Finally, North-Korea's Kim Jong-il is using twitter! My bet, he uses that laptop behind the only ever reported active IP-address from North-Korea. He must have had it smuggled from somewhere else, since the country's secret nuclear laptop program remains yet to be established... Anyway, a great read!
Just found a nice SVG-based theming engine for Qt4 on KDE-Look.org which I wanted to share: QuanumStyle Quite nice from a technical point of view, as the creator pointed out, it would benefit from some artists input. Toying around with it is fun and time consuming at the same time, maybe I'll upload a RPM … Continue reading QuantumStyle
Always seeking for distraction, I just loaded acid3.acidtests.org to see how all the browsers I've installed on my machine score... These are currently: Name (Engine ) : Version ================================ Konqueor (KHTML) : 4.2.88 devel Firefox (Gecko) : 3.0.10 stable ReKonq (Webkit) : 0.1.1 devel Opera (?) : 9.64 Build 2480 stable So that's Opera up … Continue reading Acid testing
John the Ripper is a neat tool for security-checking your passwords. Unfortunatly it is not able to use SMP, so there's some room for improvement. Out of boredom, I came up with a little hack for the meantime: #!/bin/sh if [ $UID -ne 0 ]; then echo "Only root wants to run this" exit 1; … Continue reading Doppelganger john