Monthly Archives: February 2008

Slipstream drivers! N-Lite! Driverpacks.net – cool!

Ran into an interesting, fun thing recently; saw this in MaximumPC once, but didn’t really care as I didn’t think I’d need to use it, but just did it recently and found it a lot of fun. Anyways, this all … Continue reading

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list of vmkernel errors

You can get this from running: vmkerrcode -l VMK_ReturnStatus table for VMware ESX Server, Build #64607 Name Dec Hex errno equiv Description ——————————————————————————- VMK_OK 0 0 OK Success VMK_FAILURE 195887105 0xbad0001 EINVAL Failure VMK_WOULD_BLOCK 195887106 0xbad0002 EAGAIN Would block VMK_NOT_FOUND … Continue reading

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Using virtual serial ports via named pipes in ESX 3.5

Create a named pipe as you typically would as the server on your first VM. The corresponding entries in the vmx file: serial0.present = “true” serial0.yieldOnMsrRead = “true” serial0.fileType = “pipe” serial0.fileName = “/vmfs/volumes/472c028b-dd6c1d22-a8f4-001aa0c0b349/Zangief-Fileserver/Zangief-pipe” serial0.pipe.endPoint = “server” serial0.tryNoRxLoss = “true” … Continue reading

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Give a man a fish …

Give a man a fish, and he’ll eat for a day. Give a fish a man, and he’ll eat for weeks! Takayuki Ikkaku, Arisa Hosaka and Toshihiro Kawabata, Animal Crossing: Wild World, 2005

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spirtuality

“We are not human beings having a spiritual experience. We are spiritual beings having a human experience.” — Pierre Teilhard de Chardin: Was a French Jesuit, scientist, and philosopher I’ve heard this from Wayne Dyer as well.

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Chains for driving in the snow …

When putting on chains … or buying chains … make sure you get gloves too! It’s freezing! Also, turn the tire, so you have a little more reach to get to the back of the wheel. It makes it a … Continue reading

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Re: Ash Wednesday or Chinese New Year?

Why should religion be more important than New Year’s day? We all know that the lunar calendar is more accurate compared to the roman calendar … [ad#co-1]

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VMware yet again, wins over Parallels…

They did it once with the Apple Mac – Fusion over Parallels. Now again in Linux. Full details here: http://www.techthrob.com/tech/linux_virtualization.php Virtualization in Linux: A Review of Four Software ChoicesIntroductionThis week Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu Linux, announced a partnership with … Continue reading

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MS Age of Empires Settings

How to get pop 200 offline , Click start, programs , microsoft games , age of empires , then Right click on the Age Of Empires Icon and go to Properties and then select the Target Box it should say … Continue reading

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Re: Ash Wednesday or Chinese New Year?

Won’t your parents understand and respect your religion/choice? I’ts not like Chinese New Year and Ash Wednesday will fall at the same time every year.

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