Monthly Archives: May 2012

An ending to the Wheel of Time — illustrated

I love the Wheel of Time, but my first encounter with it was a piece of mildly ironic real-life foreshadowing.  My mother apparently picked up Eye of the World on the recommendation of a teenager she ran into while looking for books for … Continue reading

Posted in Book reviews, Not complaining, Wheel of time | 2 Comments

Ubuntu on a netbook screen — revisited

In my very first post (other than that abortive book review), I gave what I thought was a very clever way of getting xrandr panning to work in Ubuntu with the Unity desktop. Like all good solutions, it worked as much … Continue reading

Posted in Computers, Netbook, Ubuntu | 8 Comments