Monthly Archives: July 2007

Network Rail Axe Fairtrade Company

Londonist: Trouble Brewing: Network Rail Axe Fairtrade Company? AMT, which only serves 100% Fairtrade coffee to its punters, appears to have lost the contract from Network Rail for their outlets at ten of London’s major railway stations. The company that … Continue reading

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HREF considered harmful

O’Reilly Open Source Convention 2007 • July 23-27, 2007 • Portland, Oregon HREF is the modern GOTO

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Mike Reid, EastEnders’ Frank Butcher, dies

Mike Reid, EastEnders’ Frank Butcher, dies – Telegraph Mike Reid, the actor and comedian most famous for his role as EastEnders’ Frank Butcher, has died aged 67. Buying the above CD should be considered a tribute, they are stocked in … Continue reading

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Indiana at OpenSolaris.org

Indiana at OpenSolaris.org Project Indiana is a new project to create an OpenSolaris binary distribution. This distribution will focus on providing a single CD install with the basic core operating system and desktop environment, with the opportunity of installing additional … Continue reading

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The best 5 second clip on the internet: dramatic chipmunk

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Want to listen to Bloc Party’s last.fm Radio Station?

Well now you can: And in other Last.fm news, they now have music videos.

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Probe over wheelchair ‘car fraud’

BBC NEWS | UK | Probe over wheelchair ‘car fraud’ Six disabled people have been arrested in connection with what is believed to be the widespread abuse of a scheme to help wheelchair-users buy cars. A specific group of wheelchair … Continue reading

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Adding Firefox mycroft search plugin to your Mediawiki install

Create a file in your wiki home like so wikisearch.xml <SearchPlugin xmlns=”http://www.mozilla.org/2006/browser/search/” xmlns:os=”http://a9.com/-/spec/opensearch/1.1/”> <os:ShortName>Your Wiki</os:ShortName> <os:Description>Your Wiki</os:Description> <os:InputEncoding>UTF-8</os:InputEncoding> <os:Url type=”text/html” method=”GET” template=”http://wiki.yourcompany.com/mediawiki/index.php/Special:Search?search={searchTerms}”> </os:Url> </SearchPlugin> Ensure the os:Url matches your install. in your mediawiki/skins/ directory add <link title=”Your Wiki” type=”application/opensearchdescription+xml” rel=”search” … Continue reading

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“Everyone knows a bloke like Mickey”

Awight geezers! Lager, birds, metrosexual stylings innit! “Everyone knows a bloke like Mickey” For “bloke” read “****”. I CAN’T TELL YOU HOW MUCH I HATE THIS ******* ADVERT AND THE ******* **** WHO PLAYS “Mickey the gimp”. ARRRRRRGGGGGGHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!1111111 I totally … Continue reading

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“Dougal, we must lose that sax solo”

Father Ted – My Lovely Horse

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