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Getting things done – one year on

It’s been a year since I started using [http://www.smop.co.uk/blog/index.php/2009/01/23/getting-things-done/ Getting Things Done] methodology. Even whilst reading the book I couldn’t wait to get started. How has the last year worked out? Do I still use GTD or was it just a flash in the pan, a fad destined to die a death? “Brilliant” would sum [...]

Puppet compatibility – or lack of

Whilst playing with the [http://reductivelabs.com/2009/12/14/a-tour-of-puppet-dashboard-0-1-0/ puppet-dashboard] I noticed some warning notices in my puppetmaster logs. Now all file resource types must prefix “module” (although templates don’t need to!). It’s only a small change, but please can these things be done a bit more sanely? By this I mean a documented approach to when these changes [...]

rsync and web browsing

Surfing the web can be slow (I’m not bitter about being 1/2 mile from the [http://www.objectbase.co.uk/basingstoke/chineham/fttc/ rollout] of [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fiber_to_the_x Fibre To The Cabinet] in Basingstoke, oh no). There are various tricks currently in use: * Expiry headers which say that data will be valid until a certain time has elapsed. This is great for things [...]