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What’s up with nano? —

As expected, the recent state of events where nano transitioned maintainership to Benno Schulenberg, and the project left GNU, has a lot of people speculating about what happened, and more disappointingly, making some pretty nasty assertions about motivations.  I want to try and give a brief update on them to hopefully calm things down. I was […]

A/UX 2K14 Notes —

Since AUX Penelope has been shut down, I’m going to jot down some details about where you can get A/UX software and commands you need to get going with your shiny old A/UX system. Hardware: At this point you want a full 68040 Mac like the Quadra 650, 700, 800, or 9xx, they can still […]

back…again? —

Well my upgrade for security-paranoia’s sake seems to have wiped out the previous site, which was rather spartan to begin with.  I’ll try and put something together which looks slightly more ugly but less basic.  You’re welcome America!

On text editor bigotry —

I have to say that as a Free Software developer, one thing I find very disappointing is people being needlessly hostile to a project of mine, and using incorrect reasoning to substantiate it. Nine traits of the veteran Unix admin is one of those gems. Let me first say that I actually like vi[m] quite […]