Stavros' Stuff

Angry rants of programming and other things.

Hard disk crash

OK, it’s like this: Originally I had one 80 GB disk, one 120 GB disk and a 160 GB one that stopped working three months after I bought it (damn Maxtor). Last week I got a 250 GB Seagate Barracuda so I’d finally have some space (all the other disks were full).

The new disk arrived, I ghosted the 80 one on the 250 (after quite a few crashes and hangs, which after a while stopped), and I installed t

Continue reading…


A few days ago I stumbled upon this great website called Moviepig. In short, it will tell you if you’re going to like a movie or not. You tell it a list of movies you have seen in order of preference (most liked to least liked) and then you ask it how much you’re going to like a movie you haven’t seen. It uses collaborative filtering to search for other people with the s

Continue reading…


All done, hopefully everything works. If you notice that something is amiss, please email me using the link on the top right or leave a comment in the page (you probably need to create an account to do that). Thanks.

Continue reading…