Archive for January, 2009

Benjamin Franklin Autobiography

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

He made some interesting comments on the Socratic Method early on.

Franklin’s view of religion appears rather contrarian and fluid.

It looks like he’s about to run into trouble after demanding a dowry from the parents of a young lady….

Homily: The Example of The Holy Family

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

Father spoke of the example of the Holy Family. I thought this was particularly pertinent for me. I need to be a better example.

Fedora DNS Notes

Friday, January 9th, 2009


  • Private network behind NAT gateway
  • domain with mix of public and private hosts
  • public DNS hosted by
  • Existing DNS is bind on Fedora Core 2
  • Local DHCP feeds DNS


  • DHCP / DNS integration
  • Management interface GUI/Web
  • Management API (java preferred)
  • Supports split public/private scheme
  • Supports 2 private nodes for availability


While researching, I stumbled on webmin which supports bind configuration.

Alternate products mentioned in posts:


Office 2007 for Blogging

Friday, January 9th, 2009

The setup was easy.

New -> New Blog Post -> Create -> Manage Accounts -> New -> WordPress

Then enter the URL and credentials and that’s it!