I hope everyone using WordPress know that it ships with a backup plugin. It’s a great beginner solution that makes people aware that they should care about making backups of their data. But to me it didn’t make the cut a while ago when I really started to care about safe backup of my data. […]
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I’ve done a translation of the Sandbox theme for my swedish section of the site using the GNU gettext tools. It’s pretty simple.
One thing I’ve been fiddling around with lately in the WordPress default theme Kubrick is navigation. I have enhanced the Archives navigation in the sidebar and split up what used to be Categories into “Sections” and “Topics”, and finaly restyled “Topics” into a tagcloud.
I’m using jurabib for citation in the humanities. Since LyX jurabib support is incomplete I’ve come up with the following solution to “hack” the preamble and document. Just include it in a LyX template and don’t worry about it no more. Update: It was pointed out to me on the lyx-users mailing list that there […]
I’m a Gaffer. And when people ask me about lighting I usually ramble on for hours, I love lighting and I love talking about it, often slipping into the area of different camera responses to lighting and D log E curves. But here I’ve tried to contain myself to a list of practical lessons about […]
Traditionally, DVD authoring has been an expensive affair. Full- featured professional applications or hardware costs big sums of money, while low-budget products often come with severe limitations in features. However, it’s now possible to author professional DVDs on Linux thanks to a group of open-source packages. Even if they do not yet support all features of the DVD specification new features are being added with each release.
I finally figured out how to implement classes in Python using C API — the right way. Namely as a new type using the PyTypeObject complete with get and set attribute calls and plain members. But I tought my previous hack for building a class at runtime is still slim enough to share, especially if […]
Ok. I haven’t posted anything in a (relative) long time. To tell the truth — there isn’t much to report.