Moving from wordpress to a static site generator

Posted on Sun 21 June 2020 in About the site

A long time ago I created my own website and created each page by hand in Windows notepad. I probably even used some server side includes and I certainly used Apache as the web server. I don't have copies of that site. In 2004 I moved to a blogging system …


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My name (root) - most dangerous word in computing?

Posted on Thu 21 July 2011 in About the site

I haven't posted for a while, I know. I've been busy doing other things is all. Some of which you may hear about soon, others only if I get around to posting about it.

One thing I have done recently is set up an http://about.me page. For most …


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5 and a bit years of blogging... just

Posted on Sat 02 January 2010 in About the site

So I may have been quieter than usual over the summer, but the blog still goes on. What visitors are reading though has changed since last year when this post gave the top 4 posts. Now they are:

1. Useful Windows Shortcut key to show Desktop is still number - This …


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Moving the blog to a new server

Posted on Mon 31 August 2009 in About the site

I've just moved the blog to the new server. More on that later. I've been very slow on posting things lately, perhaps once this task is off the to do list I'll make a little more time.


4 Years of blogging

Posted on Thu 04 December 2008 in About the site

Wow. 4 Years. Amazing. Amazing I can still type so much waffle. Amazing to me anyway.

Last year's comments are still valid. Statistic wise, page views grew to over 26,000 this November (10,208 Nov 2007, 6,024 Nov 2006)

My backlog of unposted things is growing longer by …


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