WinXP re-install….

Yesterday Aasim’s machine which runs WinXP refused to boot, nothing wrong with the hardware just something went wrong in Windows – have tried almost everything but I guess re-install would be the shortest answer. However there is a hitch. Windows distro, oh well – it is not a distro at all. you have to find […]

The myopic disgruntled employee

Every SME at some time or the other has this species on its payroll – His pet peeve is “Company sux my blood!” Typical profile of this type of employee is that he is young, just out of college, intelligent, this probably is his first or second job and his parents in most of the […]

Hmmm – Grievious indeed…

You scored as Yoda. General Grievous 89% Yoda 89% Anakin Skywalker 67% Darth Vader 56% Obi Wan Kenobi 56% Chewbacca 44% Emperor Palpatine 44% R2-D2 39% Clone Trooper 39% Mace Windu 33% Padme Amidala 22% C-3PO 17% Which Revenge of the Sith Character are you?created with The tie breaker was I teach better than […]

Happy Holi!!!

Happy Holi to everyone… Feeling a bit old… Aasim is out there with his friends playing Holi with his friends, a lot of them are children of folks I have played Holi with when I was about 8 years old. Somebody is blasting Hindi re-mixes… but somewhere further are strains of “mohe panghat pe”… Swati […]

Wild Week!

Whew! The first three days of the week were dominated by construction related activity but a lot got done – finally the layout is complete, bore well has been dug and a three phase electricity meter has been installed and connected. Swati’s birthday passed in a whirl in the middle and then we decided to […]