QOTD: Rodney Glen King

“Can we, Can we all get along? Can we, Can we get along.” – Rodney Glen King (April 2, 1965 – June 17, 2012)

How-To Technical

Update available message after installing update

Recently I updated my Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 to Ubuntu 13.04 when I noticed that the message of the day (MOTD) displaying in my console was telling me that an update was available and to Run ‘do-release-upgrade’ It seems the cause of this was /usr/lib/ubuntu-release-upgrader/release-upgrade-motd which is called by /etc/update-motd.d/91-release-upgrade which checks for the existence of the release-upgrade-motd file. Removing this with rm /var/lib/ubuntu-release-upgrader/release-upgrade-available […]


Sony’s MOTD: Indefinitely

So there we have it… six days of downtime (announced by Sony) and the PlayStation Network continues to suffer from difficulties.  There has been no indication as to when the network, which has more than 70 million users…  Let me say that again; has seventy million users worldwide. In yet another PlayStation Blog we read […]