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Priorities - A: high, B: medium, C: low; Status - _: unfinished, X: finished, C: cancelled, P: pending, o: in progress, >: delegated. Covey quadrants - Q1 & Q3: urgent, Q1 & Q2: important
A1XWork on the ACM Finals problem set at for AcmTraining
A2XMerge Thomas's patches
A3XPlan summer training for contests

1. Cool notebook --- tech : 08:45

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A Slashdot comment on notebooks in Japan led me to (960g, a bit heavier than my PCG-U1's 820g).

2. Text input methods --- wearable, input : 08:46

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Could a Palm user please check out and see if it's any good? If so, I'd love an image or text file of the keyboard layout so that I can try it out on the iPAQ. =)

4. John Wiegley's new homepage: : 10:28

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John Wiegley, the author of planner.el, remember.el and emacs-wiki.el (the only reasons why I can maintain this kind of website with very little effort) has moved from to .

5. The Linux Documentation Project needs you! : 10:37

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6. Emacs-wiki and httpd problem : 12:51

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yvonne on freenode#emacs reports a problem using emacs-wiki.el and httpd.el; I thought I had reproduced it earlier, but it disappeared. No idea what's wrong with yvonne's setup since mine works, and have been trying to figure out what's wrong. No clue.

7. Blogger code : 15:46

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My blogger code, from
B5 d- t++ k- s+ u-- f+ i++ o+ x- e l c--

8. Annotations : 18:07

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Cross-reference: PlannerMode#5

9. The (Mis)adventures of Catastrophix continue... --- cat : 18:11

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She's developing quite an appetite, although she still persists in attempting to swim through her food. She's grooming herself now!

11. Sampizcat, canna and kinput2 : 20:44

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I was tracking down a Redhat Japanese language support problem for someone on #linuxhelp. Sampizcat wanted to turn off the kana-kanji conversion, but it wasn't straightforward, so he or she is doing a reinstall. Wish I could have helped more.

12. I'll be teaching this summer! : 20:58

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Marco Changho informs me of my schedule as a new faculty member.
Ok, Sacha.  We'll have you aboard in the summer.  You will teach CS 21a and the
schedule is as I previously noted in my email Daily 9:00-10:30.


Which means I have to start preparing... fast!

13. Emacs strokes --- emacs : 22:32

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You know, I really should check out stroke mode under Emacs for sheer coolness factor.

14. Okay, time for me to go to bed. : 22:39

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Much Emacs hackery and learning. A fair amount of Googling for answers. And the confirmation of my summer class. Quite a day.
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