It will also help quite a bit when I can get that part of the living room rewired for HD (already have a TV and 2 other pieces of equipment that support it, so why not?).
The fact that it's sitting there is also testament to how quickly the network changes were pulled off. Things actually worked right the first time which, as a programmer, leaves me with a very uneasy feeling...
(actually, there were some small stability problems, but I think I've got those ironed out now... for future reference, IPSec tunnels are a lot more stable when the key lifetime is an hour instead of 8)
Aside from that, the last week hasn't been too eventful. One good thing was lilbluebus's birthday party Sunday evening. It was a lot of fun, and a chance to see some old and new faces in the area... not to mention more pressure to check out RPS (Thanks, Bill! :-)