Month: April 2004

set root password for mysql

mysql> SET PASSWORD FOR root@localhost=PASSWORD(‘new_password’);

photographer Richie Hopson

I was just looking through photographer Richie Hopsons website, and was surprised to see how many photos I was already familiar with from Adrenalin magazine – the only magazine I currently subscribe to, although i’m hoping to get a concrete wave magazine subscription at some point…

mysql show syntax

i.e. show tables, show coulmns etc http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/SHOW.html

getting to grips with digital video

Goal to be able to make broadcast quality video from a variety of media which can then be transferred to DVD/VCD and compressed for streaming over the web (to largest possible audience without multiple formats), on a minimal budget. Current Tools I have access to:- video mode on pentax optio 330gs (no audio) super 8… Read more »

Fruits of the VCR

This weekend my cable TV subscription paid for itself with the "birth of cool" weekend on extreme TV. Amongst other things they showed Skateboard Kings – 1970’s BBC documentary about skating in dogtown, by the "World about Us" team, Wheels of Downhill Motion – another 70’s skate video and Fruit of the Vine – recent… Read more »

not lap and definately not top

The screen gave up on my laptop last night. It had been partly pink for about a year and started flickering the other day, now it is blank. I bought the laptop over 4 years ago because I was thinking of buying a flat screen monitor to reduce the headaches I get sitting behind a… Read more »