1997

Disclaimer, типа

Написанное ниже написано одним человеком, но, зачастую, находящимся в очень разных душевных состояниях.

Вопреки распространённому, от редко до почти никогда среди этого встречаются тексты, провоцирующие читателя на что бы то ни было.

Раньше я бы сказал: I is what I is. Теперь я и сам не знаю, what is I, ЕВПОЧЯ™
2016

О пользе бэкапов

сначала поиски, а потом исследования диффов файллистов (не спрашивайте) показали, что кое-что, не ультра-важное, но желательное, недоступно

с третьей попытки бэкап от 2013 дал нужного

и, да, бОльшая часть их лежит по принципу 3-2-1: "at least 3 copies, in at least 2 physically different locations, at least one at hand"

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2016

Internet History, Funny Facts #{n+1}

коллеги тукт выкопали, я так радовался, что даже решил поделиться:


A fascinating bit of IP history from Scott Bradner on a history mailing list:
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the sequence was that once we (the IPng directorate, Allison & I) had decided on what we were going to recommend as IPng I went to Jon [Postel] and asked for an IP version number - he said that the next available number was 10 (5 was ST2 and the others had been assigned to the experimental IPng protocols SIPP,TUBA and Catnip)
I went back to the group and said that Jon had given us 10 someone pointed out that this could be a real problem since Van had used the high order bit of the versionnumber to indicate header compression
I went back to Jon - he suggested asking the SIPP folk to release 6 since the experimental SIPP IPng protocol was not going to go anywhere - I asked Steve & Bob if that would be OK and they agreed so IPng became IPv6

Scott
ps - Jon was none to happy to hear that Van had commandeered the hi order version bit without
discussing the idea with Jon
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So THAT is how we got “IPv6”
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2016

Cross Memories

наконец-то выслушал до интонаций


W MAL
They take you down, I don't expect
to grieve overmuch. Like to kill
you myself, I see you again.

THE OPERATIVE
You won't. There is...
(small, grim smile)
.nothing left to see.


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2016

PATA IDE Read Path Needed

Коллеги,

не срочно и не очень важно, но вдруг у кого есть чего-нибудь для доставания с Parallel ATA (конкретная модель -- Seagate Medalist SL 1G)

чего-то у меня всё кончилось, на Савёлу могу, разумеется, но лень ;)

понятное дело, достаточно будет посекторной копии

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