Fixing the Apache “unable to include…” localised errors

Apache includes a nice feature that displays localised errors. This makes use of Server Side Includes (SSI). When you use PHP and have it also parse .html documents, your localised errors are broken. In fact, because the initial error will generate new errors, it becomes a mess. You typically see this in your error log:… Continue reading Fixing the Apache “unable to include…” localised errors

XP Service Pack 3 breaks FAST

After slipstreaming Service Pack 3 into my Windows XP Professional CD image, you cannot use FAST (File and Settings Transfer Wizard) to import a backup made with FAST on a XP SP2. Attempting to do so will yield this error: Your migration store was created with a previous version of File and Settings Transfer Wizard.… Continue reading XP Service Pack 3 breaks FAST

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Mozilla Marktplaats tralies bug

Sinds jaren bestaat er een bug in de code van Marktplaats.nl, waardoor de boel bij het verwijderen van een advertentie blijft hangen in een soort gevangenis met grijze tralies. Het maakt niet uit wat je doet op de site — uitloggen, inloggen, zoeken, het scherm blijft een traliepatroon. Het enige dat helpt is het venster/tab… Continue reading Mozilla Marktplaats tralies bug

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Windows XP for power users

Windows Vista has been released over 18 months ago, and my initial reaction was that this operating system is the most bloated, sluggish crap ever released by Microsoft. Everyone was hoping that Service Pack 1 would relieve some of the pain, but unfortunately Microsoft failed to put any significant performance improvements in. I have come… Continue reading Windows XP for power users

Music with Ubuntu

Play it on remote HiFi speakers After several Linux trials and errors over the last couple of years, I finally switched to Ubuntu Gutsy as my main OS on my laptop. The user experience of current Linux distro’s is good enough, and Linux does not (yet) suffer from the massive amount of malware and virusses… Continue reading Music with Ubuntu

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