Site Updates

Monday December 06, 2010 by cl0secall

I was busy yesterday overhauling some things here on the site. First and foremost, I've created a semi-formal Rules (located here) to address in advance potential issues with hosted services here on my server. I've already used these provisions once on my ArmA server which was my primary motivation for …

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Random Stuff

Tuesday November 16, 2010 by cl0secall

I've been busy, yet idle for the past few months. Unfortunately this hasn't meant additional time for productive projects. In the past few weeks however, I have been trying to squeeze more time in for projects. Here's a summary of the things I've been doing:

  • Set up a series of …
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Mobile Enabled

Monday July 19, 2010 by cl0secall

I installed the WordPress Mobile pack recently. I haven't had too much time to play with it yet, but I like it so far. Seems to make mobile use of the site far easier, though it reveals some flaws in my site layout. Currently the biggest issue outstanding is that …

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Posting Backlog

Friday June 18, 2010 by cl0secall

Just a quick note that I have a bunch of stuff to post/update but time has been at a premium lately and I haven't had the opportunity to follow through. On the agenda:

  • OpenBSD Projects
    • Android SDK
    • Eclipse IDE
    • Atheros Wireless driver (ath)
  • Battlefield Bad Company 2 critique
  • Miscellany …
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OpenBSD: The Hard Way To Do Things

Friday June 04, 2010 by cl0secall

OpenBSD has proven to be quite a challenge. Let's start at the install. Unlike FreeBSD, OpenBSD doesn't have a USB stick install image. This meant, ultimately, that I needed to obtain a USB DVD drive to be able to install the OS. Additionally, I've encountered numerous roadblocks to installing Eclipse …

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Android SDK Part 3: OpenBSD

Tuesday April 27, 2010 by cl0secall

Here goes nothing. I'm going to go ahead and try to port the Android SDK tools to OpenBSD. Hope it's not as bad as I anticipate. I've already installed OpenBSD on my Acer again. The page for that will come soon. OpenBSD has some rough edges on this box. They …

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Regrouping from defeat: Android SDK next steps

Wednesday April 21, 2010 by cl0secall

I've given up on using the Freebroid port of the Android SDK. I don't know enough about git in order to ensure that I can make the necessary changes in my local git tree and be able to merge in updates from the master Android repo on kernel.org. Once …

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Struggling with the Android SDK on FreeBSD

Friday April 02, 2010 by cl0secall

I started out by trying the "BSDroid" port of the SDK. After some toil, I was able to get projects to build, but wasn't able to get the debugger/emulator to work. I even tried using truss/ktrace to debug the debugger/emulator but was never able to isolate the …

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HTC Hero

Saturday October 17, 2009 by cl0secall

The HTC Hero (wikipedia, htc US) is my current personal handset. This phone runs the Android OS. My handset runs Android 1.5. I've been trying to get the developer kit to build on FreeBSD but haven't had much luck. It is rumored that Android 2.1 will become available …

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HTC Hero on Sprint

Saturday October 17, 2009 by cl0secall

HTC in conjunction with Sprint/Nextel have released (on Oct 11th, to be exact) a new CDMA handset powered by the Android OS. I picked up one of these the following Monday, Oct 12th at a Best Buy Mobile local to me. (The Sprint Store was sold out.) As I …

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