Monthly Archives: October 2008
So I have a poweredge 2800 with some hardware issues (voltage sensors on the riser card seeing things they should not…). The Dell support folks wanted me to run a DSET report with this tool http://support.euro.dell.com/support/downloads/download.aspx?c=uk&l=en&s=gen&releaseid=R155882&formatcnt=2&libid=0&fileid=208066 Man – what a … Continue reading
I came across this rather nonsensical message from one of Hotmail’s MX servers: $ telnet mx1.hotmail.com 25 Trying 188.8.131.52… Connected to mx1.hotmail.com. Escape character is ‘^]’. 220 bay0-mc9-f11.bay0.hotmail.com Sending unsolicited commercial or bulk e-mail to Microsoft’s computer network is prohibited. … Continue reading
From today’s Metro, Boston edition: I’m thinking someone at the Metro needs a crash course in elementary math.
TDS Telecom lost its lawsuit against the city of Monticello, MN. Some background: citizens of Monticello approved in a referendum a plan to roll out a city-owned fiber network to provide cheap and fast internet access. Immediately after the referendum … Continue reading