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Abbey is going to have her bridal makeup and hairdo test session today. She knocks me off my feet all the time anyway, so I'll be interested in seeing the results 8) I wonder how many heads she'll turn when I take her out for a nice meal tonight .... :evil:Discovered last night that we need new ladd...

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After weeks of toil, sweat, abuse and plenty of beer, the Gentoo/FreeBSD/Sparc64 stage is finally ready :DGrab the stage from here!I already posted too gentoo-dev about it, so follow that linky for notes.Right now you can emerge a few packages and put together a small webserver with a choice of...

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So no gardening was done. On the plus side that left plently of time for catching up on housework stuff and writing a new Gentoo application. rc-depend is a C program that works out dependencies and ordering of all your init scripts. This was written because our bash logic, although now seemingly 10...

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Well, we've almost got the back garden de-rubbled - just one little patch to go. It would have been done this weekend if it was not for that pesky business of booking wedding cakes and honeymoon 8)We have booked 3 lovely weeks in Italy which includes 2 nights in Rome :DThis is really a 4 weeker thou...

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OK, so after much nashing of teeth over Python not emerging, I bit the bullet and wiped my disk :jawdrop:

One reboot and wanging my new stage3 onto my sparc I discovered a few missing files - heh. Most of them were the fault of baselayout not installing system FreeBSD files (bad me) and one was a...

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