Archive for date: March 18, 2005

New Cholesterol Numbers

March 18, 2005 | My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Congratulations and huzzahs for me. By dropping 67 lbs and exercising over the last year, I managed to cut my total cholesterol from 262 to 200, with my LDL going from a high 202 to a much more reasonable 138. Still got a ways to go on the weight loss, but things are looking good!

The LiveCD List

March 18, 2005 | Link of the Day, Operating Systems | By: Mark VandeWettering

A giant list of LiveCD projects. Hopefully I’ll have one joining the list soon.

Have a piece of Pi

March 18, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

a[52514],b,c=52514,d,e,f=1e4,g,h;main(){for(;b=c-=14;h=printf(“%04d”, e+d/f))for(e=d%=f;g=–b*2;d/=g)d=d*b+f*(h?a[b]:f/5),a[b]=d%–g;} Try reading this interesting paper to learn more. Source code, since WordPress insists on doing something to the quotes in the code above.

Any comments on my mobile podcasts?

March 18, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting | By: Mark VandeWettering

Has anyone got any comments, positive or negative, regarding the quality and/or content of my last two podcasts which I recorded in my car using my PDA? Just curious if people find them more compelling due to their less formal nature, or irritating because of the background ambient sound… Drop me an email or post […]

Towards my own LiveCD…

March 18, 2005 | General, My Projects, Operating Systems | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, I’ve bit the bullet. I’ve decided that I have a couple of projects that could benefit from my own ability to produce a customized version of Unix that can boot from a CD (or alternatively, a flash memory device), so I’ve embarked upon trying to follow the path of others who have gone before […]