Monthly Archives: June 2003

l33t haxxor

Some scummy little brazilian kid hacked the forum on one of my sites today. Wasn’t much point to it, and I reinstated it pretty quickly and easily. It will be even easier in future, now that I’ve backed up the database. Annoying, anyway. Some people obviously don’t have anything better to do with their time.… Read More »

Googled baby

Yeah baby, yeah. You know when you’ve been “Googled”: Number 1, baby. Not some name-stealer in the Essex police. Ha!

Driving me slowly mad

I’m a bit scared. The last time I drove a car on the road was in April 1998. That’s over 5 years ago. On 12th July I have to drive one of these: !! from Winchester to Nottingham to Reading to Winchester. In light of this fact, plus the fact that I’ve got to do… Read More »

Free, free as a bird

Right, then. I don’t post here very often, because I don’t have a lot to say. That’s what blogging is about though, really. Millions of people spewing rubbish into the ethernet (see what I did there?) and clogging up Google with their blithering. So, I decided this morning to try a bit of a kind… Read More »

Back to the grind

*sigh* I have had a nice week’s holiday, and now I’m back at work. I don’t want to be. Only 19 more days here at IBM. How did that happen? We had a nice ride down to Devon on Friday afternoon, it was chucking it down for the first half hour or so, but as… Read More »

Multi-cultural, innit

We had a nice evening last night. Went to our first GUI Test team meal. Hayfa did us a Malaysian meal. Vegetable curry, rice cakes, some nice potato fritter thingies, peanut sauce and some other yummy things. It’s the first time in ages that I’ve had a good discussion. We talked about all sorts of… Read More »