Monthly Archives: May 2012

My Dream Machine. 2012 version.

I bought my laptop in 2009. Way back then I was fairly happy with Apple’s spec of a gorgeous 17″ MacBook Pro laptop with 4+ hour of battery life running with 8GB RAM and a 500MB HDD – although I … Continue reading

Posted in Macintosh, opinion, SSD | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Renewing IPv6 address on Macintosh OS X

I just re-configured my router with its IPv6 address (which I got free from http://tunnelbroker.net/), and noticed that my Macintosh had not picked up an address yet – so I went looking for a command that would ask the IPv6 … Continue reading

Posted in GNS3 WorkBench | Tagged , ,

Just how many IPv6 addresses are there? Really?

When I began this article I planned to debunk a couple of myths show that the number of IPv6 addresses is not really as huge as people made out. I have logic to show that really there is only a … Continue reading

Posted in IPv6, opinion | 9 Comments

Ad choices? Am I going all commercial? WordPress has offered me a chance to have ad choices on my blog. Not too sure if I like it, but I’ve followed a couple of the links and they seem reasonable. In … Continue reading

Posted in opinion

Cisco ACE: Insert Client IP Address

Tony Burke has just posted this article that’s worth reading and will certainly also help with anyone struggling to understand the concept of “Persistence rebalance”

Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | 1 Comment

Moving GNS3 WorkBench to a physical machine/disk

GNS3 WorkBench user Malaya Manas has posted instructions here on his blog to show how to port GNS3 WorkBench to a physical disk/USB. The process of converting Virtual Machines to Physical is known as V2P. It sounds a bit tricky … Continue reading

Posted in Ubuntu, V2P, Virtual Machine, VMware | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

GNS3 WorkBench 5.8 ready to download

I’ve just finished uploading GNS3 WB 5.8 on sourceforge.net. Didn’t achieve everything I wanted – too hard to get it all working on Ubuntu 10.10. Especially ASA and Qemu. But it does have GNS3 0.8.2, VPCs 0.3 and a few … Continue reading

Posted in GNS3 WorkBench | 38 Comments