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Isolation ward at Wuhan Hospital

Update: 2020–04–26. Our hospital system was not overloaded. Please see my updated post here.

Update: 2020–03–16. Since my last update, more information has come to light. My position continues to evolve with the evidence. T̶h̶e̶r̶e̶ ̶i̶s̶ ̶g̶r̶e̶a̶t̶ ̶c̶o̶n̶c̶e̶r̶n̶ ̶t̶h̶a̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶i̶s̶ ̶v̶i̶r̶u̶s̶ ̶c̶o̶u̶l̶d̶ ̶o̶v̶e̶r̶l̶o̶a̶d̶ ̶o̶u̶r̶ ̶h̶o̶s̶p̶i̶t̶a̶l̶ ̶s̶y̶s̶t̶e̶m̶ ̶i̶n̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶U̶n̶i̶t̶e̶d̶ ̶S̶t̶a̶t̶e̶s̶.̶

Update: 2020–03–09. Both of my questions were answered. ̶I̶ ̶a̶m̶ ̶n̶o̶ ̶l̶o̶n̶g̶e̶r̶ ̶c̶o̶n̶c̶e̶r̶n̶e̶d̶ ̶a̶b̶o̶u̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶i̶s̶ ̶d̶i̶s̶e̶a̶s̶e̶.̶

#1. As I said in the article below, the Diamond Princess cruise ship will tell us the true numbers of the disease. Now that some time has passed, we know that most people are recovering just fine. …


TOOL’s 13-year-long-awaited album, Fear Inoculum, is set to release this Friday. It leaked online last weekend after TOOL fans pressured someone to steal it, five days ahead of the official release date.

Reddit user Diazepam opened a megathread on Saturday to discuss the upcoming album on /r/toolband, the largest online community of TOOL fans. Once the album leaked, the discussion switched from hype and anticipation to a listening party and reaction thread. At time of publishing, it has over 2,500 comments and is still growing.

Early reactions Sunday and Monday were overwhelmingly positive, but over the last few days, a minority of fans have expressed frustration with Fear Inoculum. …


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During the process of creating a RemoteApp collection on a new 2016 Remote Desktop Server, I received the following error message:

The security identifier could not be resolved. Ensure that a two way trust exists for the domain of the selected users.

The first thing I checked was the DNS Server. Issues like this are almost always DNS. Everything appeared to be in order.

I checked ntdsutil to make sure that all roles were delegated to the correct servers. I went through Active Directory with a fine tooth comb. Everything was within normal parameters.

Brainstorming, I thought that maybe the computer name was the issue. During deployment, I named this RDP server the same computer name as the previous terminal server. It was easy to test, so I created a local user account, disjoined the new server from the domain, renamed it, and rejoined it to the domain. …

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James Watt

James Watt is a technology consultant & CEO of Tech Direct Services. He designs & manages networks for companies in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio.

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