Archive / October, 2006

How I Cut Myself on Edgy Eft’s Bleeding Edge (Twice)

As a loyal Ubuntu user, I was excited when Ubuntu 6.10 Edgy Eft was released last week. I downloaded my ISO via BitTorrent to have available for any new installs, but planned on upgrading my laptop and desktop machines via these four commands at the terminal: sed -i ‘s/dapper/edgy/g’/etc/apt/sources.list apt-get update apt-get upgrade apt-get dist-upgrade […]

Why the Microsoft POP3 Connector for Exchange is a Piece of Junk

I’ve used the POP3 Connector for Exchange which comes with Small Business Server since SBS version 4.0 (NT 4, Exchange 5.0). The main limitation I’ve always bumped into was the fact that the POP Connector will check mail only as frequently as every 15 minutes. While this is normally acceptable, if a user is anxiously […]