Monday, April 18, 2011

Installing the Sun (Oracle) JDK on 64 Bit Ubuntu From Shell

I had a bit of trouble installing the JDK via the shell; but I eventually figured it out. Seems a large part of the problem was differences in 64 vs 32 bit Ubuntu. I wanted to use the apt-add-repository, but had to figure out that it requires some python libs. Here are the simply steps if you have been looking:


  1. sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
  2. sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ lucid partner"
  3. sudo apt-get update
  4. sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jdk
After that, you should have javac/etc.

Sunday, April 03, 2011

I don't even know what to do about this...

So; this is what our basement sink ran into. When I move the sink; the pipe fell right out because it wasn't connected to anything.




What do the codes say about this? Can I even connect to this? Aren't sewer gases coming up from this hole?

Soooo lost.

Create a "GG Button" With an IOT Button on Discord

I was having some fun with my internet button (found here: https://store.particle.io/collections/shields-and-kits), and also working on some...