Category Archives: Old site imports
How could I resist starting with that truly awful gag. Got back from my trip to Finland with Andrea (and Pepe of course) on Friday night. Andrea is already back in Granada having left with her sister and family on … Continue reading
You’d just say: “Machine god! I beseech thee, change my /etc/hosts files so that iTunes works the way I want.” The trick is that the computer does what you mean, not what you say. Which is basically the bit that … Continue reading
If you live in Australia or the US or somewhere else equally monolingual, imagine this. You’ve just presented your PhD defence and one od the tribunal members begins speaking to you in a language you don’t speak, oh sure it’s … Continue reading
Last night on the train on the way home I saw a girl with a mushroom and and a power flower tattooed on her feet. Being the super secret spy I am, I sneakily took a photo.
Andrea and I went out last night to celebrate finishing masters and so on to a restaurant by the beach in Barcelona. The area is so touristy that Andrea got given a menu in english and we had to ask … Continue reading
From the inside of a toilet cubicle at Sabadell Hospital cafeteria, chemistry is the future:
Yesterday I defended my masters thesis (”’tesina”’ in spanish) which marks the end of my 2.5 years of study in the Computer Architecture and Operating Systems (CAOS) department. The title of my dissertation was ”’Simulación de departamentos de urgencias empleando … Continue reading
Dreamhost seem to have upgraded their python install, 2.5 is now the default. This broke all the hackish things I had to do to make my sites work with python 2.4 previously – obviously this is now fixed.
Excited to find the pens have been restocked, the green had run out.