2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 36,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take […]

Joomla Releases Yet ANOTHER Critical Patch, 3.4.6

Joomla has just released back-to-back “critical security releases” after it just released Joomla 3.4.6. Make of that what you will. They’ve just released a version that addresses a “severe security concern”, which is available immediately. The patch apparently closes a security hole the size of the Mariana Trench […]

TIL: Cronjobs and absolute paths

In the TIL series, where I share information everyone else but me already knew, I stumbled on a problem today on a e-Commerce installation. Before you panic and say “Not another rant about Magento!”, relax. The problem was related to a script I’ve programmed, a bash script that […]