Yesterday’s Thoughts

Archive for January, 2005

January 31, 2005

Palm HotSync Using Bluetooth

I wanted to sync my Palm Tungsten T3 to my desktop. I wasn’t sure that I could do this. I have a Microsoft Bluetooth Keyboard and Mouse and I have seen reports (also here) that the implementation of Bluetooth is broken on this product. I got it working on my desktop following the instructions in […]

January 29, 2005

Garden State

Queenie and I watched Garden State last night. Very interesting movie. I have had a pretty hard time wrapping my head around Zack Braff on Scrubs. The visual gimmicks are intrusive, and I don’t think that they add much to the show. Queenie hates the senior doctor for more or less the same reasons. As […]

January 28, 2005

Movable Type Installation

My installation of Movable Type was pretty painless. The only issues were that mt-config.cgi showed a handful of missing Perl modules, and I think the package structure is odd. I didn’t take notes; the only missing module that I remember was HTML::Template. The reason I remember this is because it forced me to update Perl […]

January 17, 2005

How to Change User Password at Command Prompt

How to use the net user command to change the user password at a Windows command prompt. Only administrators can change domain passwords at the Windows command prompt. To change a user’s password at the command prompt, log on as an administrator and type: “net user * /domain” (without the quotation marks) When you are […]

January 5, 2005

To Diane Feinstein – Alberto Gonzales

Dear Senator Feinstein, I am writing to you to urge that you very strongly oppose the nomination of Alberto Gonzales to be Attorney General of the United States. I believe that his behavior as White House Counsel and as legal counsel to then Governor Bush shows him to be a man with no respect for […]