Sorry, the shared server I use is being hammered by a DDOS attack. This is the third day, maybe it will come back to life.
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When I finally got FIOS installed I thought my troubles were over. Guess again. But working between the cracks of the system I got something repaired today anyway.
Updated: Here are the first three: conditional views, neat-looking tabs, and easy form validation
“Sometimes it pays to stay in bed in Monday, rather than spending the rest of the week debugging Monday’s code” — Dan Salomon
Just a small window onto the frustration I have every time I am faced with doing something with this. The documentation is opaque and wrong, the user interface is missing big chunks of options, and … well I could go on and on but I have work to do.
Despite my earlier rant, I decided to give Verizon another shot at installing the FIOS service. After all, it could save me $60-80 a month — money that I could certainly use.
Following is the tragi-comic rundown of how it went down. How much patience do I really have? We’ll see — they can’t get it done today, we’ll try again Friday afternoon.
If they can’t even do a basic thing like showing up, why would I want to entrust all my communications to them?
матрациRemembering what a horror show it was to upgrade Movable Type at the job — and only for a 4.x to 4.x+1 release — I finally bit the bullet and upgraded from WordPress 2.9.2 to 3.0. After carefully backing up everything, including all my files and the database, pushing the …
Four years of blogging here on tom-mcgee.com. Hope you’ve enjoyed it. In that time, we’ve pushed over 920 posts — roughly two posts for every three days. It’s like a job. Except that it doesn’t pay and I only have to work about five minutes a day. So what have …
I’ve been a fan of the Thunderbird email program for a couple of years now. Lightweight, feature-packed, great calendar integration via Sunbird which couples neatly with my Google calendar. When a notice popped up that my copy was going to be the last supported version of 2.x, and I ought …
It might be time to start reeling it back in.
A longish rundown of a bunch of music sharing and download sites around the Internet. Please comment, and feel free to add your own suggestions and sources.
This one’s all about legal sites; so please, no LimeWire!
Playing trade shows for peanuts. No wonder they turned murderous.