Firefox 3.5 startup problem (solved)

Firefox[1] 3.5 has been out for a while now, but I’ve only recently managed to switch due to the program not starting up unless I use a weird command line hack.

By using the strace command I found it was hanging on a futex call, starting in safe-mode and even deleting .mozilla didn’t fix . . . → Read More: Firefox 3.5 startup problem (solved)

How to Abuse the New DiggBar for Fun and Profit

My cranky cynical old heart bursts with joy at the mere thought of Kevin Rose working the drive through window of McDonald’s asking people if they “want fries with that”. In fact I’m full prepared to strip down to a loincloth, dance and chant around a fire, and ritualistically sacrifice a live chicken if . . . → Read More: How to Abuse the New DiggBar for Fun and Profit

Moving to Ma.gnolia

I’ve moved (well, copied) all my bookmarks from del.icio.us to ma.gnolia. The service has some pros and cons compared to delicious.

Pros:

Much better feed support (Atom, yay!) Supports OpenID. Supports the del.icio.us API in addition to it’s own for easy porting of apps/plugins. Cached copy of the bookmarked site in case it goes . . . → Read More: Moving to Ma.gnolia