Trying to keep from getting my home server ‘pwned’, I did some “Ghost” busting tonight by updating my glibc. Easy peasy.  

We recently purchased a family iMac with a 27 display and 16GB of memory. The kids are loving it including the parents. Although we already have a mixture of laptops and PCs running Linux and Windoze this new device requires taking a number to use it. In regards to system administration tasks, I created accounts   Read More …

Here’s my latest book purchases straight from Barnes and Nobles in Santa Monica. The Hyperspace book got me on the Quantum heresy chapter as I was paging through it.

I recently installed CentOS 6 Minimal distribution on my old Dell desktop. CentOS Minimal only weighs in at 396MB and is a basic installation. It’s  so basic that no X windowing and networking is not configured. However, SELlnux is included and in Enforcing mode…cool! This system is dedicated to automated notifications via scripting. Actually, I’ll   Read More …

I decided to take a day off before Thanksgiving break and what a good day it was. The weather was ideal for a day out. I wasn’t in my usual home body mood so was quite excited to get out. Lately I’ve had the itch to buy books so the idea of going to Caltech   Read More …

The Barnes and Nobles bookstore in Santa Monica Promenade is one of the best bookstores out there. It has a good selection in books and magazines, it’s clean, and its surroundings. We had three 20% coupons so I was eager to use the coupons and enjoy the savings. After good dinner at Wolfgang Pucks we   Read More …

Was this my last visit to a Borders bookstore? On our way back from our vacation at San Simeon, we stopped by what seemed to be one of the last Borders bookstores that was still “open” somewhere in Oxnard/Ventura outlets. I use the air quotes because the remaining Borders that are still “open” for business   Read More …

My son Atom making a shot. The making of the first ever Physicist-Basketball Star ?

Welcome to QuarkLogic, my new website! I recently sold my quantumfx.com domain and transitioned to my new cyber identity. Hopefully, this change can motivate me to re-establish myself on the web once again. This WordPress theme is just a place holder for an upcoming kickA$$ re-design, so for now, enjoy 🙂