Wat te doen met dit weer?

Tja, zaterdag maar eens een hengeltje uitgooien dan… (Credits:

Anna’s Corner

  • Jan, ik heb geen zin meer…
  • Leuk he!
  • Dikke doei!
  • Dikke prima!
  • Maar dan zie je toch alles?
  • Het leven is een feest, maar je moet wel zelf de slingers ophangen.

Sparkling News

[20210203] The Positive Grid Spark is Finally There!

Yes, at last, finally, my Spark from Positive Grid arrived today! Order placed 20201231; delivered 20210203 (out of the blue). Given the nightmare stories on the Spark delivery times and the constant stream of polite excuses from the company, I consider a five-week delivery time not too bad. Needless to say, this severely disrupted my badly needed work discipline for today…

Unfortunately, I seem to be unable to upload the photos I took of the unit; they’re too large…


Today, I enlisted in an Army (again)…

Proud to Serve

Today, I proudly enlisted in the TimeGhost Army as a TG ARMY SPECIALIST. Ready to serve…

Please visit and outrank me!

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Never Forget


I have a web site with a certificate donc je suis…

[20210127] Introduction

Well, looks like today I finally managed to bring a domain/linode/Fedora33/Apache/SSL/Wordpress combo online for


The Construction in a Nutshell

  • I own about a dozen domain names registered at I registered these domains (over a period of five years or so) for one of the following reasons:
    • For professional use: I put some professional software in open source (github/Maven Central), and this required, at least in my particular case, ownership of a domain like
    • For hobby/professional use: I needed a domain that would allow me to easily deploy semi-professional software, notably for audio/music and HAM like
    • For my children: The domains were registered simply to avoid third-parties hijacking their domains.
    • For myself: Since I’m not on Facebook, I needed a real domain to just vomit my thoughts and this is it,