20110829

a freebsd v8.2 VM on virtualbox v4.1 headless

bridge network does work if you change the nic type

example:
vboxmanage modifyvm MYvmNAME --nictype1 Am79C970A

20110817

arch linux - gnome v3


I couldnt get the network-manager-applet to auto start on startup or after wake up. Installing wicd fixed the issue. Oh, and wicd does not intergrate with gnome 3 taskbar.

20110811

creating a new .bashrc in Mac OS X
or  .profile .bash_profile

vi ~/.bashrc
add your PATH
PATH=$PATH:/sbin:/usr/sbin
export PATH


add location to alias file

if [ -f ~/.bash_aliases ]; then
    . ~/.bash_aliases
fi


reload config "source ~/.bashrc"


I found that if I hose my terminal and cant get back in I can run commands by right clicking the terminal from the dock.