Category: Education

Mysql 4.0.x LATIN1 to Mysql 4.1.x UTF-8 Nightmares

Whew! Finally I have accomplished what I had been putting off for a while, namely a MySQL upgrade that had been due. Here’s the problem: ­What would normally be a straightforwa­rd LATIN1 or ­ISO-8859-1...

Fighting the Good Fight Against Spammers

The holiday season is crazy enough for ordinary citizens going about their daily routine, shopping, fighting traffic, long lines, time deadlines.  Then there's the threat of credit card and identity theft.  If that's not...

Procedural Flash Animation in Linux

This is an introduction to creating completely non-interactive, or procedural flash animation using Linux. The beauty of this is not that you can do more, or that it’s prettier, or even faster to create....