We’re finishing up a big PITA migration here at The Job and maybe this will help you, dear reader, if you ever have to deal with a tangle like this.
Category: Tech Stuff
Anything interesting that’s computer-related. New web sites, programming tricks…
Two examples of PHP scripts that use WP-CLI. I like to do it this way rather than as a shell script because a) shell scripts are unreadable; and b) I don’t know how to write shell scripts. The first updates an option based on plugin activation and the current option value; the second selectively activates or de-activates a plugin based on the current theme.
This is usually the part of the blog where I take some product or technology and set it up, showing along the way what a pain in the ass it is and how it doesn’t do what it’s supposed to do.
A fix for a new bug. You read it here first.
How not to do automated customer service.
Of a piece with their recent Google Maps policy, charging you for usage. Here you have to basically give them advertising. I understand, that if something is free then I am the product and I’m not entitled to a completely free service. But now that they’ve got us all on the hook, aren’t we entitled to be annoyed?
10% is maybe not so great. But I’m an esoteric guy.
To review Part 1, I have a medium-sized collection of CDs and LPs (maybe 400-500 each? I’m guessing?*), and I’ve always felt it would be a good idea to have some kind of handy catalog of what I’ve got. There are a couple of items that I’ve accidentally bought duplicates of, which can happen, and…