Archive for March, 2010

How to write a big app in an obscure Lisp dialect

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Wow, were do I start. To begin with VizReader is the application in question. It’s a pretty weird thing but I love it. I get a small whiff of the same feeling I had when I was a kid and played Dragon’s Breath on the Amiga. Dragon’s Breath was both a weird and wonderful game at the same time and it makes me proud that I have managed to create something that gives me a little bit of that feeling.... Read More

Posting with the Ruby HTTPClient

Friday, March 19th, 2010

We’ve arrived at the final piece of the puzzle when it comes to the latest WP MU mass posting addition to SEO tools.... Read More

File uploading in RoR

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Update: here is the file upload equivalent using form_for:... Read More

Foreign relations in RoR models and forms

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Update: Check out the HTTP Client article for more on how the below setup is later used to make life easier.... Read More

jQuery Drag and Drop to sort Tree

Sunday, March 7th, 2010

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Update: This interface can be seen in a fully functioning state in the VizReader RSS reader.... Read More