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About The Admin

Thyne benevolent dictator.

Mail Server Woes…

Having setup a half dozen beefy mailservers in my time, I’ve come to the same conclusion as most… why does it have to be so complicated? Here’s a simple recipe that’s served me well: Sendmail, Dovecot (IMAP / POP3), Spamassassin … Continue reading

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Plex… techno-racist against Android Phones ?

Plex is a hell of an application. As a home, multi-home, or organizational media and content server, it is outstanding. The free integration apps for Roku’s, Firesticks, and similar devices, as well as the ability to use pretty much any … Continue reading

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My Wife and Kids…

My wife is an unwavering pillar of integrity.  My kids are the gift she’s given me for the past 2 years.  It’s not all pretty – on a daily basis, I threaten to kill at least 2 of the 3.  … Continue reading

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Pentium Slayer 3 Lives

Kingston Technologies.  Remember that name. On with the tirade… Sometime in mid-December of 2013, a remote tap concept was put together.  Specifically, your benevolent dictator moved, and since the new place does not have access to a fibre feed, the … Continue reading

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Banana Pancakes and Thoughts on Life

You wouldn’t think it to be a moment of gravity, but it was.   In a South Buffalo Denny’s – http://dennys.com/ – I find myself questioning what it is I’m doing with my life. As a society, we look back to … Continue reading

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Vincent Frank Spinelli: September 3, 1926 – July 8, 2013

  I find myself with little to say, which is such a disservice to such a good man.  Although, clarity comes from the fact that he lived a life that needed no explanation.  A plain, honest, simple yet intelligent, humble … Continue reading

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Some of the best people…

Sometimes, you’ve got to move on to move forward.  Bittersweet, but necessary. That said, to all my friends (and I use that word intentionally – so many of you have become my friends) at LAG, I leave you with the … Continue reading

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Theresa Anne Delgatto Spinelli: November 27, 1929 – May 19, 2013

Who Cares if it’s Raining – Vincent Frank Spinelli II   In loving memory, Theresa Anne Delgatto Spinelli November 27, 1929 – May 19, 2013 Wife, Mother, Matriarch When Mamma prayed, good things happened – people changed. Not much more … Continue reading

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My Viewmaster…

I look at what’s in my Viewmaster. Remember those things; they came complete with a free A-Team or Smurfs wheel cartridge depending on your age range. I’m sure there was a My Little Pony as well. Well it seems that … Continue reading

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Answers hard to come by…

  … and the truth of the matter eludes us all – for now. Still, justice (whether ‘Frontier Style’ or otherwise) has a welcoming taste. #LetGodSortThemOut  

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