Black Viper
Black Viper
Jul 182004
 

I am working hard on Window XP Service Pack 2 information. A few things I am doing include: Updating all Service information to be valid with the installation of Service Pack 2. Archiving all Service Pack 1a information for future reference. Removing the "Internet Gateway" configuration. Stay tuned! I will post the latest information when I finish it in the next few days.

Jul 142004
 

I discovered that my E-Mail server started having issues with DNS lookups. This does not sound as though it is a bad thing. However, it turned out to be a big issue. A reboot fixed all problems, but I now am faced with hundreds of E-Mail messages because of the DNS lookup failures (since I configure my E-Mail server to use a DNS Black Hole list). Unfortunately, the only solution is to sift through the junk. This, of course, will take time.

Jun 272004
 

I am currently caught up on my E-mail and wish to thank everyone that sent kind words my way. If I did not respond to your question, forgive me, but please understand that with the volume of traffic that I receive daily, it would be impossible for me to reply to everyone.

Jun 262004
 

With regards to World of Warcraft Beta, I modified a few UI files to make my life a bit easier. The changes include: Quest log is instant and shows level numbers Target tool tip moved from above the combat log to top middle of screen Mods that were taken partially from Cosmos: Party HP/Mana/Rage/Energy show always as text Party Buffs (16)/Debuffs (8) always show And something that Cosmos never had: The HP status display bar fades nicely from Green -> Yellow -> Orange -> Red. Download the updated files here [Continue Reading]

Jun 202004
 

I am about 250 E-Mails behind and, looking at some of them, the most popular question is: "If you have the time, could you answer…" The answer is… no. (Read WHY?)

May 282004
 

Several people reported that the domain did not quite look correct. They were right. I use Mozilla as my browser and sometimes, working around IE’s strange behaviors slips by me. All pages should render in both browsers as I had originally intended them. The issue made some text much larger than I wanted, mostly in regards to my guides that include thumbnails, and only in IE. If ever something just does not seem "right" with the domain, please Contact me and report the problem. More than likely, you are not [Continue Reading]

May 122004
 

After originally posting my AMD and Intel Rant on July 30, 2002, many items touched on have become extremely out of date. I decided to take a "second look" at what both AMD and Intel has accomplished recently and hopefully provide a vision for the future. So here it is: AMD vs. Intel Rant Take 2.