Month: September 2008

New York City 2008


My photos from a trip this month to New York City are posted over on Manufactured Fotos in the gallery New York City 2008. The photos don’t tell the whole story, but they show a few of the things we did and saw. Enjoy!

Switching: Moving from openSUSE to Ubuntu


In December 2005 after looking around for a Linux distribution, SUSE 10.0 seemed a good choice. SUSE, which was later renamed openSUSE, remains a good Linux distribution. At that time there were a few mentions of a newer distribution called Ubuntu. People using Ubuntu seemed to be quite enthusiastic about it. It seemed interesting, but early attempts to install it on my hardware were futile. The problem that I ran into with several versions of […]