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  • OSX Lion, Parallels 6 Windows 7 SP1 and VMware View 3.1

    Struggled a little with this combination of products: Getting VMware View 3.1 running on Windows 7 SP1 in Parallels 6 on OSX Lion. I was able to install the VMware View 3.1 client by connecting to the SSL View host at work, but when connecting to my desktops (after providing credentials), I got this error: […]

  • Maintenance and Hacking

    I have been keeping this blog updated and so on, but not quickly enough – a script kiddie hacked this blog as well as my personal one. I’ve written extensively about the hack and my recovery of my blogs from it: Details of Hack focuses on the actual details of the hack, including some e-mails […]

  • PortableApps, lag and my new Cruzer USB device

    A couple of days ago, I had occasion to upgrade my older Cruzer USB 2 GB thumbdrive to a new 4 GB thumbdrive of the same brand. I use my Portable Applications within a Truecrypt encrypted partition that lives on the drive, and performance for these apps dropped like a stone. Turns out that they’d […]