New server

It's close to two months since I decided to replace proxima's aging hardware and two returned motherboards later I finally moved everything over on friday. It's much faster.

It's also been snowing tonight... started soon after I left for Tesco :/.

Alarm Clock

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My new alarm clock has arrived - now I won't get woken up at 7 at the weekend and can't be late for work because I forget to set an alarm. I do already have one but it's always illuminated (I can't read it from bed anyway) and only has a daily alarm.

New Printer and Young Boy

My new printer is here... but it doesn't come with a USB cable so I can't use it yet :(

ASDA are selling young boys for £5!

The Royal Bank Street Party

Was cancelled...

One week later...

[Full recycling boxes]

I didn't expect them to fill up so fast.

Recycling boxes

[Recycling boxes]

The left one is for my blue bin, the right one is for the local recycling centre. At some time in the next decade I might have recycled enough to offset the amount of sellotape used to make the boxes...

Runaway bin

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Now my bin is trying to run away - perhaps I've not been feeding it enough?

[Runaway bin]

Broken fence

The wind has knocked part of my fence over :(

[Broken Fence]

Internet connection

Since wednesday (the 22nd) I've been able to use my ADSL connection, so I now have IPv4, (native) IPv6 and multicast IPv4 at the fastest possible speeds. :)

ADSL active!

[Nov 21 16:47:27] down
[Nov 21 16:47:29] attempting to activate
[Nov 21 16:47:31] down
[Nov 21 16:47:33] attempting to activate
[Nov 21 16:47:37] training
[Nov 21 16:47:38] channel analysis
[Nov 21 16:47:39] attempting to activate
[Nov 21 16:47:42] training
[Nov 21 16:47:44] channel analysis
[Nov 21 16:47:48] up (8128 kb/s down | 832 kb/s up)
[Nov 21 16:59:57] attempting to activate
[Nov 21 17:00:06] training
[Nov 21 17:00:08] channel analysis
[Nov 21 17:00:10] attempting to activate
[Nov 21 17:00:14] training
[Nov 21 17:00:16] channel analysis
[Nov 21 17:00:20] exchange
[Nov 21 17:00:21] up (8128 kb/s down | 832 kb/s up)

Now if only I had a username and password to connect with, and account details of where to send money...

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