It is unbelievable how things can go bad starting from a small number of problems. This afternoon, I was overwhelmed by several hurdles, but there were only two main root causes: keyboard instability and network bandwith issue. Everything started with the delivery of my new AZIO keyboard and Razer Taipan mouse. Well, these are low-risk… Continue reading Cascade of problems
This week, I ran into a somewhat weird and annoying Bash issue that took a couple of minutes to solve. It was a very simple problem, but it caused quite a bit of headaches. A colleague wrote a script that was setting up some configuration variables. The script, named config.sh, was intended to be called… Continue reading Why do I suddenly need to use source to call ANY Bash script?
I recently joined the club of unfortunate owners of Galaxy Nexus that reached the down path of death. Many people told me bad things about these Nexus and about other Android smartphones in general. My brother’s device is slow and for some obscure reason, mixed up the sounds altogether. As an example, the device emits… Continue reading Bumpy Android upgrade