WSL Installation Step-by-Step
WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) is a very useful way of being able to use Linux tools on a Windows system, making it simple to get a proper, working Linux shell up and running. Now WSL2 makes it a lot faster, having an actual full Linux kernel running.
Timeout Failure – Veeam Backup Agent
I had a Veeam Agent backup running regularly and successfully. The agent server is a simple Windows Server 2016 file server. One day recently, the backup job simply stopped working. When I manually ran the job, it started OK, it got as far as “Required backup infrastructure resources have been assigned” being green-ticked, and then…
25 Years of DOOM
25 years ago, in late 1993, something happened which changed the world – Doom was released by Id Software. Here I’ll explain why I feel this was a really important step for the PC industry.