September 2018

commenting

Excellent day today; fixed everything that was going wrong yesterday, and then some. In particular, I’m happy to get ‘fix comments’ off my…

This entry was posted on September 28, 2018.

service worker, are you tried and true

(NB: I posted this through the CMS and I don’t see it anywhere. This version is typed straight into VS Code.) Lost most of the day yesterday…

This entry was posted on September 28, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 28, 2018.

Maisie steals The Spot

This entry was posted on September 27, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 26, 2018.

somehow this has become a routine around here

This entry was posted on September 26, 2018.

more security excitement

Whoo. Spent a solid 8 hours yesterday getting SSL squared away on this Wordpress project. That’s not entirely true. I also added an entirely…

This entry was posted on September 26, 2018.

mic-jack patch cable found on the sidewalk. 👅

This entry was posted on September 25, 2018.

the thing where they’re being really goofy right up until you point the camera at them

This entry was posted on September 21, 2018.

Double Dragon problems

Went for the 7-day free trial of the Nintendo Switch’s retro-game collection. Double Dragon was one of my favorites on the original NES. It…

This entry was posted on September 21, 2018.

secured server and Wordpress's .htaccess rewrite rules

My most recent Wordpress install had a custom Permalink style (it was set to include as part of the root, so , instead of ). Because…

This entry was posted on September 21, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 20, 2018.

more re: Wordpress and SELinux

Dropping a couple of links here for myself; these were helpful in getting my Wordpress install @ Linode, on CentOS 7, working. In particular…

This entry was posted on September 19, 2018.

Wordpress on Linode

Digging deep into Wordpress hosting issues. Finally took up the Core Intuition podcast’s $20 promo-code for Linode ( ) and started up…

This entry was posted on September 19, 2018.

same hole as last week. Dust instead of mud. Oscar and Ollie approved.

This entry was posted on September 16, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 16, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 14, 2018.

mix-blend-mode

I caused some unintended overlapping by using on multiple text elements. Since I also had set on them, it turned out kinda neat…

This entry was posted on September 13, 2018.

2018 Apple new-phones event

…not actually that exciting? The watch is neat; would like to get one for Mom. Phone-wise… I just want my 6S+ to keep cranking along… iPhone…

This entry was posted on September 12, 2018.

alan1

Fair number of tech/security stories lately about the Big Gatekeepers ( e.g. Google Chrome, Apple App Store) changing policies to exclude…

This entry was posted on September 11, 2018.

Along one edge of this retention pond, we found what looks like a grocery-store bouquet of flowers, spread on the water. The square-shaped…

This entry was posted on September 11, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 11, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 09, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 07, 2018.

This entry was posted on September 07, 2018.

🚫🐂

This entry was posted on September 05, 2018.

this acres-wide retention pond has never held a significant volume of water until recently (lots of rain and major new tree-clearing uphill…

This entry was posted on September 03, 2018.

do androids dream of google photos accounts

This entry was posted on September 02, 2018.

CORRECTION: 5 minutes

This entry was posted on September 02, 2018.

Let Rey out and she came back in minutes later with this new toy (presumably from neighbor Kim). Give us 30 minutes and I’ll have a photo of…

This entry was posted on September 02, 2018.

Weekend

Knew I’d be on the couch all evening watching football, so I spent 4 hours in the yard this morning. Now I’m so wiped out I might fall…

This entry was posted on September 01, 2018.