Edit: 19 November 2014. I can no longer recommend FastMail. You can read the original article below. Introduction I am a hoarder. If we didn't keep moving house every few years, I'd be living in a pile of obsolete technology, eating M&Ms from the carcass of a G4 iMac. Fortunately, I married up. There is … Continue reading Dr. IMAP or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love FastMail
Tonight, I scheduled Windows Updates on a customer's server, and decided to sit through the process myself. After the 1.9GB of downloads to support 31 updates had downloaded and installed, I pressed the "Restart" button on the Windows Update dialogue box, and waited. And waited. And waited. Normally, this server is responsive to Remote Desktop … Continue reading Windows Updates gone awry
I play Philip Markham. I hope you'll come and see it. The show will be running at the Pumphouse Theatre in Calgary. Tickets available from Morpheus Theatre direct. Three weeks to go! MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM 3 - 11 October 2014 By Ray Cooney and John Chapman Directed by Jay Newman When Philip Markham, loving … Continue reading Move Over, Mrs Markham
We recently returned from our anniversary trip, which this year was to the Hawaiian islands. Starting on Oahu, we stayed in Honolulu and saw Pearl Harbour, and paid our respects there. Then off we went to the Big Island, and stayed in Kona. We took a two-hour helicopter tour over the island, and saw the … Continue reading Hawaii
Caustic, no-holds-barred, foul-mouthed, and a delight, and we'll miss her. The opportunity to see her in April makes this less sad. So long, Joan. Give 'em hell up there.