The Road to NWN2

This is now an old game but I need to move on to it, maybe to complete the circle and go back to BG2 in the Aurora engine.

This is the bioware   … » Read more …

W8 Virtual Memory

There seems to be a common fault with W8.x, it generates memory warnings well before any reasonable memory usage.

“Close Programs to Prevent Information Loss”

The error message has a bunch of   … » Read more …

Rendering RSS on my blog or wiki

I have today installed JP’s Get RSS Feed, a wordpress plugin. I shall be using this to replace my delicious linkrolls using the delicious rss location.

http://feeds.delicious.com/v2/rss/davelevy/convoyswharf

See also my   … » Read more …

Musings on O356

So work is pushing me to Office 365; it wouldn’t surprise me if the next home system does so too. I have decided to see if W7 and a more modern hardware   … » Read more …

Yvette Cooper at Demos

The challenges of a Digital World to our Security and Liberty – Yvette Cooper speech to Demos

This source is labeld check against delivery.

Yvette Cooper speech to Demos in March 2014   … » Read more …

Using EXIF on my home IT

I need to write a script that installs author and copyright facts into my pictures.

The EXIF libraries are what I need.

http://www.sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/ is the basic tool with Command Line Interface

I   … » Read more …

Apache Flume

So I need to check this out. Here are the two links I’d start with.

I need a logo, and   … » Read more …

Code is Law

Lessig’s article, “Code is Law” for Harvard Magazine is here.

I have made a .pdf here and a.docx here. both hosted on this bliki site.  … » Read more …

DOT & Graphviz

I was introduced to DOT and Graphviz. This might be useful for building dependency charts. I particularly like the radial display.  … » Read more …

Thunderbird, use thereof

This now seems pretty ubiquitous on my PC/Laptops since I moved my personal mail from Outlook to TB on my works machine to minimize errors. I have it installed on three systems,   … » Read more …