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noise from a mozilla IT/Operations wrangler

Posts from August, 2007

China, day two

Today was filled with a long, exhausting work day interrupted by lunch at a nearby seafood place Li and everyone at the office took us to. I think the feeling was that this place was average but to my untrained Chinese tastes, the food sure was good. We met Mi Jai after breakfast (and after… Read more


Categories: Mozilla

China, day one

In China now, after a 12+ hour flight from San Francisco.  Got in about 4-5 hours ago (I’m all screwed up on time right now). It’s overcast and muggy and reminds me of Chicago summers.  Amazingly like Chicago actually except that I smell exhaust fumes (like Tijuana).  And people smoke (a lot more than I’ve… Read more

Categories: Mozilla

ipv6… is this thing on?

During the past two Firefox releases ( and I’ve been running an dual-stake ipv4/ipv6 accessible download server. This box was serving Firefox updates and was part of I thought I could use traffic numbers to help justify a native ipv6 Internet connection. Here’s what ipv4 traffic looked like during a one week period… Read more

Categories: Mozilla, Networking

Justin, you win.

“There’s the iPhone and then there’s everything else.” – Sean Alamares After weeks of trying to find an acceptable replacement to my Verizon Treo 700w, I’m throwing in the towel. iPhone, you win.

Categories: Non Work