Category Archives: military

Trip Report: UW signing-party

Dear Debian Users, I met last night with a friend from many years ago and a number of students of cryptography. I was disappointed to see the prevalence of black hat, anti-government hackers at the event. I was hoping that … Continue reading

Posted in 19.34 RCW, amateur, cryptography, debian, Free Software, freenode, government, gpl, irc, LD43, linux, microsoft, military, Networking, NIST, nsa, open source, OSX, pgp, politics, PRCCDC, production, security, SELinux, Software, tls, ubuntu, washington, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo, Windows, x509 | 17 Comments

Vacation Tasks

So, I’m taking vacation this week and next. Here’s a (partial) list of tasks that are left to do: Visit BC for NANOG 55 Work with Threshold Communications to verify interop is working as well as it seems to be … Continue reading

Posted in abuse, ajax, asterisk, C.J. Insider, colliertech, debian, dns, F5, feds, Free Software, freenode, government, Hardware, irc, kvm, libvirt, linux, military, Networking, performance, perl, quagga, Software, storage, Telephony, virtualization, washington, wireless, xen | 1 Comment

Rokey-Tobu

This maneuver consisted of holding someone’s hand and patting it while assuring them that someone who has experience responding to emergencies would be there soon. Continue reading

Posted in C.J. Insider, feds, friends, government, military, security | Leave a comment

Article on Paco

Paco, a friend of mine and fellow contributor to the Mono project was recently covered in an article in the Ft. Worth/Dallas Start Telegram. Paco’s an inspiration to a lot of us. He recently joined up with the Air Force … Continue reading

Posted in friends, iraq, military, mono, paco, RIP, security | Leave a comment

Man, that sucks

I’ve dropped from a google pagerank of 7 to 5. I need to be more interesting, it seems. So, things… Unit testing with Perl is fun. You should all take a look at petdance‘s WWW::Mechanize and Test::WWW::Mechanize. If one were … Continue reading

Posted in C.J. Insider, cocoa#, colliertech, family, friends, games, military, mono, performance, perl, petdance, snow, video, weather, wiki, wikipedia, winter | Leave a comment

Good words, George

I approve of the ideals you brought up during the SotU. Well done with the budget balancing. More of the same please. Good stuff on the making peace with the differently-colored. If these ideals come to fruition, your administration will … Continue reading

Posted in conservatism, feds, government, iraq, military, politics, security | Leave a comment

Public Mockage of Our Inept Commander in Chief

I wrote this in early December 2006 when I heard that dorkball was considering stretching our military to the breaking point by deploying more of our troops to do his nasty bidding. I thought I’d give him some time to … Continue reading

Posted in feds, government, humor, iraq, military, pgp, politics, security | Leave a comment

RAIDoD

Redundant Array of Inexpensive Departments of Defense Ha.

Posted in feds, government, military, parody, politics | Leave a comment

Special delivery

Hello? Iraq? I have a large package of Freedom here… er, actually, we’re out of Freedom. We’ve substituted it with permanent military occupation. Will you sign here, please?

Posted in frontalot, iraq, military, politics | Leave a comment