Roy's Blog

A Hacker's musings on Code | Tech | Life

Merry Christmas to one and all 8) I woke up this morning with a smile on my face, a song in my heart and Abbey in my arms. Perfect start to whats going to be a perfect day :)

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Which is bad. Luckily I keep backups - unluckily I lost my entire pgp keyring including my revokation cert as directories with .g weren't being backed up for some odd reason.So I've had to make a new one.uberlord@gentoo.org 0xa699fcd1I've tailored my backup not to skip the .g now. Maybe I did th...

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So, recent conversion to KDE I've been using Konqueror as my default browser. It's come a very long way since I last used it all those years ago - it's now quite slick. In many ways I now prefer it to Firefox as it loads much much faster, uses less memory and is integrated to a higher level...

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Well, in Gentoo anyway ;) A developer called max had the package, but as he's been inactive for over a year so he's been "retired" and I took it! Which makes me the maintainer for dhcpcd, pump and now dhcp (dhclient). Yay :)

So I've closed all outstanding bugs (some marked NEEDINFO, UPSTREAM or TE...

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I've been a long time GNOME user pretty much since the start. I dabbled with GNOME and KDE when they were both in their early infancy (ie pre version 1) and finally settled on GNOME. KDE was (at the time) too slow, very klunky and loads of bugs. And it looked naff too!So, a long time using GNOME...

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