Yesteryear

This page shows what I was doing around this time of year in years gone by. It works because I store a local copy of all tweets, runs, photos and other elements of my life that I track on this blog.

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  • Had a mini-breakdown with IE8 this afternoon, all because of the placement of one JS tag. Lesson learned. 14:54
  • Back home and done the bins. Just enough time to watch Mentalist before bed. 21:44
  • @plexapp think I match the criteria, but I'm having other issues atm as well. Will have to send over an email tonight. 08:00
  • @lucy_mcnally sorry :( 09:15
  • @nevali stick nginx in place of apache and you'd probably get even more out of 'em when serving static files. 09:19
  • I love fish <3 15:57
  • What's the legal term for the justified homicide of a coworker? Particularly one who loves aquatic animals. 15:59
  • Seems @dacanning has caught my lurgy :( 16:04
  • Looks like swimming for one tonight :( 16:16
  • @stevenpainter knowing Wyndley, there probably are. 16:18
  • Sounds like a kettle on a turntable on the @383project stereo. 17:21
  • The people in my lane all seemed to have an aversion to getting their heads wet. 19:14
  • @leafmuncher any idea why I would have 100Mb of this in ~/Logs/PMS.log: DEBUG - Executed 'true ? 1 : 0' and now seeing if [1] matches [1]? 20:17
  • Lost so much time tonight just trying to get things to frigging work. 20:47
  • @Timmargh suuuuuure :p 20:50
  • @leafmuncher thanks, I'm just trying to work out why PMS seems to be killing my Mac Mini atm :( http://t.co/nxvgnfNY 21:10
  • @leafmuncher iPlayer is the only one used recently. Will try testing it. And the Drobo issue is caused by having to force-restart OS X. 21:12
  • @leafmuncher yeah, why I asked, didn't know if something was going wrong. It just chews through all memory and falls over. Waitin on fsck... 21:16
  • @leafmuncher still, not enough to force me back to XBMC :) 21:17
  • @leafmuncher and let me know if you need more testers for the optical/5.1 issue. 21:20
  • @leafmuncher thanks for the DM, will swap it out tomorrow :) 21:32
  • Not being able to reply to DMs from people who don't follow you is annoying. Surely Twitter could see if they've made contact first? 21:33
  • Laughing at @dacanning jumping from Chewie while @mikemike11 watches Critters. 02:30
  • It's 4am and I am finally off to bed. Tomorrow will entail fixing the garden so the dog can't escape. 04:00
  • Latest I've slept in in years :/ 13:20
  • Moved a ton of ash from past bonfires and enough logs for the next one. Shattered already! 14:54
  • Lol at Fringe cell style. 15:38
  • Awake for eight hours and now heading to bed :/ 21:43
  • The new version of @pavtube Blu-ray ripper looks awesome. This is why I'm not updating my PS3! 07:35
  • I had a dream I could transcode a blu-ray to mkv in realtime :( #geekfail 07:59
  • Kernel panic, first one of 2010. Grrr. 08:12
  • @pavtube I get a kernel panic everytime I run it now, sent you an email! 09:01
  • This is just cruel: http://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/brjvl/the_matrix_11years_ago_godzilla_remake_12_years/ 09:04
  • Schweet newness. http://gdzl.la/7TUkRs 09:36
  • 147 jaw drops from Brown and other alternative stats on the #Leadersdebate http://bit.ly/63336report1 (via @Daljit_Bhurji) (via @john383) 10:15
  • @jonwhitwam they're for the office, new people = new machines. 11:42
  • Second Uni placement interview went really well, can't believe my time's nearly over. 11:45
  • Damn the new Macs are sweet, you've just gotta love LED backlighting and a tonne of DDR3 RAM. 12:45
  • @kkob we picked up two new iMacs last night from there, think all the lines have had LED for a while now. 12:48
  • Off to @urbanpie with @383project crew for a nice lunch and to pick up Splinter Cell. 13:06
  • Hat tip to the guy in GAME, told me the best time/place to trade in games. 13:49
  • I was left alone within sight of a Waterstones. What can I say. Now just waiting for the guys. 13:56
  • @john383 nom nom nom. 14:16
  • Amazing bit of CGI work....worth a watch http://bit.ly/dzAsdl (via @john383) 15:17
  • @metaltoast hmm, imports.... 16:14
  • Off to see The Ghost with the @383project crew, should be a good night out. 16:31
  • Writing documentation for clients is... less than exhilarating. 17:01
  • I always consider changing my username from @Dachande663 to something more sensible. Then I remember just how long I've had it for and cba. 17:24
  • Heading home in a min, ordered in Chinese then off to cinema, should be a fun night. 18:44
  • Snapped the laundry basket lid, well done to me. 19:53
  • @KateLanchester you be knowing it! 20:19
  • Waiting for The Ghost to start in AMC with @john383, @jacobdutton and @Andy383. 21:13
  • The Ghost was neither complex enough or entertaining enough to keep @john383 awake it seems. 23:32
  • Right, working, no twittereruptions. 09:51
  • Section C. And this Visual Paradigm is actually pretty good once you get to know it (and get over the fact it's Java so backspace no worky). 11:32
  • section D while listening to Rock Band soundtrack. 12:17
  • Really not looking forward to writing out more sequence diagrams, and I should get off Twitter now. 12:29
  • Gah, please don't tell me I've just wasted 20 minutes on this pointless diagram. 12:37
  • all work done bar one section. Still got a load of other pieces of coursework needing work though. Sigh. 12:56
  • Great, it's raining and I've got a long walk later. 14:32
  • Looking forward to meeting up with @Andy383, just a shame about the damn weather, might have to take an umbrella. 15:31
  • @kellysims check if email sent from their server can get back to it i.e. basic PHP mail() test. Had that problem with some hosts. 15:32
  • Randomly found a screenshot of the old Audioscrobbler site on Flickr. Such memories. 16:01
  • Right, packed a few games, should be a good night, heading off to town in a few, might do a quick bit of shopping on the way. 16:15
  • @jasdeepbhamra cheers for linking to that mate! 18:16
  • Awaiting Handmade Burger. 18:17
  • Really digging @Andy383's new digs, tempted to move out myself. 19:19
  • Left 4 Dead, Forza and now Halo! 21:10
  • All trains delayed. At least I beat @Andy383 in last match of Halo 2. 22:35
  • Heading to bed and thinking of @Andy383 working into the wee hours, give him a raise 383, that man works too hard! 23:39
  • Going to leave last bit of coursework until Sunday, that way no matter how bad it is I won't have time to regret it and redo it. 23:45
  • up but it feels like I haven't slept a wink, not how you want to start the day. 07:16
  • at Uni, just waiting to head off to the Custard Factory in a while. 10:14
  • Waiting to start filming for gadget show. 12:30
  • Leaving Birmingham on bus, got to pick up a parcel then home. 16:25
  • finally home, feels like I've not stopped moving today. Gadget Show was great fun though! 18:04
  • hacking my xbox, installing software at the moment 18:44
  • @john383 just a basic softmod, put the UnleashX dashboard on and then load Xbox Media Centre so I can watch films in main room. 19:03
  • downloading the NDURE softmod now over bittorent, 36Mb, estimated time 2 hours. Great. 19:03
  • damn, and I need to find another cat5 cable to use for networking it. And hi back @john282 19:06
  • @john383 I'm looking at getting a Mac come June to replace my aging Dell, so this will definitely help, thanks for the link. 19:10
  • trying new softmod on Xbox while watching The Apprentice 20:01
  • oops, just realised why it isn't working. I kind of forgot to copy all of the actual files across. My bad. 20:32
  • damn it, seems this action replay memory card delights in corrupting the linux install. Time to hunt for an old Xbox memory card. 20:55
  • heading off, done a hell of a lot of stuff today. Hopefully tomorrow will be less hectic and then it's the weekend (at least for me). 22:01
  • getting ready for school again tomorrow, damn holidays are too short 10:57
  • getting ready for Prison Break and school, holidays are now officially over. 20:44