I haven’t had much time to play around with the laptop since swapping the HDD for SSD. So last night I finally made time to finish the installation.
What a weekend. I fired up my Debian laptop last night and things seemed wonky. When I tried executing basic commands they weren’t found. I couldn’t vi, sudo, nothing. When I rebooted the drive was DOA. The system kept saying “Checking media” and then it’d fail. I tried disconnecting and reconnecting but it was screwed in place so it couldn’t have come loose. Nothing seemed to work. I guess the drive went to the big ether in the sky.
Meet Mr. X
I recently took a trip with family and friends to visit LegoLand Florida. If you’ve got young kids it’s a cool place to hang out. Heck, it’s even cool if you’re just a kid at heart. 😉 Legos are one of those timeless toys. Read More
The Road to Certification
If you read the About page, you know that I’m working on attaining Red Hat Certified System Administrator (and possibly Certified Engineer) certification. I’ve been in the IT industry since 1995 and this is the first cert I’ve actually been interested in. We’ll see how it goes. Read More