2

DEATH BY CUTENESS: Orphaned baby owls adopted by cuddly toy mom!


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!

image

read more | digg story

Are you dead yet?

Share
0

Got Drinks?


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?)

IMG_3225.jpg

Share
0

24 Back In '94


Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 10th, 2007 in Humor

Welcome. You've got mail.

Share
0

The 300 Counterstrike Idiots


Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 10th, 2007 in Entertainment, Humor

Tonight, we dine, in de_dust!

Share
2

Make Screen and YaST Work Together


Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 4th, 2007 in Linux, Programming

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.

image

image

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:

image

image

… and SecureCRT:

image

image

Now restart YaST and voila:

image

image

P.S. You may be wondering why my screen …

Share
0

Shout Out To Mozilla!


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!!

http://www.getfirefox.com

image

Share
1

Conan Visits Intel


Posted by Artem Russakovskii on November 1st, 2007 in Humor, Personal

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.

AC_FL_Run_BM("12343");

Share