quasi random (kaolinfire) wrote,
quasi random

the computer's fine, really...

thanks for the wellwishing. :) recompiling the kernel AND/OR upgrading the OS got it to see all the memory without any extra tweaking. And today I just sloshed in another 512 megs -- that should keep it happy. If only the UATA cable was happier -- it's supposed to do ATA100, but ... no ... dunno why. I'm using a shielded 80 pin cable and all that goodness...

And as for accidentally getting 4.6RC1, at least it *is* a release candidate instead of just any-old current. it was good timing for that sort of mistake. the system continues to seem fine, and should remain so if I don't poke it.

Today I also got a burner. I can make backups! YAY!

last night I was supposed to hook up with someone at a bar. they didn't show because it was too cold (and they didn't let me know because they don't have a computer at home. can you believe that???)

but the drink was strong (nasty-tasting long island, but enough to get me dancing for an hour to some halfway-okay beats). and stuff. and I lit someone's one-shot pipe with some toothpicks from the bar, which made his (and my) day. :)

  • Illustration Friday -- capture

    It's been weeks since I took the time to do one of these. topic was "capture" And hey, if you're a fellow artist, you might consider submitting…

  • illustration friday -- robots

    52 I wanted a much longer joke but couldn't work it in -- "0x0110110! How could you? The first law of robots states thou shalt not…

  • new stripfight

    A new stripfight -- yep, it's Monday. :) I did mine in 30 minutes, starting from 20 minutes to spare--and photoshop was NOT cooperating with me. I…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment