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The Vegetable Garden Project

The Vegetable Garden Project

Living with chooks and the feral rabbits trying to grow vegetables can be a trial and frustration … oh forgot when the sheep get in there goes the lot. So for a while now we have been planning an enclosure to keep the critters out and allow for us...

Echidna Wednesday

Echidna Wednesday

On Wednesday we had to make a trip into town to pick up my new iMac (old one fell off its stand) as we were traveling down our road noticed a large echidna. We usually see smallish ones but this one was huge about 40cm long, well ok huge...

New Server :: SoftLayer :: Melbourne


Under the SoftLayer Catalyst program we have access to some nifty hardware, this is obviously for ChannelPace. But my sites are hosted on the ChannelPace hardware, so for the first time we are now hosted in Australia at the Melbourne SoftLayer data centre. You should notice it is quicker...

Status Page


Thanks to Heroku  and Cachet I have setup a status page for all of my stuff (ie sites, & the server). It will have any downtime etc and where I am at fixing same.  You should bookmark the Status Link which is also shown in the top menu it...

Eye Lasered


Had a fun day trip yesterday, the replacement lens in my right eye had started to fog over so that seeing was starting to be affected. Took three months to get to see the specialist and a few hours of tests, drops and stuff then the laser. Bit sore,...

ChannelPace mentioned on SoftLayer Blog


As you probably know I have been helping Greg Furlong (the creator of Razorback Railway) with his latest project called ChannelPace … SoftLayer a company owned by IBM that provides large scale web servers has just posted in their blog about it .. Click here to read.    

Security and the Internet

Look out you are being watched, or worse

I am not one for running around like a headless chook at the first sound of a threat on the internet or a virus,  trojan et al. Butt I am seriously concerned about something that has been around for a while but with some other happenings seems to be...



From Oberon Shire SNOW EVENT 18/7 – UPDATE #1There have been snowfalls in the Region and the major roads have been inspected. All major roads have been CLOSED until further notice.  We are snowed in … went up the mountain to see if Helen could go to work (and...

Fuel Prices


Given that Mr Rabbit & his merry crew are upping the price of fuel excise and udder stuff and I saw a complaint form someone in the USA about high fuel prices and thought that I should do some comparisons on the price of fuel. The price that is...

This is not RBR

It seems some people have a mistaken view of what this site “Jenolan’s CESS” is all about. This is my personal site where posts are made about things that interest me, jokes, you tube videos, news about happenings and so forth. It is not a substitute for RBR as...