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PCIe Device and Cold Boot

After de-capacitor-tating my previous DVB-S2 card while cleaning out the heat sink on my CPU I had to buy a new PCIe Satellite card for my mythtv box (DVBSky S952 v3). Needless to say yet again I’ve managed to buy some relatively new hardware and had fun getting all the drivers to play nicely with my […]

June 1, 2015 · robert · Comments Closed
Posted in: bugs, Hardware

Geotagged photos & Android

For some reason my android phone (Samsung Galaxy Ace 2) leaves out ” GPS Longitude Ref” from its geotag.  This is ok if you happen to live somewhere E, but here on the W side of things everything ends up in the sea for me. A quick fix is to run exiftool -gps:GPSLongitudeRef=”W against the […]

January 13, 2013 · robert · Comments Closed
Tags: , ,  · Posted in: bugs, OSM

Silly networker error message

This has been bugging me for a while.  Every so often after I get a waiting for tape message which is then handeled it get NetWorker media request: (critical) Waiting for 0 writable volume(s) to backup pool ‘Daily’ tape on Huh?  I suppose strictly I should go and remove all writable volumes(s) from the pool […]

January 8, 2012 · robert · Comments Closed
Posted in: bugs, Work / Microsoft

PHP5 + Mostwanted

I’ve recently upgraded from PHP4 to PHP5 to allow me to test out a couple of web apps on the same machine that runs things blog. All in all it went well, had to specify timezone in a config file for some of the code I’ve done myself – and my TV recording system doesn’t […]

December 9, 2006 · robert · Comments Closed
Posted in: bugs, Software

Ghostscript Issues

Ghostscript in etch produces dodgy pdf files (at least on the 3 or 4 I’ve made). Current version is 8.15.1. PDF files work fine in Linux but not using acrobat reader on windows. However sarge seems fine. Ghost script version in sarge is 7.07.1 Hmm wondering if its a fault with GS 8, will have […]

July 30, 2006 · robert · Comments Closed
Posted in: bugs, Software