Archive for March, 2007

Installing Equallogic SAN on IBM AIX 5.2 ML7 and above

March 29, 2007
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This is how I installed the Equallogic SAN on an IBM eSeries server with AIX 5.2 ML9. AIX maintenance level 7 and above has native iSCSI drivers. Anything older then you will need to download the Cisco iSCSI drivers from Equalogic or Cisco’s website. First create the volume on the SAN, this is pretty...
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The irony between Muna (The Apprentice 6) and Arnold Schwarzenegger the Terminator

March 19, 2007
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As much as I dislike Donald Trump on the Apprentice, I have to admit that I watched almost every show since season 1.  I enjoy the entertainment value of the show, Trump is truly an obnoxious and pompous jerk on TV, next to Simon Colwell. The three words “you are fired” is now a...
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Email is a great means of communication, but it can also be a pain

March 14, 2007
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I do not know what I would do without the ability to send and receive emails.  I know I would loose many friends and relatives because I would not keep in touch with them had it not been the convenience of email.  I don’t think I can go back to the days of writing letters to...
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How to change the time in Linux

March 11, 2007
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To change the date and time in Linux use the ‘date’ command from the console.  You must be root to do this. On Fedora 4, at the console enter: ‘date -s 16:33’ without the quote.  This should change the time to 4:33 pm.  For more information enter ‘date –help’.
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Bell Sympatico Business Internet Nightmare

March 9, 2007
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My nightmare started over 6 months ago after I moved. I have had Bell Sympatico Business Internet for the past two years with the normal about of problems. But things took a bad turn when I moved. I called Bell and requested for the migration of services to my new location, an order was...
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300 the Movie

March 9, 2007
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300 is a must see movie for all those who enjoy an action packed entertainment.  I read the legendary tale of the Spartans when I was a kid and truly admired the bravery of the Spartans warriors.  The movie 300 is based on this legend of ancient Greece.  Well, I downloaded and watched the trailers and it...
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DST upadate for Exchange 2003 Server and Outlook Client

March 9, 2007
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Blame George Bush for this DST chaos, blame Microsoft for coming out with a solution for DST that does not work for Exchange 2003 and Outlook Client.  This reminds me of the y2k bug, but that went smoothly, all patches works.  I fear it is not the same with this DST change, Microsoft the...
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Daylight Saving Time three weeks early and one week late

March 6, 2007
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Starting this year 2007, the DST (daylight saving time) will being March 11,  the second Sunday in March, three weeks earlier.  It will end November 4, 2007, instead of October.Why? Because on August 8, 2005 the United States signed the Energy Policy 2005.  This act changed the daylight saving time beginning 2007.  DST will...
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Britney Spear Antichrist on Sucide Watch

March 5, 2007
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Last week Britney Spears was reportedly place under suicide watch.  During her stay at the rehab center she supposedly wrote the numbers 666 on her shave bald head and ranted “I’m the Anti Christ” before being subdued by the staff. Later she tried to hang herself by tying sheet to the light, she was...
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NAT, Network Address Translation

March 1, 2007
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Last night or early this morning I had to stay my and work on a new network connectivity with a financial institution.  I am not going to name the institution but will only say that it is one of the largest financial institution in the USA. At the scheduled 1 a.m. eatern time, I...
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