Shuttle SN68SG2

I have now got my hands on the best part of my new computer build today. The shuttle SN68SG2 barebone system from Aria has arrived and it’s looking good. Features Supports the Latest AM2 Multi-core Processors The new AM2 platform brings amazing performance for high level gaming and office applications. The SN68SG2 supports the latest ...

Dublin & U2

At the end of July we visited Dublin for week and to see U2 play at croke park. I’m not a fan of U2 so this was for Emma as she is a big fan. Lucky we managed to drink a few pints of the black stuffbefore hand and a few more closer to the ...

Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson

Just finished reading one of the best books I have read in a long while. The review can be find over at Media. Also look out for a new links/bookmark section coming soon to this website and also book listings I do not always write a review for all the books which I have read ...

Open Inn’s first Podcast 3

It’s comes with great news that the Open Inn people have completed the first podcast show. The first show is mainly about Ampache with an interview with the lead developer Karl Vollmer, but also covers other topic’s including how to make nettle beer by Tom from the world famous tombott site. My only input into ...

permissions of “cd-rw/dvd drive” could not be determined 2

I’m having issues mounting my cd and dvd drives. Neither drive will read a disk but can I burn cd/dvds. Also usb connection to zen creative mp3 player & ipod are not reconised. Below is my output from fstab & message when dvd is inserted into drive. fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. # ...

Upgrade to Ubuntu 9.04 3

Upgrade my system from ubuntu 8.10 to 9.04 via the software update function. It all seemed to work fine, but took about hour plus to complete which is more down to my system (self build machine, done about 5 years or more ago) than ubuntu I would say. My first impressions is that it appears ...