Archive for October, 2007

Widgets with the Zend Framework and Smarty

Saturday, October 27th, 2007

Provided that you have checked my earlier tutorial on how to make instatiable controllers you could now use that functionality to create a widget system with Smarty.... Read More

Dual monitor setup with Samsung and ViewSonic

Thursday, October 25th, 2007

I’ve had a 22″ Samsung for quite a while now but at work I have a dual monitor setup and that is very neat when doing web development as you can dedicate one screen to (insert your favourite IDE here) and one to a browser (mostly ie6 since that sucker is a real time gobbler).... Read More

Joomla 1.5 template design with YAML CSS Framework

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

I usually start with a Yaml scaffolding when I make a new template for Joomla. When I use Yaml I know the basic structure of the HTML document is the best possible, and the CSS will work for IE6 out of the box. Yaml has been created by far more design and CSS savvy people than me and I trust them completely.... Read More

Registration form with Flex and AMFPHP

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2007

Source code can be found here.... Read More

How to write a PDF from PHP with a custom font and encoding

Monday, October 22nd, 2007

Update 01 Feb 2008... Read More

The IE6 virus

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

When successful viruses wreak havoc on the world the press is quick to come up with various monetary estimates for how much damage said virus caused in lost work etc.... Read More

Joomla 1.5 Extended Registration

Thursday, October 18th, 2007

Update: There’s a whole new series on customizing Joomla, the tutorial on how to create a Joomla component from scratch might be especially interesting in relation to this tutorial.... Read More

Simple WxRuby application

Tuesday, October 16th, 2007

Update: This application uses the old wxRuby, for a more up to date example see the editor in wxRuby series. However, the RubyScript2Exe parts should still apply as is since that logic is separate from the GUI logic.... Read More

Marrying the Zend Framework and HTML Ajax

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Update: Since writing this I’ve instead started using jQuery for my Ajax needs, you should too, or MooTools maybe. I’ve written a new piece demonstrating how jQuery can be used with ZF.... Read More

The C-Dominion

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Have you ever thought about what massive power c-style programming holds? Not just in the number of users and adherents but in the very minds of the majority of programmers today? By c-style I mean all languages that are similar in style to C and C++, in this group you can find Java, Perl and PHP to name a few.... Read More