*nix dotfile heaven with git + post-merge hook

I've horsed around with managing my dotfiles using svn and git but never took a really systematic approach before. Now I've seen the light! I introduce to you git-dotfiles.

Properly valuing ones time is hard

Although the math was clear I always felt that somehow the conclusions were wrong.


bash debugging hell [solved!]

Converting unix epoch time to human time

Because I tend to forget and it ain't in the manpage... date -d @<epoch time>

Muddling through

Adam Curtis' new documentary series, All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace
Now *that's* what I call a hoopty!
The goose that laid the golden egg
Died looking up its crotch
To find out how its sphincter worked
Would you lay well? Don't watch.
--X.J. Kennedy, "Ars Poetica"