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May 14, 2009 0

Hex stupidity

By in Personal

A short post as a reminder to myself. While programming compilers don’t care about the casing of hexadecimal number. However if the hexadecimal number is used as a password, it ofcourse matters. Took me 30 minutes to realize this (after going trough tons of other options)… guess only programmers would have this problem 🙂

April 21, 2009 0


By in Action Script

Short reminder: Event.REMOVE does bubble; Event.REMOVE_FROM_STAGE does not. So when implementing a listener don’t forget to check the target: function onRemove(anEvent: Event) { if ( == this) { // clean up } }function onRemove(anEvent: Event) { if ( == this) { // clean up } }


April 11, 2009 3

WS_FTP.LOG and Yahoo

By in Search Engines

This happened a few weeks ago; but I make a blog entry as a reminder. I got contacted by a friend. He got a warning that someone found personal information regarding a client of him. I tried several search engines with the clients name. Most engines did not give a result, but Yahoo did. Yahoo […]

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April 11, 2009 0

Google Wierdness 1

By in Search Engines

A few days ago I update the title tag including a major keyword for a website. Some wierd things happened: was using the new title and indeed the websites position went up. kept using the previous title, hence the page position did not change. After a few days reverted back to the […]

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April 11, 2009 0

Custom Error Page

By in PHP, Websites

Reminder, when creating a custom error page do NOT forget to return the correct HTTP status code (404). PHP code: header("HTTP/1.0 404 Not Found"); header("Status: 404 Not Found");header("HTTP/1.0 404 Not Found"); header("Status: 404 Not Found");

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