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Monday, June 19, 2000

Running W32 Q3A under Linux

There's a VERY short tutorial for linux users who own the Win32 version of Quake 3 over on It's straightforward from what I can see, so if you want to run that Win32 copy on Linux, you'll be all set.

Windows ME Gold

According to Yahoo!, Microsoft has announced that Windows Millenium Edition has gone gold. So there goes some more cash for upgrades. Gotta keep feeding Bill Gates' need for greed...

Linux for the Uninitiated

Computer Bits has published this interesting article about the challenges and learning opportunities faced by complete newbies to Linux. If you've never used Linux or Unix but wonder what it'd be like to give Linux a try, this is a must-read. Check it out.

This weekend I finally got SuSE 6.3 installed and stable, after 4 or 5 tries at installing. It's a nice complete distribution, but I don't recommend it for newbies. I don't recommend Red Hat for newbies either, for that matter--Mandrake is a better way to go, I think.

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Sunday, June 18, 2000

Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father's Day to all those dadas in the crowd. Nearly all of the Haus Staff are Father's themselves, we won't be around much today, since it's our institutional day to take it easy. Nahhh, never mind. That'll never happen :-)

A.T. Hun comments: I get to go to a conference! Whee!


Welp, today is my Birthday, AND Father's Day. Wheee :-) So now I'm a mighty 28. Heh-at least I'm not as ancient as A.T.

A.T. Hun comments: Two more years of youthful optimism left. Use them wisely. If you want to talk about old, I could mention J.t.Qbe . . .

J.t.Qbe comments: Yep, here at the home today we have special Father's Day gruel. Hope I can find my teeth. Happy birthday, young whippersnapper!

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