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Slight Delay

Monday, November 24th, 2008 by rdm

I have been delayed in posting to the blog but I hope to get back to regular updates soon.

Yesterday I took the water taxi to Koh Larn Island.  It is a short and inexpensive trip and although it was touristy I am glad that I went.  There is a geocache at the very top of the island and it now in my smilie list!  :-)

Keep watching for updates!



Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 by rdm
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Seems that Roubi misses me.  The server keeps acting up and apache keeps crashes.  There is not just one thing that seems to causing the problem – one day it’s Tomcat the next day it is the /mnt disk space that has run out of room.

Since it is midnight in BKK and I have now had almost 5 hours of sleep this afternoon/evening I was a little more focused as I poked around on the machine and I think (hope) that I have made it a little more stable.  At least stable enough for the server to keep running until I return to AVL and I can do more sysadmin work.

So, having a wireless connection in my room along with a VPN is a blessing and a curse.  The blessing is that when the server has problems I can do everything I normally do in my office while I am 10,000 miles away.  The curse is that even though I am 10,000 miles away, I am doing everything I normally do while I am in my office.  ;-)

Now that things seem more stable I will try to sleep some more before going back to the conventionhall in a few hours.  nighty-night!