Archive for October, 2005

Sorting Photos

Monday, October 31st, 2005

My photos were very disorganized, especially after recovering them from my accidentally formatted hard disk. A word of warning: SATA hard drives do not show as drive C: in the Windows XP installer, unless there are no IDE drives, so if you have more then one hard drive don’t trust the drive letters when installing […]

Cable Modem Web Interface

Saturday, October 29th, 2005

My internet connection stopped working today, which lead me to an interesting discovery. Generally when my internet stops working just I renew my DHCP lease and it starts working again. But this time, when I renewed my DHCP I got a private Class C IP ( and no gateway or DNS servers. This was strange, […]

The Beginning

Sunday, October 16th, 2005

I started programming soon after my family got our fist computer, a 486/33 DX. It all started when at about 13 years old, I discovered that DOS came with QBasic. So I bought some old books on BASIC and started teaching myself programming. My early attempts in BASIC didn’t lead to any finished products. My […]