Bye bye Sun and Solaris :-(

So sad… but it’s inevitable, Oracle killing Solaris and Sun. Oracle Finally Killed Sun

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Fair use of web content

This news was buried among many other news, but I felt that it deserves more people knowing about it. It is about “fair use” of publicly available web content. What is “fair use” and when can content be restricted. The original article is here. A small company called hiQ is locked in a high-stakes battle…

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Warranty service for Enphase converter

Anyone having issue getting warranty service for their solar panel converter? Enphase claimed 15 years warranty. My system was installed in mid 2010, and one of the converter had failed. It’s the only one reporting low/no voltage for the past 4 weeks. The rest of my 20+ panels and converters are fine. It look like…

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Amazon customer service fails

I feel like I am caught in an episode of bad customer service TV show, except this is real and it’s from Amazon. Hello customer. I’ll be glad to help you, but first, please verify you are a customer. But, but, that’s the reason I am calling…. I am sorry, I can’t help you if…

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LinkedIn Celebrate 500M members April, 2017

Big celebration for LinkedIn as the company hits 500M + members. This picture was at LinkedIn HQ in Sunnyvale.  I am the guy in the middle of that red circle. The picture was taken by a mavic pro drone, flying above the building.  The drone belongs to one of my colleague.    

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Courier Fetch Error: unhandled courier request error: Authorization Exception in Chrome/Safari on Kibana 4.5.0

Getting this error in your Kibana? You need to increase your max header size as default netty is only 8KB.   You can change the value in your elasticsearch.yml file. Add the following line (or uncomment it if it is already there). http.max_header_size: 32kb  

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Moving or copying files from one Google drive account to another

I have seen questions on the web about how to migrate (copy/move) files from one GDrive account to another. There are many reasons, such as migrating from one Google account (such as company) to your personal account, etc. WARNING: you may be violating your company policy by moving/copying files from your company Google account to…

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