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Monthly Archives: June 2007

On Intelligence and Memes

I read On Intelligence: How a New Understanding of the Brain will Lead to the Creation of Truly Intelligent Machines by: Jeff Hawkins and Sandra Blakeslee a few weeks ago.  Excluding any spiritual reading, it has been my most interesting read this … Continue reading

June 19, 2007 Self Improvement, Uncategorized

Did Things Get Worse?

I was listening to Nobel Heart by Pema Chodron last week.  There was a part in it where she talks about how many new practitioners of meditation say that there minds are more chaotic and less calm than before they … Continue reading

June 18, 2007 Continuous Integration, Self Improvement, Uncategorized, Unit Testing

VM Ware – Expanding a Disk and Extending a Boot Partition

I needed to make a virtual disk, with boot partition, larger.  I found that I could use the VM Ware Server utility, vmware-vdiskmanager.exe, to expand the disk: C:\Program Files\VMware\VMware Server>vmware-vdiskmanager.exe -x 20Gb “<path>\<name>.vmdk” Next I needed to extent the partition.  … Continue reading