Shocking lack of Robustness!

by Purple Wyrm on October 28, 2004

Well how about that. MySQL version 4.0.20 crashes if you try and paste Anglo-Saxon letters (

From the ‘Donkey/No-Donkey’ Department

by Purple Wyrm on October 25, 2004

From an email I sent to a designer last week… “In reponse to your request, text can be made to blink on and off on a web page by use of the ‘blink’ tag, however we strongly recommend against this (…)

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Nasty Sneaky Hobbitses!

by Purple Wyrm on October 19, 2004

I spent a good part of today updating the standard pseudo-legalese that our template generator puts into newly created client websites, during which process I discovered this… “…we receives and stores any informations you enter on our website…” Yes. Our (…)

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Parker (Posey) Doesn’t Love Me (no kidding?)

by Purple Wyrm on October 18, 2004

I’ve been appallingly slack haven’t I? Over a week since my last entry, shocking. But to be fair I’ve been extremely busy. I could write about what I’ve been doing, but that’s too much work right now, so I’ll just (…)

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Three more years!

by Purple Wyrm on October 10, 2004

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again. Democracy doesn’t work.

Vote Early and Often!

by Purple Wyrm on October 9, 2004

That’s right boys and girls, the Federal Election carnival has rolled into town! Get out there and vote today, because if you don’t the Government will hunt you down like a dog! Hooray for compulsory voting! Hooray! Yes, it’s election (…)

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X-Day

by Purple Wyrm on October 5, 2004

OK, I haven’t had time to write anything in a while, and I don’t have time to write much tonight, but as a Geek I could hardly let this pass. Congratulations to Bert Rutan and Scaled Composites! I mean we (…)

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