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Skype killed my IIS

For three days my local web server was not responding. You know, I’d point my browser (Firefox) at http://localhost/ and I’d get nothing. After a while it dawned on me that I had recently installed a big Microsoft Tuesday patch Read more…

By jason, ago
MAME

SNES USB adaptor

Woohoo. I won a SNES control pad and a Super Smart Joy SNES-USB adaptor the other day. I entered the online competition so long ago that I had forgotten all about it. I think it was from Lik-Sang. I bought Read more…

By jason, ago
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WOW I crumbled

Several years ago I spent many, many hours (days, weeks…) playing a MUD. It was called Drasan. It was text-only. Eventually I realised it was taking waay to much of my time. I have not played an RPG since. Today Read more…

By jason, ago
MAME

Mame cabinet – side panels

Here are the plans for my mame cabinet: Measure twice, cut once: I’ve cut out the top panels. Here is how they turned out: I hope they turn out OK once they are painted and trimmed with some t-molding…

By jason, ago
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First Post

I decided to start a blog. Mainly to chronicle my efforts at building a mame cabinet. I’ll probably also ramble on about: cutting code (I am employed as a web developer – C#.NET at the moment) purchasing a new house Read more…

By jason, ago