I’m using an old Mac Mini running regular OS X 10.4 “Tiger” to share an attached laser printer with the local network. For some reason, the two Windows laptops here (Windows Vista & Windows 7) can’t print PDFs with Adobe Reader. Printing from any other application works however.
I’m sick of debugging problems like this and [...]
The primary purpose of this post is to document the changes I made to core WordPress code in order to get comments working they way I want. Since all of this is a hack, I have to re-do those changes when I upgrade WordPress to a newer version. It would probably be best to write [...]
I decided to switch from my aged Drupal CMS to WordPress because my website doesn’t really need all the flexiblity that Drupal offers. I also hope to make maintenance a bit easier — time will tell how that works out. Anyway, this wasn’t a very rational decision that I researched a lot. Maybe I just [...]
While a visiting student in Canada, I blogged occasionally (in German) to let my family and friends know what I was doing abroad. I used Wordpress for that purpose, which was set up as a farewell gift by a friend (who also happens to be my webhost).
When I launched my personal website, I decided to [...]
On January 27, my friend Lucas sent me a link to Johnny Lee’s head-tracking video on YouTube. I thought it was really cool what could be done with the Wiimote. I had no idea that it contains such a powerful camera and even does image processing. I checked out Johnny’s other projects and found the [...]
At times like this, I’m happy that I keep all sorts of electronics even if I don’t know whether I’ll ever use them again. My brother brought his PlayStation 2 (1) with him and wanted to connect it to a TV in order to play Pro Evolution Soccer. Unfortunately, there is no ordinary TV [...]