Category: Tech

Getting a Snom phone working with Elastix

I just spent some time banging my head against the wall trying to figure out why my Snom 370 could receive calls from my Elastix PBX, but could not make outgoing calls. I kept getting a “not allowed here” or...

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Registering DLLs on 64-bit Windows systems

Here’s a bit of nerd knowledge I’d like to post, both for helping others and as a reminder for me when I run into this again later. Trying to use regsvr32 to load DLLs you’ve dropped into the WindowsSystem32...

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A trip down geek-memory lane

A couple of weeks ago, I imported all my old saved email from my indiana.edu account while searching for a receipt from an order I made before moving to Alaska, and promptly forgot about it. Today, while searching through my...

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All of my time

I just launched the new Homer Tribune website, the making of which has been consuming many of my work hours (the few that weren’t dedicated to making the printed version of the paper awesome) over the past few months. Yay!...

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This site looks bad in IE6

It’s true.  I’ve fiddled with the CSS so it is actually readable now, but there are still some graphical anomalies that make the site look a little rough.  Seeing as how it’s my personal site, and I’m not...

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Crappy Macbook screens update

huey did not help. It just made everything look green. This opens a whole new set of problems. There is a feeling that the huey software does not work well with 6-bit displays, like the Macbooks use, and wants 8-bit displays,...

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Work: Crappy Macbook screens?

Can you spot the difference? This is the same picture, spanning both of my screens. The screen on the left is a white Macbook, the screen on the right is a 20″ Apple Cinema Display. I spent about an hour yesterday trying...

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