Nick Geoghegan

Professional Yak Shaver

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RTÉ not to blame for Lally’s shame

RTÉ has hotly denied rumours that it drove former Glenroe star Mick Lally into prostitution. Station bosses have said that the long-running agri soap being axed  earlier this year is not responsible for the saggy faced actor, who played saggy faced farmer Miley Byrne, being arrested for soliciting men in the Phoenix Park last weekend. […]

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Navit – Bug fixes

I’m going to be working on a few bug fixes for Navit, after getting SVN commit privileges. So far, they’ve been Ticket #640 – Ireland as locale, which was was fixed in Revision 3540 and Ticket #637 – patch for sunrise/sunset calculation, which was fixed in Revision 3541 I’ve been keeping an eye on which tickets […]

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Navit – Cross compile

So, I’ve been messing around with navit a fair bit. I’ve gotten the cross compiler to work with the following settings export PATH=$PATH:/opt/mingw32ce/bin or export PATH=$PATH:/opt/mingw32ce-59.01/bin This tells the compiler what path to use for MingW32CE – the cross compiler, which was installed via RPM on an OpenSUSE 11.3 system. MingW32CE-59.01 is the latest stable […]

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Navit, is a free open source mapping program that uses OpenStreetMap‘s mapping data. I’ve been fiddling around with Navit for the past week after getting “Hans” – a kickass WinCE GPS from Deal Extreme – and while it requires a LOT of configuration, I’m very impressed. So far, I’ve been heavily editing the On Screen Display […]

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I’m Alive

I’m alive – and the world shines for me today I’m alive – suddenly I am here today Seems like forever (and a day), thought I could never (feel this way) Is this really me? I’m alive, I’m alive I’m alive – and the dawn breaks across the sky I’m alive – and the sun […]

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