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Archives for the Month of January, 2005

Trackback and XmlHttpRequest

A couple of days ago I enabled Trackbacks on this weblog. Nucleus does not support this out of the box, but thanks the NP_Trackback plugin you can easily add this functionality. The plugin is easy to install and work pretty good. I did notice some things that could be improved, most notable the Trackback auto-discovery.

Google to the rescue!

In an attempt to combat comment spam, Google, MSN, Yahoo and a number of other companies have agreed to support the rel=”nofollow” attribute on links.

The smell of burning electronics…

When one of our computers fail I am always the lucky one who needs to investigate the problem. This time too… First thing I did was opening up the case.