January 2007

I assumed that this event was a one-time occurrence: the product of a single faulty artefact. This evening I repeated the process, using an identical dish. I got an identical result. Clearly it’s a design problem. I wonder how they test them? Anyway, if you’ll excuse me, I’m going out to find some dinner. Perhaps…

Read More Fool me twice….

Art wanted to know which WP plugins I used, and why. Here’s the current list: Akismet 2.0: Checks comments against the Akismet web service to detect spam. Everybody should be using this. Bad Behavior 2.0.5: Detects and blocks spambots based on a temporal analysis of their behaviour. Snap Preview Anywhere 1.1: A little AJAX tool…

Read More My WP setup

I think this blog is back to a working state now after a slightly worrying upgrade process. Those of you who plan to upgrade tp WordPress 2.1 need to be careful. In particular, if you use the Sidebar Widgets feature, you must pay particular attention to the order in which you deactivate your plugins. I’m…

Read More OK, the upgrade seems to have worked – but be careful