May 2004

Troy vs. the Trojan War

The adaptaters of The Lord of the Rings put a lot of effort to include everyone's favourite bits from the book. How well does the movie Troy do by this criterion? Read more

PostScript knowlege can save you too

My old Performa 5260 is running Mac OS 9, the last Macintosh operating system for the old pre-G3 computers. We have Quark installed thereon, and it wants to print. The printer is a PostScript-enabled HP LaserJet 4MP, attached to my Linux server. Why is it so hard to print the damn' file? Even during that brief time when it would work, I could never get landscape printing to work. Read more