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  • I was having issues trying to install Expect using ActiveTcl’s Teapot repository.  Everytime I would run “teacup install -v Expect” it would give me an error that it couldn’t create a directory.  For some reason it was trying to create the directory on my employer’s users folder on their network file share.  This is mostly a […]

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  • While building my servers for a new project, I ran across this issue. I was using the RAID built into the SuperMicro X7DBR-E motherboard’s Intel 5000P chipset. I downloaded the Intel Rapid Storage utility and it seemed to install just fine. Every time I tried running it, however, I would get the error, “IAStorUI has […]

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  • Most government censorship of web sites is accomplished by court ordering ISP’s to block DNS resolution of the censored site’s domain name. When you type in thepiratebay.se into your web browser and hit enter, your web browser first has to find the IP address of thepiratebay.se. Generally, when your computer receives its internal network private […]

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