Archive | December, 2006

Converting a physical machine to a virtual machine in VMware

I needed to take a laptop and create a VMware image of it. The laptop had roughly 7.5 gigs worth of data on it and a 40 gig total drive. The difficulty was generating an image of just the data and not the entire drive that could then be loaded onto a virtual machine. All […]

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Free Software Foundation

I finally joined the Free Software Foundation. This is an organization that supports free software. Not free as in price, but free as in information. They believe that when you buy or are given a piece of software, you should be given all of the code for that application so that you can customize or […]

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First Day at the New Job

Yesterday was my first day at Legg Mason and as first days go, this was a pretty good one. This experience will be unlike any I’ve had in the past and comes with it’s share of pro’s and con’s. The work seems challenging and exciting even if the environment is a bit stuffy. The company […]

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Crazy Weekend!

This weekend was absolutely insane! Our butler turned friend, Larry, from our Honeymoon in Antigua was staying in PA. He traveled up here to propose to his girlfriend (she said “Yes”) that he had been having a long distance relationship with for a while. He called me early last week to ask if I could […]

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Winterfest 06

Over the Thanksgiving Weekend, my family and I traveled over to Ocean City to see Winterfest. Ocean City decorates the Northside Park (on 125th) with Christmas lights and various lit displays and gives you a grand tour on a tram through the park. My mother and grandmother have been taking the kids of the family […]

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