@ 0x28

It doesn’t look so old in hex; Zero, x, Two, Eight  but I finally got there.  So on this day, what other landmarks am I up to? I’ve been programming, on and off, for 28 years (thanks for teaching me Chris – anyone still use LOGO?) Writing Free Software for 17 years (thanks Terry for

Debian turns 18

In Australia, 18 means you can do things like vote and drink. While most don’t get terribly excited about the first, the second usually happens on your 18th. And so 18 years ago Ian Murdock brought together the new Debian distribution. I’ve been along for the ride for 14 of those 18 years and it