Git in action (feature branch after the fact)

This blog entry is about a real life example of how the flexibility of Git made my life easier. It’s a story about how I stopped developing a feature halfway to try out an alternative, without throwing away anything or cluttering up the (Subversion) repository.

Minor upgrade of my site - updated

Time for another small update of my site. I changed some ‘back office stuff’ and improved my blog. Apparently this also triggered some changes in the RSS feed, resulting in older entries popping up again on Sorry about that!

Using Git when developing Plone applications

While I’m enthusiastic about Git, I still have to communicate with Subversion repositories like the Plone Collective. I also like my editor (Emacs) to help me interact with Git. In this blog entry I’ll explain how I setup my work environment.

Upgrade Ubuntu 8.04 to 8.10, part two: firwall fun

The new network-manager package in Intrepid messed up my firewall (managed by Firestarter) by connecting to the wired and wireless network at the same time. The solution for me: Gufw.

Upgrade Ubuntu 8.04 to 8.10

Almost flawless upgrade from Hardy Heron to Intrepid Ibex. Only python-setuptools needed manual attention. Other than that: I love it!