Laurence Andrews

Useful Mutt Commands

As some of you may or may not know I’m a big fan of the Mutt email client. It’s an entirely CLI-based Linux client that is crazy powerful and very, very geeky. One fantastic feature of Mutt is its integration with GPG, which makes using PGP very simple and painless. Anyway… The thing with Mutt is that it takes some getting used to - I’ve been us... Read more

Cisco ICOMM v8 Day 2

Day 2 started with Unity, Cisco’s voice mail product. It surprised me how separate voice mail is from the system, Unity is very much an independent product, and one that can be used entirely separately from everything else if it’s so desired. We moved on to some lab work, only basic things.. Logging in to the Call Manager and enabling services, ... Read more

Brands on a Whim

Wasn’t sure what to do this weekend, @tigziefc was working and I was looking after my little brother… I spent ages looking online and racking my brain for fun things to do - then in a sudden moment of inspiration I realised Brands Hatch is where it’s at. I didn’t really check the website before we headed over on Sunday, other than to make sure i... Read more

Cisco ICOMM v8 Day 1

We’re thinking of moving to Cisco phones at work. Now, I know a bit about phones, but what I know is about 2-3 years out of date and very specific to one company. I thought it would be wise to go and get my CCNA Voice done and then at least I should have an understanding of how it all should be setup in the ideal world. A few weeks back I booked... Read more

A Sunny Weekend!

I could totally take more weekends like this! The weather was amazing this weekend so @tigziefc and I went for a bike ride around Upnor. The first proper time we have been back since we were in our teens! We were planning to go to Bedgebury Pinetum but since it’s a long way away and it’s the first time I’ve had my bike out this year, we thought... Read more