Archive for the 'misc' Category

Boardgaming tonight

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Off to play some boardgames tonight. Possibly Innovation

Stockton – Norbury

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

I am back from my week afloat and now have 10GB of photographs (as each is about 80-100KB, that’s quite a fair few), or there about, which considering I took three 4GB cards did at least mean I had worked it out right. I was using the Canon camera I had bought second hand and […]

Boating absense over the festive season

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

In past years I’ve ventured out on my boat over Christmas or New Year, but not being in education sector any more I don’t get the big slack periods to gallivant off. So I’m not afloat until March, unless I grab a free weekend. The boat is moving bases this year, we’ve managed to get […]

Photo Gallery Distraction

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

In running this blog I was using WordPress and Gallery 2, the latter is quite an extensive system with lots of features I don’t use – it’s also a fair bit of my server space, so I decided to try a change. I’ve gone to Coppermine, which is a lot smaller and a great for […]

PC problems – the hunt is on.

Friday, October 2nd, 2009

When sorting out PC problems, its best trying to reduce the possibilities. The error code windows gave me (when I turned on the option to give it) indicated a hardware fault. As it often crashed when in BIOS (so XP not loaded), I decided to try with components removed (as had been suggested on a […]