Blogging has ended

You can now prove that blogging is dead! While visiting Easons bookstore, there were no less than 7 different books on WordPress Blogging.

Failed WordPress Upgrade to 2.8

I attempted to upgrade WordPress to 2.8 from 2.7.1 and got this message, now I’ve not sure if I should try the automated upgrade again or resort to a manual one. Downloading update from http://wordpress.org/wordpress-2.8.zip Unpacking the core update Could not copy file: /public_html/wp-content/upgrade/core/wordpress/wp-comments-post.php Installation Failed I suppose I should be grateful that it’s all […]

No good thing goes unpunished

I just got the home server running on a dynamic dns server, and sure enough, we are already getting spam comments on the wordpress software I installed there. I knew our server wasn’t going to to go unnoticed when both Google and Yahoo found it Friday. But really, spam? http://rwjordan.homeunix.org/ http://mjordan.blogsite.org/

WordPress MySQL exercises

Not that this is going to be instructive, but about a month ago I thought that separating my technical blogging from my ‘life’ blogging would improve the clarity of my thinking. But it has not, it was a distraction, and a bit schizophrenic, and actually an inhibitor to posting. I can’t really separate my techie […]