Archive: May 2003

Andrew Orlowski at The Register is continuing his rabidly anti-blog stance with an article today on Google’s possible creation of a Blog tab to go along with the images, news and groups tabs. This follows the pattern that groups matched,…

Another day, another design. A couple of known errors: It looks crap in IE. Yeah, we know. Not sure why, working on it. There is a line down the middle of the header in Gecko-based-browsers. Yeah, we know that too.…

I need to save a list into a tab-deliminated text-file. (Mark’s RSSParser sends me the last-modified of the feed as a list which I need to save to the config file so I can recall it when I next run…

I’ve written an RSS aggregator. Go me. As a first time python/PHP project, it’s really simple, Mark’s RSS Parser does all the work, and my junior Python puts it into a directory structure which is then read by a PHP…

So today I’ve been learning Python. With a combination of the Official Python Tutorial and Dive into Python the first part of Aquatancies – my web-based personal RSS reader – is working. It has categories! It has ETag support! It…

Three and a bit years of blogging, and do I get fame? Do I get fortune? No. I get people using my site to argue the benefits of Pizza Places”. Love the Internet.

Back in the days when the BBS(Bullitin Board System) was the primary interconnection medium for most computer users, a large portion of systems were for the soul purpose of downloading and uploading software. Some of these systems specilised in illegal…

Draft One of the Aquarionic Production of Burningbird’s Mockingbird’s Wish (as requested) has been recorded. This is something like a fifteen minute edit, including the First Mother’s Lengthly Digression into Why Aquarion Can’t Read The Words Right, and thus won’t…

Today, as the previous entry shows, has been more or less a write off. Forever had it’s episode locking rewritten to stop manual overrides, PFD4 gained avatar editing and the ability to dump an entire game as an XML file…