5x12 pentomino tiling

Paul Oldham

Me on Stac Pollaidh
On the way up Stac Pollaidh, May 2009

Welcome to my web pages. You can find out all about me here and about Beth, my reason for living, here.

If you've ended up here because you want us to help you with mapping, Linux, or Net issues then you need the www.the-hug.co.uk web site.

You can also find me on Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr, facebook, Google+, this mastodon instance, and about.me.

You can contact me:

  • at home by email as
  • at work by email as
  • by phone during working hours on 01223 863463 (yes, still a Cambridge number)
  • via Telegram or WhatsApp to my mobile number ending 600
  • on Skype at paulatthehug by prior arrangement
  • to ask me a question on ask.fm ... I don't guarantee to answer it though

 

eBay Sniper
I use this eBay Sniper to win items more cheaply on eBay by sniping.
I recommend it. It's free to use.

 

Current status: (via Twitter)
Wiblog:
Hard Filtering SPF

I've talked before here about SPF. To recap it is an anti-spam measure and is one we've used for a long while. It works like this. A domain, the-hug.org say, publishes an SPF record as one of its DNS records. This SPF record indicates which IP addresses will send email purporting to come from the-hug.org.  read more ...

More from the Wiblog ...

I am currently reading:

An Utterly Impartial History of Britain: (or 2000 Years Of Upper Class Idiots In Charge), by John O'Farrell Ever the Diplomat: Confessions of a Foreign Office Mandarin, by Sherard Cowper-Coles

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Word of the Day:
threnody