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i promise to check more often in future

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I just discovered a few questions had been sitting in my FAQ queue for who knows how long. Perhaps foolishly, I expected my FAQ plugin to send me an alert, either by email or through the dashboard, when it needed my attention. So if you've been checking the FAQ, wondering why I was ignoring you, […]

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wrangling code

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Apologies for the silence. I swear, every time I think I'll take a day off from blogging, life intervenes and makes it impossible to blog for the next five days. Inertia, it doesn't just apply to trains. To cut the onerous story short: my webhost shut my site down, due to high server load. This […]

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and we're back

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If you were thinking I'd been awfully quiet over the past couple of days, that would be because my webhost was experiencing technical difficulties, otherwise known as HOLY CRAP WE DESTROYED THE INTERNET. (Or at least the bit where your website lives. Give us a sec…) They did not use those exact words, but I […]

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i can has internet?

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The internet woes continue, but hopefully not for much longer. There has been the purchasing of a wireless broadband package, and the installation of a new local wireless network (a process I started, but which my brother ended after shaking his head, smiling, and saying, "Nice start, Deb, you've got the basics of networking mastered, […]

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ACK

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RAINING = NO INTERNET. STUPID TELCO DISBELIEVE. AUTHOR CRANKY. WILL RUB TELCO REP'S FACE IN SOGGY INTERNET SIGNAL IF THAT'S WHAT IT TAKES. ALL COMMS BY BATSIGNAL UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. (SAVE ME.)

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i think it's called murphy's law?

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I'm having a bit of a troubled run at the moment, with malware or possibly worse invading the computers and frazzling my concentration, not to mention making internet access patchy at best. I think I have the problem stamped out on the laptop at least (fingers crossed), which means I've been able to resume progress […]

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little things i should have said and done

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After much dragging of my heels, and much cursing at my substandard internet connection, I have uploaded some of my photos from the Bhutan trip. You can find them over on the new (and imaginatively named) Gallery page. They're not captioned yet, because, well, I haven't quite gotten around to that. I'm testing out a […]