Whoops. I accidentally wiped the VM running my Wordpress blog. Rather than restore the Wordpress blog I decided to go with Jigsaw this time. Jigsaw is one of many static site generators, or as the cool kids say, a way to use Jamstack. Jamstack What makes a Jamstack site more than just a regular static […]Read more..
The real title of this post should be Managing many languages with Laravel Nova. You’ll find out why, very soon. Using Spatie’s Laravel Translatable and Nova Translatable packages managing multiple languages with Laravel Nova is easy. Follow their instructions and it probably takes you less than 20 minutes to make your model translatable. I will […]Read more..
The first thing developed for Mailjoe was its TCP server. There are many examples out there, but we didn’t find any that was multi-protocol, non-blocking and multi-process. The snippets below are fairly small and self explanatory. Please keep in mind that all of this code worked fine during the Mailjoe beta, but is by no […]Read more..
@kofai asked me to share my Fanfou to Twitter sync script. It’s not art, but it works, so here goes: <?php define(STATUS_PATH, ‘/home/www/twitbridg/status/’); include_once(‘password.php’); $since_id = file_get_contents(STATUS_PATH.$twitter_username.’.last’) OR $since_id = ‘1’; // The twitter API address $url = ‘https://twitter.com/statuses/user_timeline/’.$twitter_username.’.xml?since_id=’.$since_id; $curl_handle = curl_init(); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_URL, "$url"); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_CONNECTTIMEOUT, 2); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1); curl_setopt($curl_handle, CURLOPT_GET, 1); $buffer […]Read more..
There are many databases and pieces of code out there that allow you to detect which country (or even city) a visitor to your website is from. Most of this code is intended to allow you to adjust the content of your website. Very useful. Really! There are instances however where adjusting content is not […]Read more..