Missing exFAT support in Linux?

So you got a shiny new SDXC card right? And you plug it in and get an error message? Bummer. That's how I felt. mount: unknown file system type 'exfat' Fixing it for Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela Open up "Software Manager" Install exfat-fuse and exfat-utils Re-insert SDXC card ??? Profit…

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A 'bazaar' discovery

For want of a nail -- Wikipedia That pretty much sums up the last weekend. It all started with the daylight savings time change. Twice a year when it happens, it signals to me that the daylight hours will shift. This is worth knowing because it's a trigger for me…

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Mutha Nature

Let's face it, Mother Nature's a bitch. She and Murphy's Law pretty much guarantee that you're gonna have a bad time. A few days ago, I was pretty tickled and inspired to find a small plant sprout out amongst a sea of death. Over the last two months, a terrarrium…

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Rules of success

While watching a video on YouTube today, I heard a pretty cool quote. If you are passionate about success, and you work with people passionate about success, you can't fail. You can only succeed. So true. He also mentions the three magic rules to success... Do the shit you love…

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T-minus 1 week

Last week at Amazon. Four more days of work. Then it's time to say goodbye to the place I've shown up for work each morning for the last eight years. To say the least, it's still hard to face that reality -- it feels real, I know it's real, but…

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