Author: Michael Fox

2018-01-14 -  Links for Week 2
2018-01-05 -  Tube now water tested
2017-12-29 -  Mikrotik RouterBoard RB3011 purchased
2017-12-29 -  Mikrotik RouterOS 6.41 changes
2017-12-27 -  Intel 7th Generation Desktop vs Laptop CPU sample
2017-12-26 -  New Magazine Subscription
2017-12-25 -  New Tablet – Samsung Galaxy Tab A
2017-05-14 -  A Dog’s Purpose
2017-04-26 -  Site Maintenance
2017-04-25 -  Happy 1st Birthday Coco
2017-04-20 -  Mt Fuji
2017-03-08 -  New PC Build
2017-03-07 -  New PC hardware arrived
2017-03-05 -  Spa finally connected to wireless
2017-02-28 -  Ubuntu 16.04, tvheadend and SiliconDust HDHomeRun
2017-02-12 -  Mikrotik wAP – Installation
2017-01-31 -  Silicondust HDHomeRun Connect
2017-01-30 -  Mikrotik wAP – RBwAP2nD purchased
2016-12-22 -  Netflix – Fire with Fire
2016-12-10 -  DIY Concreting
2016-11-19 -  Boat Launched
2016-11-03 -  New Internet Provider
2016-11-02 -  iiNet – Opticomm service disruption
2016-10-19 -  Boat Licence Acquired
2016-10-17 -  Boat Purchased
2016-10-08 -  House Landscaping – Update 10
2016-09-25 -  House Landscaping – Update 9
2016-09-17 -  House Landscaping – Update8
2016-09-11 -  Backyard Progress – Update7
2016-09-10 -  Backyard Progress – Update6
2016-09-03 -  Remembering Steve Irwin 10 years on
2016-09-02 -  Next Business Day Delivery – Failure
2016-09-01 -  New monitor – Asus VP228H
2016-08-27 -  Backyard Progress – Update5
2016-08-21 -  Lawn got its first mow
2016-08-20 -  Backyard Progress – Update4
2016-08-18 -  Core Drill – Best power tool ever
2016-07-30 -  Timber Retaining Wall Completed
2016-07-28 -  New Computer Build Update3
2016-07-21 -  Backyard Progress – Update3
2016-07-10 -  New Computer Build Update2
2016-07-07 -  New Computer Build Update1
2016-07-06 -  New Computer Build
2016-07-04 -  Swim Spa – Delivery
2016-06-29 -  Backyard Progress – Update2
2016-06-26 -  Backyard Progress – Update1
2016-06-26 -  New Puppy
2016-06-17 -  More progress – Despite the rain today
2016-06-13 -  Productive Long Weekend
2016-06-08 -  Do I believe in Karma?
2016-06-08 -  Shed is on its way
2016-06-06 -  Finally the rain has stopped
2016-06-03 -  Concrete now been done
2016-06-02 -  Concrete and Yard Preparation
2016-06-02 -  DVBLogic updates DVBLink TVSource to version 6
2016-05-29 -  Second Clothesline Installed
2016-05-26 -  First Clothesline Installed
2016-05-24 -  FTTP service performance – Update1
2016-05-24 -  Last items moved – Move completed
2016-05-23 -  FTTP service performance
2016-05-20 -  Move Day
2016-05-19 -  Just 1 day left
2016-05-16 -  New Shed
2016-05-12 -  iiNet Internet services scheduled for move
2016-05-08 -  Temporary Letterbox Installed
2016-05-07 -  New Ratchet Tie Down Straps
2016-05-03 -  FTTP Installation booked
2016-04-28 -  Carnival Spirit – Cruise S614 – Isle of Pines
2016-04-27 -  Carnival Spirit – Cruise S614 – Sea Day 2
2016-04-26 -  Carnival Spirit – Cruise S614 – Sea Day 1
2016-04-26 -  Carnival Spirit – Internet Access Prices
2016-04-25 -  Carnival Spirit – Cruise S614
2016-04-19 -  Docker Beta
2016-04-18 -  House construction – Projected Completion
2016-04-17 -  My poor car – Blown tyre
2016-04-14 -  An honest opinion on DVBLink TVSource from DVBLogic
2016-04-14 -  Kung Fu Panda 3
2016-04-12 -  DVBLink TVSource from DVBLogic Registered and Licensed
2016-04-10 -  DVBLink from DVBLogic Trial over
2016-04-09 -  The trailer I got for my birthday finally purchased
2016-04-05 -  Good website for new home builders
2016-04-02 -  New House – Hills Home Hub installation
2016-03-31 -  Windows Preview – Running Bash on Ubuntu on Windows
2016-03-29 -  Overview – DNTV Dual Hybrid 7164 PCIe DVB-T Card
2016-03-29 -  Badlock Bug – Get ready for patching
2016-03-28 -  Site Decisions and Direction
2016-03-27 -  Happy Easter
2016-03-27 -  Lego City Additions
2016-03-26 -  New Freeware from GRC: Never10
2016-03-26 -  Setting up Mikrotik RouterBoard with USB Mobile Broadband Dongle
2016-03-24 -  Duxtel Mikrotik Monday Hardware Arrives
2016-03-23 -  New Hardware – DNTV Dual Hybrid 7164 PCIe DVB-T Card
2016-03-23 -  Upper Middle Bogan – Season 3
2016-03-21 -  Duxtel Mikrotik Monday Winner
2016-03-14 -  False Advertising
2016-03-12 -  Commvault Pre and Post Processes
2016-03-12 -  Highway Thru Hell
2016-03-12 -  The house that 100K built
2016-03-11 -  A vivid dream about Buddy
2016-03-02 -  First contribution to PortableJekyll accepted
2016-03-02 -  No success with dvblink and Realtek Tuner on Windows
2016-03-01 -  Better way to download Intel NUC drivers
2016-02-27 -  Wife’s new car
2016-02-16 -  Disabling Windows 10 Upgrade Notification
2016-02-16 -  SSL Stripping and HSTS Bypass with BetterCap
2016-02-11 -  unRAID 6.1.8 now available
2016-02-10 -  New Hardware – Western Digital 1TB Blue
2016-02-09 -  Synology DSM 5.2 – How much has it changed
2016-02-06 -  Internet Connectivity – State of affairs
2016-02-06 -  unRAID 6 from Lime Technology is simply amazing
2016-02-06 -  Internet Connectivity – State of affairs
2016-02-04 -  House Construction – Garage Cabling
2016-01-31 -  unRaid – Lime Technology
2016-01-21 -  KVM on CentOS is amazing
2016-01-16 -  Intel NUC under desk mounting
2016-01-15 -  Blast from the past – BBStro from Central Park West
2016-01-12 -  Commvault 11 – Linux File System Interactive Installation Demonstration
2015-12-20 -  ESXi Whitebox
2015-12-07 -  PC Gaming
2015-11-29 -  Intel i3 NUC Update
2015-11-08 -  Intel i3 NUC
2015-11-05 -  games.on.net announces closure
2015-10-29 -  Upgraded 2nd TiVo Series 3 with 2TB internal drive
2015-10-29 -  New IceTV sales tatics
2015-10-25 -  Western Digital Green 2TB – WD20EZRX Ordered
2015-10-19 -  TiVo Series 3 Internal 2TB Hard Drive Upgrade
2015-10-07 -  Simpana 10 – Windows File System iDA installation on Windows Server 2008 R2
2015-10-07 -  IceTV and the Skippa pre-order disaster
2015-09-15 -  Concrete Slab Piers Drilled
2015-08-10 -  New AMD Gaming PC build
2015-08-09 -  Retaining wall damaged
2015-08-08 -  Farewell Buddy
2015-08-08 -  A tribute to Buddy and Bindi
2015-08-08 -  Farewell Buddy
2015-08-07 -  PC laptop purchased
2015-08-02 -  Simpana 10 – How to use CvNetworkTestTool to test network performance
2015-07-31 -  YAMS – Yet another Minecraft Server
2015-07-30 -  Simpana 10 – Populate Commserve Software Cache using Bootstrapper
2015-07-28 -  Changes to heimic sites
2015-07-22 -  Mikrotik RouterBoard RB951G-2HnD First Look
2015-07-21 -  Nice new Mikrotik RB951G-2HnD arrives
2015-07-18 -  Simpana 10 – Push installation using custom install path
2015-07-17 -  Mikrotik RouterBoard RB941-2n – hAP Lite and RB260GS review
2015-06-29 -  Lego Train
2015-06-21 -  Mikrotik RouterBoard Hairpin NAT
2015-06-08 -  Tivo Series 3 Backup
2015-06-07 -  New Game Purchases
2015-06-05 -  New ADSL Provider – iiNet
2015-05-05 -  WordPress Add Media Upload Failures
2015-05-01 -  Round The Twist
2015-04-22 -  Mikrotik – Total convert
2015-04-22 -  Minecraft – New fan
2015-04-19 -  New antenna installed at Caravan
2015-04-15 -  Exetel Evening Network Congestion
2015-04-08 -  MikroTik – RB450G
2015-03-26 -  Transport Sync – The hardware and the software
2015-03-20 -  Crucial 256GB m550 SSD
2015-03-10 -  Transporter Sync – Use case
2015-03-07 -  Transporter Sync Ordered
2015-03-04 -  File Transporter – Cool bit of technology
2015-02-27 -  Survey Report
2015-02-21 -  Interior selection and beyond
2015-02-16 -  Signed with builder
2015-02-14 -  The land release and block progressing nicely
2015-02-13 -  Simpana 10 – MySQL on Windows Server 2008 R2 – Video example
2015-02-12 -  Simpana 10 – PostgreSQL on Windows Server 2008 R2 – Video example
2015-02-03 -  Raspberry Pi 2 announced
2015-01-31 -  New Case – Ended up getting an Corsair Carbide Series Spec 02
2015-01-31 -  PPP LCP EchoReq failures
2015-01-31 -  Initial impression of TP-Link TD-W8960N wireless router
2015-01-29 -  ADSL issues
2015-01-26 -  Rebuilt Simpana Test Lab
2015-01-13 -  Reconfigured my Dual 24 inch Display Setup
2015-01-09 -  I have a FitBit Flex
2015-01-08 -  HTS Tvheadend 3.9.2332 screen capture
2015-01-07 -  Google Drive Direct Download of large files
2015-01-05 -  Case Change – Corsair
2015-01-04 -  New Mini-ITX Case?
2015-01-03 -  Commvault – Demo of using FTP to upload items onto qnftp01 site
2015-01-02 -  Simpana 10 – Enabling Pre-Check Operations During Update Installation
2015-01-02 -  Continued success with Intel DN2820FYKH NUC
2015-01-01 -  Noontec N5 Gigalink a year later
2015-01-01 -  Happy New Year – Welcome to 2015
2014-12-31 -  DashCamTalk website – great resource for Dash Cameras
2014-12-31 -  The last day of 2014
2014-12-29 -  Playing around with Jekyll
2014-12-26 -  A week later and someone nearly runs me off road again?
2014-12-20 -  A driver who has no regard for others.
2014-12-14 -  G1W-C Dash Camera – Test footage
2014-12-13 -  Music and Memories
2014-12-06 -  Lego Technic Container Truck 42024
2014-11-22 -  Our Land – Nov 2014 Update
2014-11-11 -  Another Intel DN2820FYKH NUC
2014-11-07 -  Dash Camera arrives – finally
2014-10-27 -  G434 – Carnival Legend – Pacific Islands – Green Eggs and Ham
2014-10-27 -  G434 – Carnival Legend – Pacific Islands – Nouveau Restaurant
2014-10-27 -  G434 – Carnival Legend – Pacific Islands – The Food
2014-10-07 -  Intel DN2820FYKH NUC Update
2014-10-03 -  Repairs complete on Monster Beatle
2014-10-01 -  HobbyKing Spare Parts Order Arrives
2014-09-29 -  Budget Dash Camera
2014-09-25 -  Linux bash vulnerable on most modern Linux distributions
2014-09-09 -  Turnigy 4×4 Mini Trooper and Monster Beatle ESC Upgrade or Replacement
2014-09-06 -  Axial SCX10 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited C/R Edition
2014-08-17 -  Linode continues to be a powerhouse VPS provider
2014-08-05 -  Intel DN2820FYKH NUC
2014-06-11 -  lxc on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
2014-06-05 -  Ubuntu 14.04 Server and LXC
2014-06-02 -  Abandoned Microsoft Surface RT
2014-05-25 -  New Game Ordered – Watch Dogs on PS3
2014-05-19 -  WordPress Comment Spam
2014-05-18 -  Carnival Spirit – 8 Day cruise
2014-05-07 -  Contracts exchanged
2014-05-05 -  New Dell Inspirion Intel i3 – Model 3537
2014-05-02 -  Simpana 10 – Linux FS iDA interactive installation on Ubuntu 14.04 Server LTS
2014-04-30 -  Ubuntu 14.04 Server with TvHeadend and Realtek RTL2832U USB tuner
2014-04-29 -  rtorrent and rutorrent on Debian 7.5 Wheezy
2014-04-25 -  Realtek RTL2838 DVB-T tuner failure
2014-04-25 -  Simpana 10 – Commserve DR Backup
2014-04-12 -  Land Purchase
2014-04-12 -  Ubuntu 12.04.4, TvHeadend and Realtek RTL2832U USB tuner
2014-04-07 -  Land Sale – Priority Numbers
2014-04-07 -  LiPo battery failure
2014-04-02 -  Simpana 10 – advanced client properties – firewall – outgoing routes UI change
2014-04-01 -  More Simpana 10 content
2014-03-28 -  Simpana 10 – PostgreSQL 8.4 backup on CentOS Linux 5.10 x64 – example
2014-03-27 -  Simpana 10 – Linux client prepost command execution failure
2014-03-26 -  Simpana 10 – Specifying the media parameters for RMAN command line operations – Example
2014-03-24 -  Debian Sources List Generator
2014-03-24 -  CommVault Simpana 10 Service Pack 6 now GA
2014-03-21 -  Conflicting OSX Free space between Finder and Disk Utility
2014-03-18 -  Microsoft OneNote now free on Apple App Store
2014-03-18 -  System security and sudo
2014-03-12 -  Linux installation on SSD
2014-03-10 -  Linux system hardening
2014-03-08 -  Plumbing issue now resolved
2014-03-06 -  New PC laptop purchase
2014-03-04 -  Finally section of Garden Edging installed
2014-03-03 -  New Voice Services Provider – Telecube
2014-03-02 -  Obihai, Obitalk and the hardware
2014-02-26 -  Obihai
2014-02-25 -  Harold Ramis RIP
2014-02-25 -  Noontec N5 Gigalink Firmware info
2014-02-18 -  DB2 Archive log backup failing
2014-02-18 -  Cache Database is failing at client side
2014-02-17 -  Site modifications and updates
2014-02-15 -  A washed car always leads to rain
2014-02-15 -  Broke my corded Jigsaw
2014-02-12 -  Hackpad – a site to watch
2014-02-11 -  Makita 18v LXT Li-Ion Cordless Hammer Drill Driver BHP458
2014-02-09 -  New Makita tool purchases
2014-02-09 -  Goodbye Raspberry Pi
2014-02-09 -  Wet n Wild – Sydney
2014-02-01 -  SolarTint window tint installed on car
2014-01-28 -  Backyard Garden Work – Progress pictures
2014-01-28 -  Confluence 5.4.2 installation problem – Confluence not starting post install
2014-01-28 -  Confluence 5.4.2 x64 installation error
2014-01-27 -  Wifidog and Authpuppy
2014-01-26 -  Exigent VPS
2014-01-26 -  Happy Australia Day – 2014
2014-01-17 -  Apple MacBook Air 13 BTO available for pickup
2014-01-14 -  Hyundai i30 Trophy CRDi
2014-01-12 -  New car
2014-01-12 -  New BBQ built
2014-01-03 -  Domain webhosting changes – again
2014-01-03 -  Apple MacBook Air 13inch BTO machine ordered
2014-01-01 -  Realtek RTL2838 DVB-T tuner on Raspberry Pi with TvHeadEnd success
2014-01-01 -  Raspberry Pi and Xbox 360 camera as a Webcam
2013-12-31 -  Raspberry Pi with RTL8188CUS 802.11n wifi adapter – Update
2013-12-31 -  Hello 2014
2013-12-31 -  Album Art Exchange – great idea
2013-12-31 -  XPEnology DSM 4.2 on HP N40L Microserver Follow up
2013-12-30 -  Loving the new Katy Perry album Prism
2013-12-30 -  Noontec N5 Gigalink Firmware
2013-12-30 -  Microsoft Surface RT
2013-12-30 -  Noontec N5 Gigalink NAS Review
2013-12-25 -  Noontec N5 Gigalink
2013-12-25 -  Merry Christmas 2013
2013-12-23 -  Website now running on a Exigent VPS service
2013-12-16 -  Migration to new web host provider
2013-12-16 -  MediaWiki errors during page edit shared web hosting account
2013-12-12 -  ADSL2+ router problems – constant disconnections of service due to PPP/DSL drops.
2013-12-10 -  TP-Link N600 TD-W8980 Wireless Dual Band Gigabit ADSL2+ Modem Router
2013-12-09 -  SD Card reader failure
2013-12-04 -  TiVo DVR expander drive dies
2013-12-04 -  VMware Workstation Bridged Networking failures post install of Citrix Access Gateway
2013-11-26 -  Buffalo LinkStation Pro Duo
2013-11-14 -  How to turn off Windows 7 sharing wizard
2013-11-12 -  Simpana 10 – Clearing simpana lock file on Unix clients
2013-11-09 -  Voyager of the seas – Sydney 2 night sampler cruise
2013-11-01 -  Simpana 9 – Commserve DR Backup
2013-11-01 -  Simpana 9 – Manual rollback of SP on Unix
2013-11-01 -  Simpana 9 – Unix – Manual Install of ServicePack
2013-11-01 -  Simpana 9 – Determine Unix Log and Install location
2013-10-30 -  Turnigy Brushless 4WD Monster Beatle Replacement Steering Servo
2013-10-29 -  Atlassian Confluence and NGINX
2013-10-25 -  Turnigy 4×4 Mini Trooper and Monster Beatle Steering Servo Upgrade
2013-10-23 -  Time Lapse – GoPro Hero3 Silver
2013-10-23 -  OSX Mavericks 10.9 Creating a bootable USB key
2013-10-22 -  Screenly OSE on Raspbery Pi demo
2013-10-20 -  Turnigy 1-16 scale brushless 4WD Monster Beatle Parts
2013-10-19 -  Raspberry Pi as an Information Display
2013-10-18 -  Quad Bike Stockton Sand Dunes Tour
2013-10-16 -  Port Stephens – Day 5
2013-10-15 -  Internet security and passwords
2013-10-13 -  Information Displays
2013-10-13 -  Port Stephens – Day 2
2013-10-13 -  Port Stephens NSW
2013-10-08 -  HP Microserver N40L and Windows 2008 R2 x64
2013-10-07 -  HP Microserver N40L with Ubuntu 12.04.x and LXC
2013-10-06 -  Windows 7 and FlexRAID
2013-10-06 -  XPEnology and HP Microserver N40L
2013-10-04 -  XPEnology DSM 4.2 on HP N40L Microserver
2013-10-02 -  MediaWiki page edit issues on shared hosting provider
2013-10-01 -  Breaking Bad – Sensational
2013-10-01 -  Carnival Cruises – Steakhouse menu
2013-09-30 -  Mediawiki site generating Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in LocalisationCache.php on line 390
2013-09-28 -  Turnigy Brushless 4WD Monster Beatle suffers first failure
2013-09-25 -  ERROR 2013 (HY000): Lost connection to MySQL server during query
2013-09-24 -  Simpana v10 – New ESD media released – Now includes SP4
2013-09-24 -  Simpana v10 Service Pack 4 is available
2013-09-17 -  RasPBX, FreePBX Trunk setup for MyNetFone
2013-09-17 -  Raspberry Pi and RasPBX
2013-09-09 -  Raspberry Pi and Asterisk
2013-09-01 -  Realtek RTL2838 DVB-T tuner with TvHeadEnd
2013-08-12 -  Traxxas Telluride 4×4
2013-08-07 -  Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS and lxc continued
2013-08-06 -  SDR and paging messages
2013-08-02 -  Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS and lxc
2013-07-31 -  Upgrades and installations
2013-07-27 -  Mourning for Bindi
2013-07-24 -  Raspberry Pi with RTL8188CUS 802.11n wifi adapter
2013-07-21 -  Asterisk and Voice Over IP
2013-07-13 -  Raspberry Pi
2013-07-12 -  HobbyKing Remote Control Car Purchases
2013-07-08 -  Confluence 5.1.4 installation and configuration on Linux
2013-07-07 -  Farewell Bindi – several months on
2013-07-06 -  Remote Control Fun
2013-07-01 -  Raspberry Pi – Model B – 512Mb
2013-06-03 -  Simpana 10 – installation issue on zLinux via DVD3
2013-05-28 -  Simpana 10 – 1-Touch Linux recovery demo
2013-05-25 -  Simpana 10 – Oracle iDA – Backup current controlfile via RMAN command line
2013-05-25 -  Simpana 10 – Oracle iDA – Configuration – Instance creation and GUI based backup control file test
2013-05-25 -  Simpana 10 Oracle iDA installation onto Linux client
2013-05-25 -  Simpana 10 Local uninstall of Simpana services on Linux
2013-05-25 -  MediaAgent Installation on Linux – Simpana 10
2013-05-23 -  Ram Upgrade
2013-05-14 -  Still thinking of Bindi
2013-05-13 -  Telstra Bon Jovi pre-sale failure
2013-05-13 -  Intel Ivy i3 3225
2013-05-12 -  Happy Mother’s Day
2013-05-11 -  Farewell Bindi
2013-05-08 -  MySQL backup via Simpana fails with Error Code 87:15
2013-05-06 -  Simpana 10 – SAP for Oracle backup failure
2013-04-24 -  Pedego Electric Bike
2013-04-23 -  Beautiful sunrise
2013-04-20 -  VW Golf 2007 2.0 TDI fuel economy
2013-04-18 -  Simpana 9 Oracle or File System SnapProtect Failure via NetApp
2013-04-10 -  Installing Shepherd onto OSX Lion
2013-04-09 -  Commvault Simpana 9 Linux push deployment failure
2013-04-09 -  Ubuntu Linux and Commvault Simpana 9 startup
2013-04-08 -  Debian Linux and Commvault Simpana 9 startup
2013-04-08 -  IBM Express-C
2013-04-06 -  Recover MySQL root password
2013-03-10 -  Simpana 10 – default client groups and client group properties