It’s official…

Ok, first time was fun, but now I hate it… I have deleted about 1000 spam comments in about a week… suggestions accepted…

117 comments…

Hey!, today while checking the comments for my site I found the amazing quantity of 117 comments… all of them spam! hahaha… this is a new record!

What The GIMP needs

Photoshop is one of those so popular applications often missed in the Linux world. Ok, ok, the GIMP is there, but you have to learn to use it. Even moving a simple selection around becomes a hard to accomplish task. This makes me think, about all that people who has spent so many hours learning …

Oracle XE on Ubuntu

Do you want to know how to set up Oracle? It is pretty simple and this tutorial will take you step by step through the installation process. Installing Oracle XE on Ubuntu.

WebDAV Server is up and running!

I’m really excited about WebDAV! It just works! This is a tutorial I wrote: http://andres.jaimes.net/setting-up-a-webdav-server/ Some minor issues are pending, but I’ll keep you posted.  Happy new year!!!

Oracle XE & PHP

Have you ever tried to access an Oracle database from PHP? Well, if you are a newbie (like me) this is a great manual that will take you from PHP compilation to XML generated results: Download: The Underground PHP and Oracle Manual By Christopher Jones and Alison Holloway The book includes: PHP Oracle Extensions Installing …

Ubuntu 7.10 Released

Among others, this new release of Ubuntu features: 3D Screen effects enabled by default: This is soooo cool! Plus, right click on your desktop, select Change Desktop Background, select Visual Effects and click on Extra… now go move a Window. Themes, backgrounds, fonts, toolbars and visual effects have all been consolidated into a single form. …