dammIT

A rantbox

Mon 19 April 2004

Antivirus spam by ISPs

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

When will ISPs finally realize that the replies with "you've send an e-mail that contains a virus to one of our addresses" [in this case Netsky.Q] are futile? Those viruses contain made up From: addresses, so you don't even know who send it at all. I don't want …

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Sun 18 April 2004

Reading logic. Order matters ;)

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Reversed the order comments where sorted at: now it's chronological and that's far more logical ;)

Now that I'm at that point: top posting in an email or usenet message seems to be considered not done. I was a little confused when I saw the strong reactions someone got when he …

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Sun 18 April 2004

Some more blog [and real life] updates

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

I updated the comments design today. It looks a lot cleaner now, shows linebreaks as actual breaks and the system sends me an email when someone adds a comment. Neat :) A lot of internal code cleanup makes it actually a nice package I could release. I'm wondering if I want …

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Sun 18 April 2004

The opposite of technophobia

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

It's kinda sad: I just don't feel right when I don't have some electronic gadget with me. It doesn't matter where I'm going or what I bring with me - cellphone, pda, laptop, whatever - but I just have to bring some of my gadgets to feel at ease. Some example of …

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Sat 17 April 2004

Work work

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

[Anybody who's played WarCraft III, remember the Orcs saying "Work work" - that's what's playing in my mind now :)]. Anyway, setting up a new website with a co-worker at the moment. Converting html designs into java jsp's, setting up xml files and stuff. Big fun :| Ah well, we've planned to play …

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Wed 14 April 2004

Things to cry about

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Installing [or updating, actually] winxp on a Dell with a cracked screen. Ow, and a b0rked space bar. Why do people always have to abuse pc's? It has such a nice resolution [1400x1050], but it's all fscked up [pictures will follow]. Ow, did I mention the spacebar is fricking b0rked …

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