We use a cluster at the BESSY synchrotron to process data using XDSApp. However, upgrading to macOS Sierra stopped this dead. Logging in to the remote host was fine, but no XDS App appeared. Confounding. The answer is that Sierra moved a component that is involved in X11 window forwarding. The X Window server (ah, SGI) […]
“Unique! Celebrate with us: 111 years of washing-care” Why would men have a party because of washing machines, eh? They don’t use them. That’s a woman’s thing!
Finally, after many delays, one of the first steps in the introduction of non-stop high-speed trains between Germany and London has been confirmed. The board of the Channel Tunnel has awarded Deutsche Bahn the requisite licence for running its trains through the tunnel. Great news, but it looks like the UK Border Agency is planning […]
This building will soon be replaced by some luxury apartments. I’m glad I remembered to grab a shot of this beautiful graffito.
Horsemeat scandal: Germany pulls lasagne off shelves vs. “The museum did not say what had become of Knut’s flesh but said his bones were being preserved separately.”
This is crazy, I just met you, here’s my number, don’t call me Sherly.