Prodigy

We are off this coming friday to see the Prodigy play at the Manchester Arena. It’s a far cry from the earlier days of attending raves in the early 90’s. But all the same it should be a good night out.

dpkg was interrupted

I was having some problems with upgrading or installing new packages, I kept getting this error: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run ‘dpkg –configure -a’ to correct the problem. So I ran “dpkg –configure -a” and then got this message. “dpkg: ../../src/packages.c:221: process_queue: Assertion `dependtry < = 4' failed". So after doing some research ...

Prelude to Foundation

Currently reading Prelude to Foundation by Issac Asimov which I’m now very close to finishing. This means that I’m going to have to read all the others within the trilogy list below. Prelude to Foundation (Finished) Forward the Foundation Foundation (Finished) Foundation and Empire (Finished) Foundations Edge(Finished) Foundation and Earth(Finished) Second Foundation(Finished) Reviews will be ...

Strawberry bank

In between the xmas and the new year we took a walk up into the south lakes of the lake district just below Bowness-on-Windermere on cold and frosty day We turned up a small b road sign posted Ghyll Head and then drove up a icy road till we found a lay by to park ...

New Front Forks & Headset 2

New Front Forks & Headset
Over the weekend I finally purchased a new set of front forks and also a new headset. The old forks and headset were completely trashed, and that is an understatement. So what did I buy? Cane Creek S3 Headset Marzocchi MX Pro LO Fork I had the bike shop fit it all for me, as ...

Co – operative food buying

If you are fed-up with the supermarkets and basically being dictated to on what you buy, then may be buy as a co – operative could be the answer and the way forward in the future. For one you can control were the food comes from, how it was produced and being able to support ...