Posts Categorized: Open source software

All a-Twitter

You may have noticed a sudden influx of short posts on this blog. That's because I've just installed the Twitter Tools plugin by Alex King which will automatically pull in my updates on Twitter into new blog posts here. This was inspired by Wulf, who wrote his own script to do this very thing for…

Updates to Performer

I've just added a couple more funtions to the Performer - the unobtrusive JavaScript library. These are: GroupToggler: allows you to toggle the visibility of a group of elements using a commin CSS class FormChecker: does what it says on the tin - checks that valid values have been entered in form fields Check it…

WordPress 2.6 login problem

I just had a scary few minutes. I upgraded this site to Wordpress 2.6 last night and today couldn't log in; or rather, I could log in but the admin area kept throwing me out. It turned out to be a problem doing the upgrade to 2.6. I should have disabled all my plugins first…

Ready, steady … no.

It's been just about a year since I changed faiths. I was looking for something different, something new and exciting, something I could believe in again. I found that something, it's called Ubuntu. I've raved about it several times over the last year, and I still use it daily to do everything from emailing, web…