Category: Cantrip

One of the concepts you may run into if you read into Python and its fans in great depth (and here I mean Python of the programming type rather than the Monty type) is that of “Guido’s Time Machine”, the…

Dear Futureme, and anyone else who cares the least bit: Today is the day I started redeveloping Cantrip in Django. Cantrip fell over a couple of years ago, mostly because I loaded up the specification with so many things I…

Okay, so my new workplace use Zope, so it’s probably a good idea for me to use that as a framework. I mean, enough people use it for it not to be too bad, right? Dear god does it suck.…

So, I’ve now got control of istic.net. istic.net is going to have a number of subdomains, and I don’t really want to muck around with apache every time I want to add one, or get my Friendly Neighbourhood Sysadmin to…

I’m back on Cantrip, after a month and a half of it being on Hiatus while I attempted to find and get back into the swing of the whole employment thing. The story so far Okay, so in case you…

It’s been a productive weekend. LoneCat has done tidying, and I have assisted. I have made Pie (of all of Easter, Apple, and Chocolate derivations), read books, reformatted and reinstalled my Windows XP install, and even completed a project (The…

Yes, I know about the blogroll. It’s a CSS argument I haven’t won yet. “That which is also” archives are now integrated with the rest of the archives. That day’s blinks are under the posts for that day. It’s a…

That’s an extract from today’s document. Going though this for every table gives me a good idea of where I’ve mucked up the data relationships, or put in circuler dependancies and maps fairly easily into SQL. Also it provides…

On not using licensed stuff I’ve been asked if PFd4-II is going use any rulesets. The answer is no. Up until today, that was because I don’t really want to make it specific to any ruleset, because it means storing…

In the first part of a brand new series, I’m going to document the entire process of getting a web-app working. I’ve been promising a new version of PFd4 for a while now. I have also been meaning to learn…