Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 12th, 2007 in Beer Planet
Updated: December 17th, 2007
An adorable group of orphaned baby owls have been adopted by a silly-looking stuffed toy owl, after they were found on the brink of death in the wild. You have to see the photo to believe it – you will die of cuteness!
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Are you dead yet?
Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 11th, 2007 in Personal
Help me pick something from my shelf. What should I drink tonight? (Yeah, yeah, work is tomorrow but who are you to judge me?)
Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 10th, 2007 in Humor
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Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 10th, 2007 in Entertainment
Tonight, we dine, in de_dust!
Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 4th, 2007 in Linux
Updated: March 19th, 2008
I don't know about you but I've had a lot of problems making screen work nicely with YaST. Both putty and SecureCRT had major problems displaying YaST's ncurses interface. The screenshots below depict the problem quite clearly. If at this point you don't see anything like this, you are most likely not affected and can go get a beer.
If you are seeing similar problems, here's the fix. After digging around a bit, I have discovered that the problem was incorrect data encoding. My character set was set to KOI8-R while ncurses expected UTF-8. Here is how to change the corresponding setting in putty:
… and SecureCRT:
Now restart YaST and voila:
P.S. You may be wondering why my screen …
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Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 1st, 2007 in Personal
Updated: November 5th, 2007
This space is reserved for sucking up to Mozilla.
Firefox rocks, yeah!!
Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 1st, 2007 in Humor
Updated: April 29th, 2008
For all the Intel folks out there (shout out to the Folsom Intel, Prairie City Road, woo woo). It is especially funny because it's so true. Dedicated to Nathan Foster and Thaya.