Usually I do this review on the 10th of December every year but this year I may not have time on the 10th so I set out to do it on the weekend before. Here goes:
December 2nd, 2014 - Upgraded io.solarscale.de November 27, 2014 - Google should be broken up? No. November 26, 2014 - Got out the winter jacket November 24, 2014 - Left Zoosk forever, Love DS November 21, 2014 - Fixed a long standing bug with Delphinusdnsd November 20, 2014 - Love coming to an end November 19, 2014 - Living with Schizophrenia: the medication November 16, 2014 - Reading Glenn Greenwalds book November 14, 2014 - Delphinusdnsd is born November 13, 2014 - Reflections: Nine years of wildcarddnsd November 13, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd 0.9.0 will be released tomorrow November 5th, 2014 - Graphing DNS queries November 2nd, 2014 - Careful of a FritzBox downgrade October 29, 2014 - Proud owner of 5.6 CD's October 26, 2014 - When TCP is blocked/manipulated October 25, 2014 - On my Christmas wish list: book of Pf October 22, 2014 - Mytd, my tcp traceroute daemon October 19, 2014 - I have a new VPS! October 18, 2014 - Wiping keys, so important October 15, 2014 - Turning off SSLv3 on OpenBSD's Firefox October 13, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd 0.9.0 to be released next month October 11, 2014 - Citizen4 October 4th, 2014 - money lookout October 3rd, 2014 - Tried the firechat app September 30, 2014 - Two tcp traceroutes September 24, 2014 - Donated 5 dollars to the FreeBSD Foundation September 22, 2014 - OpenBSD blocked at the routers? September 20, 2014 - Equinox in three days September 12, 2014 - The Enforcers of the Internet? September 10, 2014 - moon finally gone September 7th, 2014 - Venus (computer) has 4 more interfaces September 2nd, 2014 - Donation time again September 1st, 2014 - Purchased Soekris addon August 29, 2014 - War in Europe August 29, 2014 - holiday coming to an end August 22, 2014 - Fears of a centralized wifi August 21, 2014 - Futile attempt on a dating service August 20, 2014 - The end of moon. August 19, 2014 - On holidays what will I do? August 18, 2014 - Changed dns servers August 15, 2014 - Why I use Amazon August 13, 2014 - New open source: bindsync August 12, 2014 - removed moon.virgostar.net from nameservers August 12, 2014 - Asylum for Snowden August 11, 2014 - OpenBSD has a new httpd August 11, 2014 - nginx and fastcgi stopped working August 4th, 2014 - My next .ca vacation August 2nd, 2014 - Tunnels vs. Submarines August 1st, 2014 - 40 days til end of moon July 27, 2014 - My Prayer July 25, 2014 - Interrupted Venus's uptime July 23, 2014 - Backdoored Hardware July 19, 2014 - The dark side of IT workers July 19, 2014 - How much space would we have if .. July 8th, 2014 - An old rap song of mine July 6th, 2014 - How to compile xephem from source on OpenBSD July 4th, 2014 - Why a static IP is best June 30, 2014 - Happy Canada day (tomorrow) June 28, 2014 - A message to the justice minister: you're doing it wrong June 23, 2014 - Cherries 2014 June 21, 2014 - Happy solstice June 13, 2014 - ap.centroid.eu June 11, 2014 - Isn't it time for a new computer design? June 5th, 2014 - My 2nd WRT router May 31, 2014 - Opinion: the destroyers of the 'net May 29, 2014 - Another TODO for wildcarddnsd May 28, 2014 - Snowden: All german citizens are spied on May 25, 2014 - I went voting in the EU election May 23, 2014 - The Tree May 23, 2014 - The heaven is singing a lullaby May 21, 2014 - On my XMAS wishlist May 17, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd now has RFC 1996 (Notify) master-only support May 14, 2014 - The NSA, one year after Snowden May 13, 2014 - Happy 1400000000 May 11, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd now has NAPTR support May 10, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd now has EDNS0 support May 7th, 2014 - Administrivia and future plans network wise May 5th, 2014 - wildcarddnsd now has packet rate limiting May 4th, 2014 - got openbsd in the mail yesterday April 28, 2014 - Two racing ARP's April 25, 2014 - Highest possible date on OpenBSD 5.5 April 23, 2014 - Mercury (computer) OpenBSD dmesg April 22, 2014 - Mercury (computer) has arrived April 18, 2014 - All my domains now have spf records April 13, 2014 - Wildcarddnsd has a YACC parser now! April 11, 2014 - My new computer is ordered April 8th, 2014 - Heartbleed, my story April 4th, 2014 - Where would you hide? April 2nd, 2014 - Good weather ahead? March 31, 2014 - Happy 5th anniversary centroid.eu blog March 31, 2014 - Pre-ordered OpenBSD 5.5 March 30, 2014 - My C Primer hits 30,000 views March 27, 2014 - Oculus Rift, too bad March 27, 2014 - Scaling back on donations this year March 26, 2014 - americas.centroid.eu upgraded to FreeBSD 10 March 21, 2014 - I hunt Sysadmins March 20, 2014 - Spring has sprung! March 19, 2014 - As the world turns March 14, 2014 - The case with consumer routers March 14, 2014 - Happy Pi day March 8th, 2014 - Viewable Starsky tonight March 4th, 2014 - What happened to *REAL* technical support? March 2nd, 2014 - How should we punish aggressors? February 25, 2014 - Win for the Consumer in Germany February 20, 2014 - Upgraded my FritzBox Repeater 300E February 19, 2014 - My apartment: Year 1 February 18, 2014 - New Computer the decision factor February 15, 2014 - OpenSMTPD on FreeBSD with Spam Assassin February 14, 2014 - Happy Valentines day February 13, 2014 - SVPRadio.com did get media attention in 2012 February 12, 2014 - Security can be about Incentives February 12, 2014 - New naming scheme after planets February 11, 2014 - After a long downtime my VPS americas is back February 4th, 2014 - OS Changes back January 28, 2014 - My apology to OpenBSD January 24, 2014 - Someone actively probed my MTS tunnel (MITM) January 20, 2014 - FreeBSD 10.0 released January 19, 2014 - The Apple magic wore off January 15, 2014 - Donation time again January 15, 2014 - Is the NSA so much smarter than everyone else? January 11, 2014 - What would I do in Virtual Reality? January 10, 2014 - Freifunk Franken January 8th, 2014 - So who owns the Internet January 2nd, 2014 - My IT spendings are just about average in .de January 1st, 2014 - Why China is fixated on the moon December 30, 2013 - My Moonchart December 26, 2013 - Success, configuring the resolver right December 23, 2013 - Purchased Music off iTunes December 23, 2013 - Living with Schizophrenia, what's it like? December 22, 2013 - Donated 5 euros to the LibreOffice document foundation December 19, 2013 - I'm in love with the new Apple Mac Pro (cylinder) December 17, 2013 - Compartmenting more $USER functionality December 16, 2013 - I wish Europe would land on the moon tooA lot has happened this year, it was great going over it again. 0 comments
Something to get me through the upcoming winter. I have purchased "Real Life Stories" by Lutan Fyah and Turbulence featuring Jessie Reds. This album/EP came out in 2014 so it's new music for me.0 comments
I didn't know I'd say this, but, Google should not be broken up like European politicians want it. First look at how Google got started. In California, USA. Land of possibilities and capitalism. Europe on the other hand has less possibilities but is still capitalist. So why is there no european Google? The answer is simply because the economic and juristic landscape in europe don't allow a Google. I've tested this first hand. Network policies of european providers cry out when there is an attempt to make it as a search engine. So I am against the European Union's vote to break up Google. If you don't like Google, give us freedoms and we'll make our own! Don't bite the others hand because they had the freedom to do what you can't! I'm sure other people in europe see this different, but some may agree with me.0 comments
I also turned up the heat to level 3 (highest) and increased the night charger to 5 hours. I expect tomorrow it'll be nice and cozy warm. Today I'm frosting a little (my feet are cold).0 comments
Well I left Zoosk. I closed my account. To me it was a waste of time, not sure who else thinks so. I never got to chat to anyone and never made a date. However Zoosk gave me some insights which I've printed out. I'm going to share my results with you.
When it comes out I'm probably going to register a .love domain and continue my search for a partner that way, perhaps with help of google? I already pre-ordered the domain I just have to be willing to accept it when it's available and that depends how pricy it will be.0 comments
Up to today and in the 0.9.0 release Delphinusdnsd had a bug with time to lives. A domain name with different RRsets would give the lowest RRset's TTL to all of them. So if you had an A with ttl 1800, an MX with ttl 2400 and an NS record with a ttl of 3600 and the A record happened to be the last parsed in the configfile, all RR's would have a TTL of 1800. This is fixed now as I needed that fixed for RRSIG records.0 comments
In 5 days my 3 months trial of Zoosk.com is running out. Unfortuantely even as a paying member I was not able to conduct any chat with other members. And I didn't find anyone beyond animalistic attraction. So my love search is coming to an end. I've joked to friends that I'm possibly going to register a new .love domain in order to have google find me a partner. But who am I kidding...she's not out there!0 comments
This is sorta a second part. As some of you know, I have schizophrenia. I don't feel different though, I feel like I've always felt. I don't hear voices or anything like that at all, but that's because schizophrenia entails a broad spectrum of traits ranging from paranoid to a schizoaffective and even depression. What I can tell you about me is that the doctors in Germany judged me mostly on my speech, which isn't fair because I lived in Canada for 15 years, and I have trouble recalling the right words. Most of the time I'd just like to say everything in english, but then noone would understand me. Sucks I know.
In Canada I was diagnosed with OCD so I started taking Luvox which is Fluvoxamine first. Having gone off it in cold turkey may have led to my greater psychosis. My gateway drug with schizophrenia was Zeldox aka Ziprasidone. It put on quite the pounds on me between 2003 and 2005, even though I was fairly physically active especially since losing my job due to "not performing as wished" in 2005. I got a little paranoid back then and displayed psychosomatic symptoms at work. I also went off this medication as I just couldn't handle my new psychiatrist. When I moved in 2006 or 2007 I went straight into the mental health facility and they subscribed me another medication that gave me a greedy appetite, called zyprexa aka Olanzapine. Then I really put on the fat with this stuff.
My psychiatrist (the original one) then reviewed me and gave me Abilify aka Aripiprazole. The current dosage is 30 mg a day now that I intake. I was watching youtube yesterday and saw someone whine that they had taken 7.5 mg and felt bad/symptoms. Poor them. I don't feel any side effects at even greater dosage.
While I'm positive that these medications can't harm me, I'm looking forward to the day when my doctor says that I don't need them anymore. I do feel that medications that are highly addictive like aripiprazole are a binding medication causing someone to cease being all over the place and settling down to one home, where taking medication binds you to the place you call home. It's more to do with control than healing. That's all I wanted to talk about today.0 comments
The BND wants to crack facebook/TLS encryption. My view is as it has always been, like here. Waste of money, and totally not worth it. Imagine the electricity costs, that it takes to power 300 million euros worth of ASICS. It would be counter-productive of the will of the people here to change our energy transition to renewables.
I'm still peeved that the BND sold us out and gave the NSA our data. See here. I was living in Frankfurt in 2005 and it turned out that the BND forwarded data to the NSA from my provider at the time (freenet.de/pppool.de), sheesh!
Now that I'm reading Glenn Greenwalds book you may see more of this type of blog post. Although I'm not trying to fixate on this too much. I've got projects to do anyhow.0 comments
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