNY, thus driving up the tuition for myself and every other SUNY student. I went with 7 other people and I was not driving. The drive to Albany from Batavia is about 4 hours. So I brought a power inverter, my laptop adapter, my Hotsync cable, my cellphone, and my laptop. I then used a program called USB Modem to turn my phone into a PPP modem to the internet and the ride to and back from Albany was anything but boring. Note that I have an unlimited data plan with Sprint.
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  • FFmpeg, Inkscape, Google Wave, and stuff.
    March 23, 2010
    Since the week long summer break, my sleeping schedule is extremely off. The good side to this is that I'm waking up before my alarm clock (by like 4 hours) and making it to class on time for once. Did I mention that I'm going to be in Albany on Wednesday (tomorrow) and I have to be up and out at 6am? I digress.
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  • How I'm booting about half a dozen Linux distributions off my thumb drive
    March 22, 2010
    One of my friends texts me today asking if he can come over to use some of the gadgets and resources I have to put Linux on his netbook. Of course, I say yes and less than half an hour later, he's here and off we go on trying to put a distro called Moblin on his netbook. One problem. I don't have an external CD drive. The best I could do was try booting from a thumb drive. Not wanting to try messing around with a distro I had never heard or played around with before, my friend mentioned a program that will boot from an ISO image and I started looking into this.
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  • The joys of free labor (not), how I fixed my laptop adapter cord (again), and GitHub
    March 19, 2010
    I know I said I'd start making a post every day. It didn't occur to me that sometimes, there isn't anything interesting enough to blog about every single day. So I'm editing my previous statement and going to try promising to update this thing at least twice a week minimum, but I digress.
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  • My recent Rochester adventure, including my Arduino/avrdude problems, five days of no stress, and why I'm moving back to Rochester after this semester ends.
    March 17, 2010
    I swear, I'm really going to try updating this once a day. I'm a chronic procrastinator and keep telling myself I'll do it later, but I digress. I left Batavia Thursday (3/11) morning to head back to Rochester for a few days. I needed to get out of Batavia for a breath of fresh air with everything that has been happening. I haven't spent five consecutive days in Rochester in years. I had been planning this so I already had plans with old friends and whatnot. It had been far too long since I had last seen them.
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  • Mozilla Firefox vs. Google Chrome and there's light at the end of the tunnel
    March 3, 2010
    It's been close to a month since I've posted. Things have been... hectic, for lack of a better word. However, things are getting better, but I'll explain that later.
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  • Cheaters, liars, and traitors
    February 6, 2010
    In light of recent events, I'm putting everything, or as much as I can here. I'm not revealing all of my private life for the world to see, but enough so when people ask me what is going on, I can point here and say "READ!"
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  • Snow and surprises
    January 29, 2010
    This week has been full of unexpected surprises. Some good, some bad. The good far outweigh the bad so much, just thinking about the good is making me smile. Oh, and it's started snowing again. Lots of snow. I use one of those adjustable butane pencil torches to unfreeze my car door lock in the morning.
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  • Facebook and safety on the internet (and why Richard Hayes is a creeper)
    January 20, 2010
    It's been weeks since I've posted. Things have been kind of slow and I haven't really had anything to post about, or have the desire to. That quickly changed in the last minute and Facebook is going to feel my wrath because of it.
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2009

  • Kidnap the Sandy Claws
    December 25, 2009
    The fat bastard gave me a cold for Christmas. Seriously.
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  • A beep and stuff
    December 18, 2009
    So, something came up and that Sager notebook is going to end up taking longer than I previously expected. Anyway, I spent the last several days backing up my data, wiping my hard drive, and installing Ubuntu with LUKS encryption. I did this for several reasons, the top reason being that both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7 consistently BSOD on my laptop. I used LUKS because Truecrypt doesn't have whole drive encryption support under Linux (yet?). This post is going to be about a simple little program for Linux called beep. Beep simply makes the internal speaker beep.
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  • The grass is always greener on the other side
    December 6, 2009
    Well, it's been awhile since I've posted. Things are really starting to look up lately. I'm (finally) getting paid. The semester is almost over. I have an amazing girlfriend. I can fall asleep at night and not wake up stressed in the morning. I turned 21 a few weeks ago. Life is good.
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  • Why Facebook's recent changes are a good thing (and why people should stop bitching)
    October 25, 2009
    On October 23rd, 2009, Facebook pushed two minor changes in terms of the layout and design of the site. One of these changes included new suggestions in the Suggestions box on the right hand side the News Feed. The other change was a link at the top of the News Feed (A.K.A. Home Page) titled "Live Feed".
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  • What a tangled web we weave....
    October 24, 2009
    October hasn't been much better than September, for reasons I can't, or shouldn't, say specifically what. I can be a bit broad and say it's because of a certain person constantly promising me things, then giving me an excuse later and why it isn't their fault. This has gone on since September. It's become a problem.
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  • Follow the yellow brick road
    October 2, 2009
    Wow. September was an excruciatingly long and stressful month. I completely forgot to post updates. Here's hoping that October is much better.
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  • Microsoft's new 1's and 0's
    September 11, 2009
    Wow, it's been a few weeks since I posted something. I've been rather busy. Anyway, I have news worth sharing.
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  • Tribulations, two cents, and why I hate Best Buy and Toshiba
    August 22, 2009
    In response to an overwhelming amount of e-mails on the events at the beginning of the month with Darien Lake, nothing has changed. New York is an employment-at-will state, which means anyone can be fired at any time without any reason. As far as the manner in which I was fired, I expect that isn't entirely legal. Unfortunately, Mike Botticelli is keeping his mouth shut and not saying anything about what he did. Neither are the two other employees that witnessed what happened. Barbara Totten, Darien Lake's Human Resources director is entirely aware of the situation and isn't doing anything about it. Finding the correct NYS Department of Labor branch that would handle something like this is proving rather difficult.
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  • As one door closes, another opens
    August 8, 2009
    It's been a week since my last post, so this post is going to be exceptionally long. Especially with everything that's happened this week.
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  • Regrets
    August 1, 2009
    A few posts ago, I think I said something about regrettting spending the money for the Skype credits and this domain name? Well, I'm regretting it now. Found a $4,000 laptop for $600. I don't have enough money to afford it. *facepalm*
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  • It's on fire!
    July 28, 2009
    A little over a week ago, I saw a random update on FriendFeed. It was this tumblr update from Leo Laporte. I first saw it using fftogo.com on my cellphone. The tumblr update links to a video on YouTube that went up on July 19th, featuring a wedding ceremony that turns basically into a music video to Chris Brown's "Forever", with all of the bridesmaids and groomsmen dancing all the way up to the altar. It is a must see.
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  • One more update
    July 26, 2009
    Posting with my phone using Opera Mini. Have to use the HTML formatting tab, though. The visual formatting won't let me type anything.
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  • Grand opening and a tornado!
    July 26, 2009
    After some well needed sleep, I decided to spend a fairly large amount of money on not just a domain name and hiding my contact info off a WHOIS lookup on the domain, but a Skype In phone number, a year subscription for unlimited calling in North America, and about $10 to link this blog to the domain I bought. I'll probably regret this in a few weeks after paying a bunch of bills and wishing I had more money for gas and food, but I'm losing focus.
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  • Updates and some rambling
    July 24, 2009
    So, I have to be up for work in about five hours and I'm going to try making this short. I really doubt this is going to be short, but I digress.
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  • Hello world!
    July 24, 2009
    Here's to my first post! It's going on 4:00am and I'm sitting here watching 28 Days Later, planning on sleeping within the next hour. I'll try and continuing to update this after I get home from work.
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2008

  • A Review on Genesee Community College's College Village
    September 2, 2008
    I'm writing this post for two reasons. The first reason is that there isn't any review on College Village (or at least, nothing that Google has spidered). The second reason is I believe a lot of the things that the College Village administration advertises to be false. Prospective students are unaware of what it is really like living on College Village. What is about to follow is my own opinions and thoughts. While I know everything I'll be saying (currently) is truth and fact, I'm covering my ass by saying the above in the event someone from College Village or the Genesee Community College Foundation sees this and isn't happy.
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