Ubuntu

First of all, thanks must go out to everyone who passed on their birthday wishes. Thanks so much, I am really grateful. I had a bit of a birthday bash on the Friday night, and I managed to put away a remarkable amount of lager. It was a great night and it took most of...

Caged blenders

Yesterday I headed down to London for the Voluntary & Community Sector Open Source Meze. It was a great day and I had the opportunity to meet some really interesting people, many of which I have spoken to over email before. I think Dan, Adrian and the rest of the...

I love birthdays

Susan got me an iRiver MP3/OGG player for my birthday. It is awesome. Busy days yesterday and today. Just after I wrote my last log entry, I practically blew away the database on the jonobacon.org server when I was messing around with some MySQL configuration. All is...

Watch it go

Well, well, well, my most recent article for the O’Reilly Network called Improving Linux Driver Installation seems to have caused a bit of a stir across the ether. The story has been linked on Slashdot (link), OSNews (link), Linux Weekly News (link) and...

There must be a better way

I am pleased to see that my talk has been finalised at the Blender Conference 2004 in Amsterdam. I am heading over there with my buddy Jon Leek and t’will be fun. I have added the talk to my Speaking Events page and it is on the front page of jonobacon.org toon...