Category: Geekie things

scos presentation proposal

I proposed this for the annual standing conference on organizational symbolism conference “serious fun”… and it was accepted. it is a spin off the darknets research i’ve been pursuing on the side for a year… so now there are two papers in development on this topic… I’m sharing it so people can see more […]

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Happy Idiot from Ernie

See the happy idiot He doesn’t give a damn. I wish I were an idiot. My God! Perhaps I am. from

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ssh tunneling for mail

ssh -N -p 22 -c 3des -L 10025/localhost/25 This opens up a ssh tunnel which routes all mail sent to port 10025 on my local machine to port 25 on Dreamhost’s server. You can make this process seamless by (1) generating a SSH key pair [ssh-keygen -t dsa] with no password (just hit return) […]

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Godwin's Law

Godwin’s Rule of Nazi Analogies: As a Usenet discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches one. (source, Mike Godwin via google.)

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Alpha and Beta testing

Over the years I’ve been an alpha or beta testor on a myriad of computer games. Meridan 59 Asheron’s Call 1 Anarchy Online Civilization for Linux by Lokigames WoW (open beta) and some software pointcast college network zend studio (open beta) php4 (open beta)

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