Tag Archives: vista

Vista SP1 and VMware Server 1.0.5…

Anyone following my tweets last night would know I installed Vista SP1 and VMware Server 1.0.5 last night. While I was doing the Oracle workshops I didn’t really want to mess with my laptop much, but now I’m having a right good rummage. The Windows Vista SP1 installation took about 45 minutes and didn’t report […]

Vista is dead. Long live CentOS…

I’ve been using Vista on my Laptop for a few months, and I’ve tried hard to like it, but the truth is it annoys the hell out of me. This weekend I wiped off all traces of Vista and installed CentOS 5 (x86_64). At last some calm has returned to my world. There will be […]

Oracle Database 10g for Windows Vista…

I’ve been on holiday for a few days, so this latest release passed me by. Oracle Database 10g Downloads Cheers Tim… PS. Please don’t ask me for help installing Oracle on Vista. I’ve never done it and I don’t plan on trying. Instead I would advise you use VMware Server or Virtual Box to run […]

WordPress, Karate and other stuff…

WordPress 2.1.2 is out. It fixes a big security flaw. Upgrade now! On Saturday I went on my first Karate course since the knee operation. It consisted of a 1.5 hour session, an hour break, then a 2 hour session. I wasn’t exactly a superstar, but I survived and the knee is still intact. Onwards […]

Fame, Fortune and Random Things…

Fame and Fortune Someone just mailed me to say I’m in the Peer-to-Peer section of the latest Oracle Magazine, with two guys nobody has ever heard of… I’ll use this as a stepping stone to get my first movie role, then branch out into a music career, quickly followed by a clothing line and a […]