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Archive for February, 2007

WordPress Upgraded to Version 2.1

Tuesday, February 6th, 2007

I upgraded the installation of wordpress to version 2.1 last night. It didn’t go quite as easily as it should, although that was partly my fault. One thing that got me about the installation process is the lack of separation between application and setting files and it’s made more complex in that some of the […]

Linux Format Mailserver: Mono enthusiast

Sunday, February 4th, 2007

I posted an entry in December about an email I’d submitted to the Linux Format Magazine. See: Email to Linux Format on the Mono C# Tutorials. The email has been published in this months magazine LXF90 March 2007. My email has been published almost complete (just a couple of sentences removed), and complete with an […]

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Release date 21 July 2007

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

Since my last post giving the title of the latest Harry Potter book: Latest Harry Potter Book – Harry Potter 7 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Now available to pre-order the release date has now been set. The hardback version of the book will be available on the 21 July 2007. By […]

Latest Harry Potter Book – Harry Potter 7 – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Now available to pre-order.

Friday, February 2nd, 2007

I’ve been following all the Harry Potter books and films, but it’s the books that I get most excited about. It’s not only that they come before the film, but also that they capture your imagination more and with the help of your imagination hold greater suspense. The date still hasn’t been announced for the […]

Simultaneous page downloads with Firefox – useful for WordPress users – network.http.max-persistent-connections-per-server

Thursday, February 1st, 2007

In the Firefox web browser it’s possible to just open multiple tabs and access multiple pages simultaneously. if you are trying to access more than 2 pages from the same site simultaneously then those after the first two requests will hang waiting for the other requests to complete. Most people will never see this as […]


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