Monthly Archives: February 2010

passwd: cannot update password file /etc/shadow

Okay.. I got my pogoplug last week and I have been playing around with it and it is now time to change the root password… so guess what happened…

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Olympic gold medallist Amy Williams

Well Done Amy! – The picture is from see link below: Amy Williams of Great Britain and Northern Ireland eyes the track ahead in the women’s skeleton run 2 on day 7 of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics on … Continue reading

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Reflection and COBOL

For the last couple of months I have working on Visual Studio 2010 and this include Microsoft CLR v4 and I was recently asked how to write a test that determines at runtime which CLR is being used and what … Continue reading

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Aperture 3 and Olympus EP-1

As someone who really like Apple hardware and software I was extremely disapointed to find that the newly released Aperture 3 from Apple does not support Olympus EP-1 raw files.. All you get is… Come on Apple please sort it … Continue reading

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iRiver Story – Fonts

The iRiver Story allows the user to install their own fonts, these fonts can truetype fonts (ones with the .ttf extensions). To install the fonts, connect ¬†your iRiver Story device via your USB cable, then select mount/drive etc.. Then browse … Continue reading

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