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Title and summary Date/time
141
Oooh.. New toy... Shiny...
Flushed with success after my recent Paint Shop Pro exploits, I decided that in the interests of avoiding RSI I needed something better than a mouse to draw with, so I bought a cheap (~ £60.00) A4 tablet, a Trust 1200. This makes drawing much easier, ...
13-Sep-2003
12:20:50
142
Procmail and obfusticated spam
As a result of the torrent of spam I've been receiving from the Sobig.F virus, my tolerance for spam is at an all-time low. Like most people I get my share of 'medical' spam, offering products to increase, decrease or otherwise modify various parts of ...
03-Sep-2003
05:14:53
143
Sobig.F ... So bad
I've been away on holiday for the last two weeks, and when I got back on Saturday I tried to access my email at work - big, big mistake. I have some procmail filters that catch most of my spam and put them in a seperate folder. This filled up with ...
01-Sep-2003
10:03:00
144
More Apache stuff: Limiting the bandwidth your website uses
If like me your website is hosted on a machine sat on your ADSL line, the total amount of bandwidth used by people hitting your site can be a concern. My friend Stephen pointed me at this rather cool utility - Trickle - that you can use to limit the ...
14-Aug-2003
02:59:22
145
New Perl 6 book announced
I see a new Perl 6 book has been announced. It sounds quite interesting, the title is 'Designing Perl 6', and it is an explanation of the design methodology which is being used to decide which new language features will be in Perl 6. This should be an ...
13-Aug-2003
08:00:54
146
How to be an Evil Linux Ubergeek
"Linux gives us the power we need to crush those who oppose us" - check out Everyone looks spiffy with a Tux (requires Flash). I'm sure I've met Steve before (several times ;-)
04-Mar-2003
11:26:27
147
Stopping worms cluttering up your Apache logs
Fed up of 90% of your Apache log entries being failed requests for root.exe, cmd.exe and default.ida (caused by the Nmidia worm)? Here's how to stop it, put the following in your httpd.conf: # Ignore worms SetEnvIf Request_URI ...
03-Feb-2003
10:13:03
148
Eye cartoon
Well I thought it was funny anyway... ;-)
22-Jan-2003
09:47:18