March 2nd, 2002

cartoonme

Modification Administration

I've become a lax, rusty linux systems hacker. it took way too long to get all the various mess associated with a 3c575 pcmcia card to play nice under debian-testing + 2.4.x. On the other hand, I discovered that sysadmining is like riding a bike. In many ways -- if you start "modifying" things in the system without holistic knowledge of the entire process, you may be entering a world of pain.

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cartoonme

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The keyboards which come with the G4s (at least in the Cyert Cluster) are nice but not very ergonomic. Something about them causes strain where I otherwise feel no effects. I think its in the bounce -- my fingertips go numb first. But the screens are so nice on the eyes.