[OCLUG-Tech] Moving to Ottawa sometime this spring, looking to Linux heavily

2011-01-02 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http

[OCLUG-Tech] Still looking for a speaker for next meeting?

2011-01-25 Thread Robert P. J. Day
me know if there's any interest and I can put it together on short notice. The whole thing would take less than an hour. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA

[OCLUG-Tech] [OT?] I'm in the market for Linux training work in Ottawa

2011-01-25 Thread Robert P. J. Day
a reasonable business model. I, on the other hand, like to think there's a market for 1-day sessions on whatever particular topic a client is interested in. We'll see how well that works in Ottawa. :-) -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] is anyone seeing the intel i915 black screen issue again?

2011-01-26 Thread Robert P. J. Day
to a black screen. is anyone else who's in a similar situation seeing this? i'd just like to know i'm not alone. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http

[OCLUG-Tech] if you want to get a headstart on my OCLUG kernel modules talk ...

2011-01-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
available to anyone, and *more* than cover what i'll be talking about, so if you want to play along before the talk, feel free and i'll monitor this list until then to answer any questions folks might have. rday -- Robert P

[OCLUG-Tech] loadable kernel modules -- redux

2011-02-02 Thread Robert P. J. Day
, this is the person you want to talk to: http://candystrategies.com/about/ tell her i sent you. ok, *now* it's time for coffee. and deciding whether i want to brave the 401 today. -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] woody's on elgin after work today? why, sure.

2011-02-02 Thread Robert P. J. Day
so, linux or open-source ECM software. take your pick. see you there. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone here set up an online demo lab?

2011-02-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
going to check into rackspace as one possibility. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] [OT?] once more into the open-source ECM breech ...

2011-02-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
interest in that product but i may, in the near future, decide to write an intro course for it if i think there's a market in ottawa. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] [OT?] anyone out there using C++/Qt for production work?

2011-02-14 Thread Robert P. J. Day
who's been working with it would obviously know better. so far, while working through the review, i'm reasonably impressed with the features. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone out there using a production publishing toolchain?

2011-02-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. so ... any opinions? rday p.s. i could almost make a talk out of this, couldn't i? :-) -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] anyone out there using a production publishing toolchain?

2011-02-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] looking for person i chatted with at OCLUG meeting about training

2011-02-25 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-related training opportunities in ottawa, i'd be glad to hear about those. i'm happy to pay a finder's fee for stuff like that. i have no problem sharing the wealth. :-) -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] options for high-speed net in the market area?

2011-02-27 Thread Robert P. J. Day
good experiences with? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] options for high-speed net in the market area?

2011-02-27 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Sun, 27 Feb 2011, C. T. Paterson wrote: TekSavvy has started making cable internet offerings in some parts of Ottawa. so who would i contact if i wanted to get onto NCF via teksavvy? (if that's even how you would phrase it). NCF? or teksavvy? rday

[OCLUG-Tech] how to *start* computerizing several hundred CDs?

2011-03-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
later. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] how to *start* computerizing several hundred CDs?

2011-03-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Stephen Gregory wrote: On 11-03-10 08:47 AM, Robert P. J. Day: ... asked about ripping many CDs. I ripped my small collection of about 100 CD a few years back. I encoded everything into flac. I used the very excellent command line tool abcde. It automagically

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] how to *start* computerizing several hundred CDs?

2011-03-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Stephen Gregory wrote: On 11-03-10 08:47 AM, Robert P. J. Day: ... asked about ripping many CDs. I ripped my small collection of about 100 CD a few years back. I encoded everything into flac. I used the very excellent command line tool abcde. It automagically

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] my new laptop?

2011-03-17 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Thu, 17 Mar 2011, Woogie wrote: Component mismatch. A quad-core processor without a Solid State Disk is a waste (in the context of an interactive desktop) in my opinion. The nigh-miraculous decreases in loading times from an SSD do more for the everyday usability of a PC than a beefy video

[OCLUG-Tech] recommendations for programmable android tablets?

2011-03-23 Thread Robert P. J. Day
? thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] recommendations for programmable android tablets?

2011-03-23 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Wed, 23 Mar 2011, Rick wrote: I thought it looked promising, until I read the generally negative product reviews linked to the page you posted. On Wed, Mar 23, 2011 at 9:54 AM, Robert P. J. Day rpj...@crashcourse.ca wrote:  a friend wants to get into android programming and wants

[OCLUG-Tech] the big move -- made it here in one piece

2011-04-15 Thread Robert P. J. Day
recommend? thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] the big move -- made it here in one piece

2011-04-15 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Fri, 15 Apr 2011, Stephen Gregory wrote: On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 07:43:42AM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote: slowly getting unpacked in my market area condo so it's time to figure out where the important stuff is in the area. as in, where's a good place to buy a honking big external

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Waterloo ISP

2011-04-15 Thread Robert P. J. Day
satellite TV is still on contract. Any recommendations for dry DSL or cable providers? check out teksavvy, quite a few people were recommending it. i don't know anything about it beyond third-party reports. rday -- Robert P. J

[OCLUG-Tech] looking to unload/give away/sell geeky odds and ends

2011-04-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
at the back of my closet forever, unused and unloved. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] OCLUG project: wicked cool openwrt router?

2011-04-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
interest in doing something like this? and any alternative recommendations for other routers that would be ideal for this? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] OCLUG project: wicked cool openwrt router?

2011-04-17 Thread Robert P. J. Day
be hard to go wrong, but i'm open to dissenting opinions. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone interested in buying my telus milestone android phone?

2011-04-18 Thread Robert P. J. Day
phone, drop me a note. and, once again, i hope i'm not abusing the list. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] OCLUG project: wicked cool openwrt router?

2011-04-19 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Tue, 19 Apr 2011, Robert P. J. Day wrote: On Tue, 19 Apr 2011, Rick wrote: I might have mentioned it earlier, except for the premise that the router be inexpensive. It's totally worth the money, but this is one of the more expensive routers. Regarding the WNDR3700 vs

[OCLUG-Tech] AIIM, ECM and open source

2011-04-22 Thread Robert P. J. Day
like this, obviously, i'd like to hear what you're up to if you're allowed to share. thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca

[OCLUG-Tech] The new RH Cert book's here! The new RH Cert book's here!

2011-04-26 Thread Robert P. J. Day
there. Anyway, I'm just going to admire the book for a couple more minutes before I get back to work. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca

[OCLUG-Tech] is it appropriate to bring a bunch of giveaway/sell stuff this eve?

2011-05-03 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

[OCLUG-Tech] confusing room numbers on location page

2011-05-03 Thread Robert P. J. Day
just a note, on this page: http://oclug.on.ca/location/24/ there is a reference both to room T304 and room T117. rday ___ Linux mailing list Linux@lists.oclug.on.ca http://oclug.on.ca/mailman/listinfo/linux

[OCLUG-Tech] [OT] Enterprise content and E-Discovery, May 12

2011-05-04 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] anyone out there experienced at cyanogenmod'ing their phone?

2011-05-05 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] anyone out there experienced at cyanogenmod'ing their phone?

2011-05-05 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http

[OCLUG-Tech] any personal experience out there with hybrid SSD drives?

2011-05-05 Thread Robert P. J. Day
, is there anything about that system that would scare me off? other than the price? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] what is the uname variation that shows a 32-bit install on 64-bit system?

2011-05-06 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what is the uname variation that shows a 32-bit install on 64-bit system?

2011-05-09 Thread Robert P. J. Day
arch, which is what i was after. if anyone notices anything different, let me know. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] any interest in a local kernel programming special interest group?

2011-05-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
would be far more informal and have a much stricter focus. so ... who's in? if enough people are interested, i'll check out what it would take to meet at the code factory. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] any interest in a local kernel programming special interest group?

2011-05-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
as a short followup to my earlier note, i initially suggested get-togethers over a lunch hour. another possibility is *immediately* after work. the point is to do this for downtown people so it doesn't require any additional travel. years ago, when i lived in calgary, a number of us in the

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Distro Recommendations

2011-05-10 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] any interest in a local kernel programmingspecialinterest group?

2011-05-11 Thread Robert P. J. Day
argh! just pointed out to me that monday, may 23 is long weekend here. sorry. let's make it tuesday, may 24. my apologies. we'll resolve a topic to discuss long before then. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] any interest in a local kernel programmingspecialinterest group?

2011-05-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Thu, 12 May 2011, Martin Hicks wrote: On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 4:32 PM, Robert P. J. Day rpj...@crashcourse.ca wrote:  argh!  just pointed out to me that monday, may 23 is long weekend here.  sorry.  let's make it tuesday, may 24.  my apologies.  we'll resolve a topic to discuss long

[OCLUG-Tech] What interest in the following for the June talk?

2011-05-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
to this. And I'm sure people can harangue him with technical questions after the talk. What sort of interest is there in a talk like this for the next OCLUG meeting? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa

[OCLUG-Tech] keeping track of changes to the book linux kernel development

2011-05-15 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http

[OCLUG-Tech] first downtown ottawa linux kernel geek-up next tuesday

2011-05-20 Thread Robert P. J. Day
will definitely be diving into the source. i'm going to be working there tuesday afternoon so if no one can make it, i will just continue working. i always have work with me so i'm good no matter what happens. rday -- Robert P

[OCLUG-Tech] web page for ottawa linux geek-up next tuesday

2011-05-20 Thread Robert P. J. Day
be there, i will definitely arrange for pizza and drinks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] first downtown ottawa linux kernel geek-up next tuesday

2011-05-20 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Fri, 20 May 2011, Ian Ward wrote: Robert P. J. Day wrote on 2011-05-20 09:24: if this takes off, i'll find a place on the net to post ongoing details of future meetings. remember that the goal here is to select some specific kernel feature beforehand as a topic, and discuss

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] just a reminder of tomorrow's inaugural downtown ottawa linux kernel geek-up

2011-05-23 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Mon, 23 May 2011, Ian Ward wrote: On 05/23/2011 06:43 AM, Robert P. J. Day wrote: http://crashcourse.ca/blog/2011/05/inaugural-downtown-ottawa-linux-geek-tues-may-24-5-pm Hi Robert, If you haven't already seen these, Bart gave a couple of relevant talks at the code factory that I

[OCLUG-Tech] hanging out at the code factory already

2011-05-24 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone here going to linuxcon 2011 in vancouver in august?

2011-05-27 Thread Robert P. J. Day
just curious, as i just found out yesterday that my presentation proposal for linuxcon was accepted, so i'm definitely going and was wondering who else i'd run into there. rday p.s. for the life of me, i can't remember what i proposed talking about but it must have been good. :-) i think i

[OCLUG-Tech] description of next OCLUG meeting talk is now up

2011-05-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
http://oclug.on.ca/meeting/75/ rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http

[OCLUG-Tech] no ottawa linux kernel geek-up today ...

2011-06-07 Thread Robert P. J. Day
... for the obvious reason that there's an OCLUG meeting this evening. see you at OCLUG. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca

[OCLUG-Tech] any ELGG wizards out there?

2011-06-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
doing this properly. i figure an hour or two of time should be all it takes. any takers out there? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] any ELGG wizards out there?

2011-06-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

[OCLUG-Tech] it's time to find a speaker for the july meeting

2011-06-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
... volunteers or suggestions? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] ok, so there's no july talk

2011-06-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
i have been informed that there is typically no july OCLUG talk, so scratch that earlier email. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http

[OCLUG-Tech] ubuntu 11.04, sound, /dev and ACLs -- some debugging

2011-06-17 Thread Robert P. J. Day
fine under the slightly older kernel, with the same version of udev. i'm open to suggestions. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http

[OCLUG-Tech] [SOLVED] Re: ubuntu 11.04, sound, /dev and ACLs -- some debugging

2011-06-17 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. so, in the end, it wasn't a ubuntu issue, it was a straight kernel issue. grr ... rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] is there an articulate alternative for linux?

2011-06-21 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone driving from market area out to gimp talk tomorrow?

2011-06-24 Thread Robert P. J. Day
i won't have access to my vehicle so can anyone give me a ride out to the gimp talk tomorrow morning? i live in byward market. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA

[OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Shawn H Corey wrote: On 11-06-28 08:25 AM, Robert P. J. Day wrote: a colleague wants to write an article along the lines of the most pernicious myths about open source software. so, in your opinion, what would those be? let's stick to the top five, along

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Fwd: what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Paul B wrote: Oops, forgot the rest of you. Begin forwarded message: From: Paul B red.l...@rogers.com Date: 28 June, 2011 9:26:18 AM EDT To: Robert P. J. Day rpj...@crashcourse.ca Subject: Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source? The most

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Fwd: what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
of paragraphs for maximal effect. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
to the entire current code base isn't *remotely* as important as access to the entire version control log. and that's what i think i'll emphasize. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] what are the five myths about open source?

2011-06-28 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Shawn H Corey wrote: On 11-06-28 11:33 AM, Robert P. J. Day wrote: see my last post. i'm becoming increasingly convinced that simple access to the entire current code base isn't*remotely* as important as access to the entire version control log. and that's what i

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Just in case this happens to you

2011-06-29 Thread Robert P. J. Day
for emergency work when even init has somehow gotten borked, as seems to have happened here. now *why* that happened, well, your guess is as good as mine. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] Possible support?

2011-06-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
the legal rights of everyone involved. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http

[OCLUG-Tech] how to start page numbering on a given page in OOo?

2011-06-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com

[OCLUG-Tech] a sign of the apocalypse

2011-07-01 Thread Robert P. J. Day
http://i.imgur.com/iYnGb.png rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http

[OCLUG-Tech] possible (kernel programming) talk for august meeting

2011-07-01 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. if there's a venue somewhere, i'd like to give that test run sometime in the first week of august, so if someone wants to recommend a location that makes sense, let me know. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] libreoffice template for canadian expenses form?

2011-07-03 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. pointers? all i need is to be able to throw numbers into a table, while breaking all of the entries into general subcategories, nothing more. thanks muchly. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] a sign of the apocalypse

2011-07-05 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Tue, 5 Jul 2011, The Linux Doctor wrote: Android/Linux uses Busybox like many other Linux-based embedded systems. no, it uses toolbox. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] SECURITY ALERT: Phishing Attack (Fwd: Email Security Upgrade)

2011-07-08 Thread Robert P. J. Day
what you write than that of others. In which case he could have sent a private email. true, but that would have had far less entertainment value. rday Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario

[OCLUG-Tech] amusing sayings about git

2011-07-12 Thread Robert P. J. Day
it's easy to shoot your foot off with git. on the other hand, it's also easy to revert to an earlier foot and merge it with your current leg. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone have opinions on MSI laptops?

2011-08-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
than 17.3. so just tinier pixels but i suspect i can live with that, i just want the HD res. -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] why does my new ASUS laptop not run the memory test?

2011-09-21 Thread Robert P. J. Day
not a problem -- just memtest. any reason that might be? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone have any experience with ARM-based desktop units?

2011-10-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
, mentioned he has an ARM-based netbook, a toshiba, but he didn't have it with him. so another option is just a regular ARM netbook. -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA

[OCLUG-Tech] easiest way to convert HTML (book) file to epub/ebook?

2011-11-06 Thread Robert P. J. Day
.1p.html so i'll play with that for the next couple hours. but if someone out there has been down this road before and knows the exact steps, that would save me a bit of time. thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] easiest way to convert HTML (book) file to epub/ebook?

2011-11-07 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Sun, 6 Nov 2011, Michael P. Soulier wrote: On 06/11/11 Robert P. J. Day said: i'm currently checking out some possibilities for ebook/epub publishing but if someone has the recipe to do the following on my ubuntu system, that would be ducky. All you need is a few files, and zip

[OCLUG-Tech] how to recreate old ubuntu postfix setup on new ubuntu system?

2011-11-08 Thread Robert P. J. Day
would be the correct recipe here? i'm convinced it's fairly simple, but i'm not an email wizard. thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http

[OCLUG-Tech] any drupal gurus out there looking for work?

2011-11-09 Thread Robert P. J. Day
you up. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

[OCLUG-Tech] looking to sell a couple of the new beaglebones locally

2011-11-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
, but rather than go through the hassle of returning them for a refund, i'll happily sell the extra 2 for $75 apiece. first come, first served. a good way to get into embedded linux. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] ok. both beaglebones spoken for

2011-11-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
rday ___ Linux mailing list Linux@lists.oclug.on.ca http://oclug.on.ca/mailman/listinfo/linux

[OCLUG-Tech] hope to make it to tomorrow's OCLUG meeting

2011-11-30 Thread Robert P. J. Day
training. or not, since i don't want the competition. :-) anyway, i'll make a best effort to be there. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http

[OCLUG-Tech] tool for fancy diagrams?

2011-12-09 Thread Robert P. J. Day
like that? and with what? thanks. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] how to mount a filesystem *inside* an SD card image?

2011-12-11 Thread Robert P. J. Day
On Sun, 11 Dec 2011, Jeremy Carter wrote:  if i have a byte-for-byte image file for the SD card, is it possible to mount one of those internal filesystems?  i'm well aware of the -o loop option for mounting image files, but now i want to mount a filesystem that's *inside* such an image

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone local do really fine soldering?

2011-12-13 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn

Re: [OCLUG-Tech] anyone local do really fine soldering?

2011-12-13 Thread Robert P. J. Day
. this is a business opportunity for someone who's looking for one. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] an offer for local geeks who want to jump into embedded linux

2011-12-14 Thread Robert P. J. Day
the deal. obviously, there's lots of flex here but you should have the general idea. let me know if you're interested. i'm sure there's lots i've forgotten to explain so ask questions. rday -- Robert P. J. Day

[OCLUG-Tech] more on embedded linux outsourcing this weekend

2011-12-16 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http

[OCLUG-Tech] anyone playing with FPGA kits? need to borrow one?

2011-12-21 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] also freescale coldfire development kit sitting here

2011-12-21 Thread Robert P. J. Day
for this so, once again, if someone has a legitimate use for it, drop me a note. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

[OCLUG-Tech] cool new processors combine cortex-a9 with fpga

2011-12-23 Thread Robert P. J. Day
-- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter: http://twitter.com/rpjday LinkedIn: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/rpjday

[OCLUG-Tech] another project for people interested in linux kernel programming

2011-12-24 Thread Robert P. J. Day
while i'm assigning dev kits to people based on my earlier project, i have another venture i'm not sure what to do with so i'll just explain it and let people make suggestions. this requires no extra hardware and has no immediate compensation based on what you do except the chance to learn a

[OCLUG-Tech] some of my beagle/panda boards for sale

2011-12-31 Thread Robert P. J. Day
$193 at digikey. AFAIK, there's nothing wrong with any of these boards, i just don't need this many cluttering up my desk. rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA

[OCLUG-Tech] how does current email protocol support mail receipt verification?

2012-01-06 Thread Robert P. J. Day
it. but i don't see any way to confirm anything beyond that. thoughts? rday -- Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA http://crashcourse.ca Twitter

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