Monthly Archives: July 2010
Bit of nonsense…. Have experimented occasionally but steadily on how to make really good pizza. I do not have a massive coal-fired brick oven, so I have to make do with a slightly fancy counter-top oven. Note also that I am allergic to tomato, onion, and garlic – so the most common recipes are not [...]
Random bit… The cover of “Hazy Shade of Winter” by the Bangles is one rare instance where the copy surpasses the original. The original is great. The cover by the Bangles is better. (Even minus the “babe” factor.) My only wish is for a longer version.
File this under “Missing the Obvious”. I bought VMware Workstation several years back. Used virtual machines quite a lot in developing and testing software. The company I work for licensed the enterprise version of VMware, at least in part due to developer experience using VMware. A few of the VMs currently hosted under the enterprise [...]
Of late, I have needed to test against Microsoft’s Active Directory – so I setup a virtual machine hosting Windows 2003 Server and configured as a domain controller. The domain controller is connected to small number of machines (also VMs) on a private network – pretty much what you would expect for a tightly controlled [...]