Using Oracle Solaris on an Ultrasparc System as a Development or Test Server

If you’re like many developers you either work from home completely or work from home fairly regularly to avoid the interruptions and distractions of the office. One of the difficulties in doing so,, ven if you have a VPN that allows you to get to the dev and test servers at the office, and obviously… Continue reading Using Oracle Solaris on an Ultrasparc System as a Development or Test Server

What is “The Human” – Part One – Rational Animal or Zoon Logon Echon

The two Greek definitions of “the human”, and therefore the Self insofar as my Self is a human Self, have to be understood not as alternates but as interdependent. The first, ζῷον or ἄνθρωπον λόγοϛ ἔχων (zoon or anthropon logon echon) , is usually translated as “animal rationale”, although there is something correct in the… Continue reading What is “The Human” – Part One – Rational Animal or Zoon Logon Echon

A Critique of Heidegger’s Interpretation of Hegel in the first of the “Four Seminars”

“Reason reflects the Absolute. Reflecting is a bringing-before-itself, such that it means belonging-together that builds (dwells) together as a setting-together.” – Hegel “Reason” for Hegel never means the act of rationality, and much less the goal of rationalism. Rather, reason is only achieved after rationality is displaced in favour of its provenance as figurative (speculative) thinking.… Continue reading A Critique of Heidegger’s Interpretation of Hegel in the first of the “Four Seminars”