Impressions of 2012 – 2013

Following up the two ancient posts providing some impressions of Sölden and Frankfurt, here is another one with pictures taken at various places I thought would be worth to share. Move your mouse over to get the...

Mac Mini SSD upgrade in 45 minutes

Lets assume you own a Mac Mini late 2011 or 2012 with OS X 10.7 Lion or 10.8 Mountain Lion and you want to exchange the slow HDD which came with your Mac in favor of a SSD. You will need the following for the whole process: Prerequisites: – an Apple ID – a...

Manage Multiple SSH Sessions on Mac OS X – csshX

That was exactly what I was looking for, an easy to use command line tool for managing multiple ssh sessions at once. No, not Jellyfissh only managing your credentials. Something more complex, managing multiple connections at once like PAC, but w/o the GUI and easy to...

Glims, IXquick’n Startpage

Glims is a well known Safari Plugin which extends Safari’s features by adding thumbnails, search engines and lots of other stuff. With build 32 finally IXquick – one of the most private meta search engines – was added to the list of search engines....

AdSense account has been canceled!

Yep, it has been canceled. By myself, intentionally. Those google ad’s are gone and this blog will not be monetized anymore. Why? Well, because your privacy matters and not everyone want’s to make the internet not suck (as much) with a host’s file 🙂...

FreeBSD 9.0: bge0: watchdog timeout

Currently I got a HP DL 120 in production with a HP NC107i PCIe Gigabit NIC (NetXtreme BCM5723) and FreeBSD 9.0-RELEASE #0 installed. At first those entries in /var/log/messages were ignored because everything was running smooth and the system seemed normal and...