12 Things to do if someone points a gun at your head

Not all at the same time obviously – that’d be daft.

Includes every schoolchilds favourite: tango-ing ’em on the ears, and that tried-and-tested stratagem of the underdog – booting them in the nuts. Win-Win.

Bonus points for throwing the knife hard at his chest sideways without killing said “test subject” – though I’m not quite sure if the points are to be added or taken away yet..

Free Advertising: Darrin Mortimer Painting & Decorating

Knocked up a business card for a mate the other day in Scribus – pretty nifty piece of free DTP s/w for Linux and Windows.. it needs some kinda washed out picture as a watermark or some lines or something… but hey, free is free – and if you ever need a painter and decorator in the Ballarat area you could do a lot worse :)


OpenGL: Chequered Tunnel

Did a bit of coding a little while back, just to use some stuff I’d been reading in my OpenGL books – so, I made a tunnel out of triangles which looks like this…


It comes towards you, the vanishing point pulses and the colours change etc. Also, it’s documented to the hilt, so you too can create simplistic, uninspiring graphical knick-knacks!

Let there be light!

Linux binary + src and makefile for Tunnel prog