Monthly Archives: November 2018

P5

My friend C is ensuring that his Rover P5 will be fit and sparkling for our trip next June to the Le Mans 24h. The P5 was also known as “the poor man’s Rolls Royce”. Happy mechanic

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Apple Mojave

Decided to upgrade my MacBook Air last night since I was getting messages I should do that. It did not go exactly according to plan. Not only the connection slowed down like crazy which I put down to the amount … Continue reading

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Gilets jaunes

I cannot stand the current “yellow jackets” (Gilets Jaunes) which started a couple of weeks ago. They are basically hindering my way and being a nuisance to the majority of citizens. Some roads have been blocked for a few days … Continue reading

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President Trump is surrounded by fools

I try to avoid reading anything concerning the moron in chief and the US these days. So depressing and aggravating. I disconnected from Facebook and reduced Twitter news feed to a bare minimum. I nevertheless came across this little gem … Continue reading

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The french way

Apparently all government agencies among others are switching to Qwant. I did that quite a while back and am extremely pleased.

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Olives

On another note, we had loads of olives on our tree in the garden. I reckon more than 15 kilos and there are probably another 3 or 4 kilos still on the tree but to high for me to reach. … Continue reading

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Trouble shooting

Somehow one of my tablets started playing up last night. It stopped recognizing the installed micro SD card which has quite a few of the applications stored on it. I tried all sorts to no avail. So today I reset … Continue reading

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Short break in Aquitaine

Having our friends K&P visiting us in Carcassonne gave us the incentive to discover a little more some not too far away places. This time we are heading west to the Atlantic coast and the Aquitaine region. Day 1: We … Continue reading

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Route du Rhum

SO they have been at it for almost 3 days. At the time of writing this there are 2310 nm left to race for the current leader. There has been some really rough seas and storms and someof the favorites … Continue reading

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Villages de France

A short summary of yesterday’s day trip to Castelnou https://sauvagetsite.wordpress.com/2018/11/05/villages-de-france/

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