Maintenance updates

The server has got a new IP. Now it’s time to refurbish the websites too and update the themes and plugins to work with the new WordPress APIs. As this includes some bigger changes I am not sure if things will be as smooth as I want it to be. So if you notice a glitch or bug […]

Office Update helper

Recently I stumbled across a nice usability problem with Microsoft Office 2007 and 2010 regarding some users who decided to upgrade from 2003. The main problem was the new ribbon navigation which is a complete new concept people need to get used to. The company UBit from Switzerland did a nice helper addin which emulates the menus from […]

Server Move

This weekend I will move my server to the new IP range. Hope that everything works as expected. [UPDATED 9:00pm CET] Things are starting here – config hacking and redoing the wires… [UPDATED 11:00pm CET] Moving finished. As soon as the DNS records have been refreshed things should be normal again.

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schon wieder schnee… und ich vollkoffer seh’ mir am wochenende noch die touren-fotos und -videos vom vorjahr an… irgendwie wirkt das ganze ende jänner beinahe pervers, zumindest ein dezenter anflug von galgenhumor ist sicher vorhanden, oder masochismus… irgendwas davon ist es sicher! aber gott sei dank ist die garage nicht nebenan, sonst würde ich vermutlich schon seit ein […]

Hotlinking is a problem

Hotlinking or Inline Linking is using media hosted on foreign servers on a different homepage. In other words, it is stolen traffic as someone does have to pay for it – and that’s the one hosting the image. Some guys did take quite some images from my blog here, which caused quite some unneeded traffic. I hope those […]