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Tech - Updates

First of all, until I decide on either splitting my blog, or setting up separate ‘channels’ for personal and technical stuff, I’ll annotate the difference in post titles.

So I have a few days of sanity - the last week of classes - before exam time. Hopefully I’ll wrap some ...

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Print Accounting

Since we moved into our apartment at the end of last summer, my roommates and I have had a Brother 5170DN monochrome laser in the hallway as a communal printer. Last weekend, two new printers arrived - I got a Xerox DocuPrint N4525 - a big surplus student lab printer that handles ...

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New Project, Thoughts on Development

I know I don’t update anywhere near often enough - then again, I update a lot more here than I do on my Sun blog. But I’ll do better, I promise - and I’ll setup a new template, too. Maybe tonight.

So I was just thinking about my software ...

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Blacklists, Network Performance, New Project, XKCD

Part 2 of today’s thoughts…

Blacklists, Blocking, Reverse-Validation - Yes, they have some uses. I use Daemon Synchronization in DenyHosts and plug-ins like Pyzor in SpamAssassin. However, I’ve also been the victim of blacklists, and the new Internet order, many times. There’s a conspiracy between ISPs - simply put ...

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Website, Blog, Bacula

Website - In personal news, I’ve finished migrating all of the information content of JasonAntman.com to a wiki, based on MediaWiki. I’m still getting some kinks ironed out, and working on customization, but it seems to be coming along very well. It’s wonderfully easy to update information ...

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Bug/Issue Tracking - Update / Review of Eventum

So, after many hours of investigating potential bug/issue tracking packages, I have chosen one. And gone live with it, all in one weekend. After much evaluation, my final choice was Eventum from MySQL (I’m using the current version, 2.0.1). I will admit that it is not ...

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Bug / Issue Tracking Software

I recently posted the following to the DevShed forum in hope of an answer:

I’ve spent the last 48 hours reading up on bug tracking software. At the moment, I’m using the SourceForge tracker for my public projects and a custom (lightweight kludge) system for internal and customer-specific ...

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