Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Log Collector extractor

Posted on Sun 07 August 2011 in Technology • Tagged with linux, RHEV, wiki

Wow, it’s been over a year since I’ve posted anything here. Been busy with work and life.

Here’s a script called rhevx that I created to painlessly extract the logs gathered by the Log Collector Utility shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager 2.x

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Updated hilightphrase XChat plugin

Posted on Fri 18 June 2010 in Technology • Tagged with xchat, hexchat, wiki

I finally found some free time and updated my hilightphrase XChat python plugin.

The Changes:

  1. When listing out the highlighted strings, they are displayed in a separate tab instead of the current tab
  2. The list of phrases contains are numbered so that you can delete them using the index instead …

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Updated my wiki

Posted on Sun 23 August 2009 in Technology • Tagged with ubuntu, wiki

I finally updated my wiki page, Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope (9.04) on a Toshiba Protege M400, with more information on rotating the screen, and how to get the fingerprint scanner working.

Ubuntu Jaunty Jackalope (9.04) on a Toshiba Protege M400

Posted on Sun 19 July 2009 in Technology • Tagged with linux, ubuntu, wiki

Sorry it took me so long, but I’ve updated my wiki with information on how to get most everything working on the tablet. The wacom tablet works out of the box now with no xorg.conf, but it took me a little while to figure out where all of the devices were being created and what they were now called.

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Posted on Fri 13 June 2008 in Technology • Tagged with vim, iphone, ubuntu, wiki

The following 4 guides have been moved over to my MediaWiki site and updated:

  • Intro to the ViM Editor
  • Vim and R
  • iPhone 1.1.4 and Ubuntu Linux
  • Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04) on a Toshiba Portege M400

I think it makes them much, much …

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iPhone 1.1.4 and Ubuntu Linux

Posted on Wed 28 May 2008 in Technology • Tagged with linux, iphone, wiki

This guide is horribly out of date, and much more concise and updated instructions can be found at

I’m writing this guide after upgrading my 1.1.2 jailbroken iPhone to 1.1.4. As with my last guide, I don’t …

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Moving to MediaWiki

Posted on Mon 26 May 2008 in Technology • Tagged with wiki

Due to the fact that most of my content is guides and that wordpress isn’t properly displaying some of the text, I’m moving my how-tos over to MediaWiki at The other content will stay over here on WordPress. I’ll be making posts when …

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Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04) on a Toshiba Portege M400

Posted on Tue 13 May 2008 in Technology • Tagged with linux, ubuntu, wiki

After doing a fresh install of Ubuntu Hardy Heron (8.04) on my Toshiba Portege M400 there were some configuration changes that needed to be made.

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iPhone 1.1.2 and Ubuntu Linux

Posted on Sat 24 November 2007 in Technology • Tagged with iphone, linux, wiki

The following guide is deprecated, and the instructions here should not be used on a 1.1.3 or 1.1.4 iPhone. There are much easier steps in windows now, and running ‘passwd’ on a 1.1.3/1.1.4 iphone will cause the menu (Springboard) to continuously …

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ViM and R

Posted on Wed 02 May 2007 in Technology • Tagged with vim, wiki

Ubuntu Linux

This guide has been updated for Hardy Heron (8.04)

Installing R and vim-r-plugin

Install R with the following command:

sudo apt-get install r-base

Then download the newest vim-r-plugin package from with the following command:

wget …

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