Category Archives: IT

New kind of Micro$oft bull$hit

Unknown error in Windows update. I mean, seriously, what kind of crappy bull$hitware is this ? I even paid for this. And this is supposedly “Enterprise-Class” ?  

Oracle gets a F-

Sad to see how Oracle broke Solaris. I started with Solaris 2.1 around 1991, we had a good 15-years ride together. Now read what James Gosling think about Oracle’s job.

Calling BS level 5 !

On November 13, I ordered 3 items from an online shop which pretended to have them in stock. 16 days later, only one of them arrived. After several complaints, here is the answer I got after asking for explanations: Unser Lieferant welcher die Sennheiser Kopfhörer liefert musste Insolvenz anmelden, und alles reorganisieren, um die Waren […]

Avoiding D-Link forever

Whow. NSA has its fingers everywhere.

Service-provider NMS / Overlapping IP addresses with Zenoss Core

Zenoss Core cannot be used properly to manage overlapping IP addresses. The commercial version of Zenoss can do it, but the design they used to piggyback this feature is the usage of realms to segregate conflicting IPs, so if you have custA and custB both using 10.1.2.3, they end up being stored as custA:10.1.2.3 and custB:10.1.2.3. […]

2013 and still crashing

Microsoft still crashing… why do I have to endure such a high-level of bullshit after all these years ?  

When did you sit on a 60’000 € chair for the last time ?

First impression with SAP

At a customer site, starting March the 1st, we have to book our hours in a tool called ProTime, based on SAP. My first impression: these guys should go to basic lessons on GUI design. Here is the login mask on my browser. Yes, you see it right: the font is about Arial 5, the […]

Why it is not the end of the world

Well, we are Saturday 22, and the world did not end. Here is my explanation : 4’000 years ago, a stone-sculptor called Smarty was given a task by Nokopf, his manager: craft a stone agenda valid for the next 6’000 years. being a good worker, and wanting to satisfy his boss, Smarty searched for a […]

You need Evernote

I have switched over many note-taking systems during the last years, but nothing come close to Evernote. If you don’t have it yet, go ahead, it’s extremely cool and easy to use. There is even a Linux version called Nevernote.