Boot from USB pen drive

The biggest hurdle I had installing [Debian](http://www.debian.org/) on my new server was getting the Debian Net Install ISO onto a USB stick in a way that would be bootable.

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Server Replacement

Did you see the post regarding a [Linux install to a Mac Mini](http://purestblue.com/?p=46)? Well I’m not happy with it because it’s not as stable as I’d like. For some reason the partition information becomes corrupt; everything is OK after a reboot but I can’t figure out why it’s happening in the first place, there’s nothing in the logs I can put my finger on and blame.

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ten rules for computing happiness

I came across Alex Payne’s [*Rules For Computing Happiness*](http://al3x.net/2008/09/08/al3xs-rules-for-computing-happiness.html) today, and I think they should be shared, so I’m going to tell you about them here.

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