Archive for September, 2007

umask and chmod explained in php

Tuesday, September 25th, 2007

Dealing with file permissions, chmods, umasks, safe mode and file uploads in PHP on Linux can be …

css fluid photo gallery overview - article on A List Apart

Friday, September 21st, 2007

I have returned to the “Practical CSS Layout Tips, Tricks, & Techniques” article many times. …

PHP: Dynamically Discovering Current Function’s Name

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

If you are writing a script that bases decisions on a method name or function, how can …

Bring Back Tomorrow’s World

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

I was really disappointed when the BBC stopped showing Tomorrow’s World in 2002.

At the time, it was …

The generic stdclass class in PHP (standard object)

Wednesday, September 19th, 2007

I’m new to Object Oriented Programming in PHP and keep forgetting what the name of the generic …

Programming - Why I like to Reinvent the Wheel

Tuesday, September 18th, 2007

The programming academia has been waging a war against ‘Reinventing the Wheel’ for many years. Within recent …