February 2012 Archives

Visible power button

My new server case doesn't have a very visible power button and I don't want the reset button being pressed instead... some careful application of white correction fluid makes it easier to see:

Before (indented black power symbol) After (indented white power symbol)

Cistern block hack

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I'm supposed to just drop the block into the toilet cistern but then it interferes with the flushing mechanism... hanging it from the overflow pipe is working quite well so far:

Toilet cistern with blue block

VDSL2

At last... an internet connection running at almost the maximum line speed.

Max:   Upstream rate = 26390 Kbps, Downstream rate = 82608 Kbps
Path:  0, Upstream rate = 20000 Kbps, Downstream rate = 79999 Kbps

Speed test: 73.31Mb/s down, 15.21Mb/s up, 30ms ping Ping test: 28ms 1ms

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