AlisonW - The .com test site

This site is currently being redeveloped. Although it will work fine it will continue to look terrible for a while yet. Sorry!

2016-02-01 - 14:29:27 - by AlisonW - Topic: Open: OpenSoftware | OpenSource | PHP |

Between 2006 and 2009 my blogs were build around the lightweight open source blogging platform Chyrp. Originally created by Alex Suraci I wrote a number of extensions – known as 'modules' – which allowed for extra functionality. Although I now discover that there has been some activity on that platform more recently I have, instead, written my own system, mostly from scratch.

Though, naturally, I'm doing as all good designer-coders do and re-using some of my own old code!



Recent posts:


A Future in Europe
Mrs May
The cult of personality
Clinton v Trump looking more likely
Dangerous stuff!
Who do you trust with your life?

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The best form of #2A is "The Right to Bare Arms" in summer. And nothing else.
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@AucklandTuatara "The four-times *former* champions..." :-P
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@John_McDosh @RealSexyCyborg Strong agreement with that first line here, but if you need to explain away something…
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@DigitalAlucard @RealSexyCyborg So what! If I had a body like hers (I want to say "still" but that ship passed a lo…
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@Andrew_Adonis And like the Channel Tunnel it will still need to be built eventually.