After looking at a number of different things over the course of the school year, I think I can support PmWiki for the Wiki needs of College users. At least while we get our feet wet with the technology. Things … Continue reading
It’s infrastructure week here with lots of behind-the-scenes coding going on with several of the sites. One such task was changing the RSS code library, which drives the news items on the home page, from Magpie RSS to SimplePie. Among … Continue reading
I have a few pages on the Web site, such as the Administrative Council minutes, that contain lists of links to PDF files. The date sorting comes by virtue of having files the files named like Minutes070122.pdf. The pages were … Continue reading
I happened up SlimStat this morning while looking for a Textpattern plugin to do something else. I found it via the wet_slimpattern plugin. I installed it first on one of the servers that runs Apache and it worked great. Then … Continue reading
The revamped College News section is now live. The section is powered by WordPress. Also, College News headlines on the site’s home page are now generated on demand from the RSS feed provided by WordPress using MagpieRSS.
I completed a test this morning that proved that I had succeeded in making a PHP version of the college Web page template. This means that I can now deploy pages using PHP instead of ASP anywhere that I want … Continue reading
I managed to get Textpattern working on the development server last week. We’re looking at it for Newszine and possibly some other content management needs around here. We like how it has the concept of “sections” and uses publishing terminology … Continue reading
I have been working on a couple of different calendar implementations. In one case, we’re looking at Meeting Room Booking System as a replacement for a homegrown system written by someone who no longer works here. It also has potential … Continue reading
During a discussion of “content management” (another hot summer topic) with WUFT-FM’s news director, he pointed out that the NPR news feed that once appeared on his news page no longer was appearing for some reason. I decided to investigate. … Continue reading
I published a very-quickly-produced mini-site for the film A Second Chance this afternoon. It uses the templating concepts from mezzoblue that I mentioned recently. It also borrows some CSS techniques that I explored on some recent personal projects.
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