Firefox extensions: SyncPlaces

I used Bookmarks Sync and Sort for a while with my Firefox 2, but after upgrading to Firefox 3 it wasn’t available anymore and the development seems to be discontinued.

I thought about fixing the problems myself and dig into the Firefox extension...

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Xen domain and the forgotten root password

Lately I had on of these problems that could run into real trouble… … unless you find a very easy solution for it.

I wanted to su to root and realised that I’ve forgotten the root password. OK, not a big deal, I usually allow sudo for my user. BUT...

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POP3 on the command line

You sometimes find the need to run a protocol dialogue on the command line via telnet. I recently had to do this for POP3. In fact it’s quite simple if you follow the example below where lines starting with a plus are responses from the server:

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Coding style mal anders...

Es wird ja immer viel über Coding style geschrieben und diskutiert, aber der wirklich wichtige Beitrag zu dem Thema beleuchtet das ganze von einer etwas anderen Seite.

Ich muss wohl noch mal unseren Coding style überarbeiten… ;)

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