I admitted it was probably folly, but I got the Sun Fire X4600 M2. It's in the lab, but still not running.
In probably another folly move, I've ordered another big server.
Not avoiding blogging, just very busy. Lots of things have happened this year, and I should probably say more about them. Maybe later.
Has it really been a half year since I've blogged. I need to get better at this.
Resolution: write more.
That's all for now.
I was able to replace the failed HDD with a new hybrid drive and install Mac OS Sierra Beta without a hitch.
The headline might be a little misleading, but trying to install the Apple OS Sierra Beta led to a series of events that seems to have rendered my MBP inoperable for the moment.
It seems that a number of our fluorescent bulbs went out all at once. In our house, this means 10 or more at once; four or five fixtures with two or four tubes. We had some left in the last bulk puirchase we made, but fell short of filling all of the fixtures with new bulbs.