House – Fuckups

Let me preface this by saying that the house is awesome. I’ve got a special ability to find things that are wrong. I’m not a big moaner but I was very aware that we had a limited time to pick up on..

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Receiver Broken

A couple of times we’ve been watching a movie in my cinema and the sound has cut out. The first time this happened was during a pivotal scene in The Martian, when the sound was really loud. We kept..

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My Feet Are Fucked

They hurt when I stand up after sitting down for a while or when I get out of bed. After a minute they stretched out and are like normal feet.I only realised recently how fucked they are, before tha..

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What Unity Is Getting Wrong

Developer QOL When I added Lua to Garry’s Mod my intention wasn’t primarily to make things moddable. I wanted to make things easier for myself. By wrapping a few functions and coding in Lua I could..

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Lockdown Kicks Ass

It’s weird seeing people struggle with being home all the time. Climbing the walls, bored out of their head, willing to risk the lives of their loved ones just to be in the presence of other humans…

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Half-Life:Alyx is a Masterpiece

So I haven’t finished HLA yet. According to Steam I’ve played it for 6 hours so far, so here’s what I think. Fan Boy Despite making Garry’s Mod and knowing pretty much everything about Half-Life 2,..

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Open a 30gb Unity Log on Windows

We’re having a problem with our Rust HDRP branch where it imports forever. We had log files on our build server that were 30gb. The problem comes when you want to find out why they’re so massive. Yo..

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Alex The Gamer

Alex is 6 years old. His birth (which I documented here) feels way longer ago than 6 years. He’s old enough now that he has his own special interests. He loves video games. Any time he comes in my o..

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Blazor Ain’t Ready

I love the idea of Blazor. Getting rid of Javascript and using C# for everything, what’s not to love. Well after trying it for a couple of projects, here’s everything that is wrong right now. 1. Goo..

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Jailbreaking Control4

In a previous post I talked about Control4 and mentioned that you can jailbreak it. This lets you do things like add/delete/rename rooms and add/delete/rename devices. Things you’d probably expect t..

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