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Port forwarding with xinetd

Port forwarding with xinetd - this is really useful. I spent ages trying and failing to get an iptables-based forward from an IP address/port on machine 1 to...

British Gas find a new way to annoy me…

As if they weren't an inefficient enough organisation to deal with in other respects, today a division of British Gas asked me to send them a remittance advi...

SitRep

Apologies for the absence of updates here in 2012 to date. It's been a frustrating series of false starts to the year for me, with a break-in at St Columba's...

2011 summarized

It's been a very busy year Still working for CFL and enjoying it very much Now living in a much nicer house (not damp! luxury!) Still helping balance the bo...

India diary, day 10

In June/July 2010 I spent ten days travelling in Rajasthan, India with friends; this is my diary of the trip (full list of entries here). Got up at 9.30 and ...

India diary, day 9

In June/July 2010 I spent ten days travelling in Rajasthan, India with friends; this is my diary of the trip (full list of entries here). Rose early to find ...

India diary, day 8

In June/July 2010 I spent ten days travelling in Rajasthan, India with friends; this is my diary of the trip (full list of entries here). Today, we drove bac...

India Diary, day 7

In June/July 2010 I spent ten days travelling in Rajasthan, India with friends; this is my diary of the trip (full list of entries here). The morning after o...

India diary, day 6

In June/July 2010 I spent ten days travelling in Rajasthan, India with friends; this is my diary of the trip (full list of entries here). Day six of our epic...