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Network Bridging on an OVH/SoYouStart dedicated Server.

If you have additional IP addresses for your SoYouStart server that you wish to use for virtual machines, you will first need to create a Virtual MAC from within the control panel and then set your virtual machine to use the virtual MAC. You will then need to set the IP address of the machine…
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12th August 2014 0

Just Cause 2 Multiplayer week-long test, Thursday

Video from Thursday


21st October 2013 0

Just Cause 2 Multiplayer (week-long) Beta

Video from Monday (20 minutes, 1080p available on YouTube).


10th September 2013 0

Videos from the Just Cause 2 Multiplayer April Extended Test

Main video: 35 man Roadtrip. Full Video Playlist


14th May 2013 0

Minecraft: The Story of Mojang sponser kit

Last year, 2 Player Productions started a Kickstarter for a Minecraft documentary. I sponsered one of the mid-level tiers and my kit turned up recently. The film was released in December 2012 and shipping started soon after – coming from the US it was bound to take a while. The sponser level got me an…
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7th February 2013 0

Playing around with Just Cause 2, Part 1

Just messing around with Just Cause 2


1st January 2013 0

Replacing a MiniSAS cable on a HP Proliant MicroServer

I recently had an issue with one of my MicroServers – detailed in a ServerFault question but replicated here. My issue was when server is powered on the power light turns green but the machine’s status light (the HP logo on the front) stays off and there is no video output through the onboard VGA.…
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1st January 2013 0

Belkin “F1DS104L” SOHO 4-Port KVM Switch Review

Originally posted April 22, 2012 After my MicroServers arrived I realized I was in need of a new KVM switch (Keyboard, Video, Mouse, allows you to use a keyboard, screen, and mouse with one or more computers) as the two port Belkin USB Flip wasn’t going to be enough – I wanted at least a…
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1st January 2013 0

XFX Radeon 7870 Graphics Card Review

Originally posted on September 2, 2012 While I’ve been a fan of PC gaming I’ve not always gone for the best components and instead gone for bundles. My desktop CPU and Motherboard were a bundle from Maplins and so were the case and the graphics card. CPU is a quad-core AMD Athlon II X4 630…
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1st January 2013 0