I don’t know when I started using this phrase with my kids as a way to hurry them out of bed in the morning. Incidentally, it’s lost its magic. This morning Mary responded, “So what […]
Try this at a party.
You might know I’m going back to school full time trying to (finally) get my degree and fill in any gaps left in my education and self confidence. But I thought my web design class would be more of a review than anything, since I’ve been designing websites and reading design related blogs for quite a while now. In some ways it has been, but I’ve still learned quite a bit. And the lessons that will stay with me best have little to do with xhtml and css.
A perfect example of sincere comment spam, only this one apparently was having some technical difficulties:
Like anyone at all involved in the business of making websites work, I’ve witnessed and participated in a number of intense debates this week regarding the future of Flash. Apple’s iPad will not be supporting Flash, and many have speculated that this is the beginning of the end for Flash.
My blog has always been a random hodgepodge of whatever happens to be on my mind. Luckily, WordPress allows you to subscribe to a single tag. Posts tagged with DGM2740 are responses to reading assignments from my Web Design class. You’re welcome to stick around if you’d like.
Who doesn’t love a kind comment, and yet who likes to support a spammer? Consider this comment, for example: Just Googled and read the whole article and i must have to say that me and […]
To cut to the chase: This worked best for me in a pinch:
tail -n 100 /var/log/logfile > tempfile
cat tempfile > /var/log/logfile
rm -f tempfile
… and then restart the process that’s doing the logging.
If you want to read my long winded journey to that solution, I’ve preserved it in the rest of this post.
More recent design work, this time volunteer:
I mostly take care of their cart, but I still get to do a little design work for ZaReason. Here are a few recent projects…
My security blanket is my camera. I found this little lady on my door jam this morning, but was afraid to try to step on her in my barely-there sandals, so I just instructed the […]
In case you missed it, here is an article about keeping your WordPress installation safe.