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  1. Default gnome-terminal size

    Here's the command I found to set the default gnome-terminal height:

        gconftool-2 /desktop/gnome/applications/terminal/exec --type string -s 'gnome-terminal --geometry=85x40'

    Now when I hit "meta-t" I get the size gnome-terminal that I like.

    Oh, to get "meta-t" to work, you might want to set this as well …

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  2. New Site and Domain - silfreed No More

    While I've owned (and will continue to own) silfreed.net for about 9 years now, I think it's time I reasses my online personality.

    "silfreed" will probably be a part of me for a long time, but more and more in online and open source circles I'd like people to … read more
  3. G1 AT&T Wireless/mMode settings (with MMS)

    After some fiddling to get MMS working, this is my complete APN setting for AT&T Wireless (blue) mMode:

    Name: mMode
    APN: proxy
    Port: 8080
    Username: <Not set>
    Password: <Not set>
    Server: <Not set>
    MMSC: http://mmsc.mymmode.com
    MMS proxy: …

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  4. New Cell Phone Time - An T-Mobile G1

    Of course, I love cell phones.  They're my gadget crack.  So it's not surprising to my friends and family that I bought a new one for my birthday.

    I picked up a T-Mobile G1.  It's a nice touch screen device that runs an Open Source OS (Linux) with it's own … read more
  5. On the Eve of Your Second Birthday, Jocelyn

    You'll be two years old tomorrow, and it's been an amazing experience watching you grow.

    Your first birthday was lots of fun, but you were just beginning to interact with people around you.  You had a great time smashing your cake, but you didn't really "get" what was going on … read more
  6. Setting up an hdhomerun and "no devices found"

    I'm trying to get an hdhomerun set up and my firewall is getting in the way.

    After stracing the hdhomerun_config binary and seeing that the discover calls out on the network broadcast ( here) on port 65001 I did some tcpdumping (also knowing my hdhomerun was at … read more
  7. 7 Things Meme

    I've been tagged by Brian.

    Seven things:

    1. I was completely new to the Mozilla community when I started at Mozdev.  I barely even used Firefox (gasp! I used konqueror, so it wasn't all bad).  Now I know my way around a bit, but still seem to be too involved in …
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