Spam changed – mostly the trackback and pingback stuff started to get annoying – maybe a sign of the upcoming vacations? The situation on site here forced me to adapt my plugin. The changes so far: Fix of the Update Notifications Ineffective Traps have been removed Trackback/Pingback Checks improved
A small update: The delisting process for my blacklist slightly changed – it’s using reCaptcha by now to prevent some folks from having bad ideas. Further enhancements are already waiting to be implemented.
Today I was trying to restore a backup of our MSSQL server when a user decided to drive me crazy by not disconnecting after telling anyone that we need to do that restore. So I fired up the management studio and had a look at the current processes by using the following query: select spid, status, loginame, hostname, […]
Looking at the mobile phone market I have to admit the trend doesn’t make me happy. Nokia buried Maemo and Meego and decided to use Windows, Apple forces you to use iTunes which is a pain in the ass on any non-macintosh stuff. Symbian is ancient old and I won’t use Windows on a mobile phone.
Since working on my Mac, I have to admit that I got used to use Growl for notifications as it’s a pretty way to get notifications in a non-disturbing way. But since Growl 1.3 Skype went on strike – just like a couple of other applications. No Growl notifications anymore.
The last version had a small bug which I did overlook. However – it’s corrected now.