July 28, 2021

Rueful Britannia

The day had been a long time coming, there had been ups and downs as in all long relationships, finally, Brit had said she was going. Some had said it had always been a marriage of convenience, others said they´d seen sparkles of real love at times, several aged relatives mumbled that they were just too different.

Kapitel 5 – Die Geschichtslücke – Ein Gespräch

Meine große Tochter ist nun in der 11ten Klasse. In der 10ten Klasse war die Klasse in etwa bis Verdun gekommen dann brach der regelmäßige Unterricht infolge von den Coronamassnahmen ab und die weitere Bearbeitung der Geschichte Deutschlands im zwanzigsten Jahrhundert blieb für mehr oder weniger den Rest des Schuljahres aus.

Corona diaries – the ubports ubuntu touch experiment – part 9 – “the battle of the libertine” continues after a setback

I was probably getting a bit carried away with my successes using Ubuntu Touch. I had, however, had a lot of trouble getting libertine containers up and running, in fact, it wasn´t working at all and I couldn´t get any packages installed. After OTA-13 was released I tried changing update channels from the Sony “development channel” to the “stable release channel” and back again but the net result was that open store started crashing and various apps that had worked fine up until then stopped working.