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Next stop: VMware

After nearly ten months of putzing around, I’ve decided to accept a great opportunity and starting later this month will be working at VMware within their La...

Removing Dangling Symlinks?

I spent last night setting up embedded DiVX movies on my guild’s website. To separate the upload dir from the viewing dir, I decided to symlink all the appro...

CC Complexity

I wanted to drop a simple link on my blog to show a Creative Commons license. Not so simple, as it turns out. My expectation was a parameter-based URL to des...

Gravatars Added

I’ve integrated gravatar support for comments using ZenPax’s Gravatars2 Plugin . Gravatars allow you to have a single avatar which automagically displays on ...

Transformation Complete

That was easy! I was able to install, setup, get base plugins, grab a theme, and import all my entries into WordPress in under an hour. Hopefully this will b...

WordPress is full of WIN

I’ve been blogging with MovableType since early 2003, but each release over the years has been more and more frustrating to use. The underlying design choice...

Joomla moves to phpBB3

Joomla! finally moved their site’s forum over to phpBB3 this past week. This has been a long-time coming, and was promised way back when Joomla 1.5 was first...