Category Archives: Blogs

Actions related to using Wordpress and other blogs at UVM, especially in the context of the UVM MagicScript Template system

movable type and goLive

a client asks asked 1) Is it possible to link Adobe GoLive directly into the moveable type blogging system? There evidently is an API in golive, but I haven’t been able to find the correct URL to link to the … Continue reading

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BlogHack

Defined problem of using MEOW with our MovableType installation

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Instructions for uploading a debate video

It goes something like this: Before you get started, we highly recommend using the free FireFox browser for PC or Macintosh. Many "Write a Post" and "Upload a File" features do not work with other brands. First, If this is … Continue reading

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debateoneworld

WordPress operational research: Pages, Categories, Sticky headings for Let’s Debate.

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RSS feed questions

Answered some questions about RSS feeds for justing and Steve.: Already available, but apparently not advertised or well used. See http://www.uvm.edu/news/latest-uvm-news.rss/academics http://www.uvm.edu/news/latest-uvm-news.rss/cit http://www.uvm.edu/news/latest-uvm-news.rss/campus_life an interesting one is     http://www.uvm.edu/news/latest-uvm-news.rss/research I’ve dealt with this kind of thing with MRG: somebody cut … Continue reading

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debateoneworld rolls on

Spent a bunch of time touring Mambo and figuring out what it does and what it doesn’t. Installed WordPress 2 in debate web space. Fixed a bit of "broken" code that affects file uploads in PHP "Safe" mode (added a … Continue reading

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Podcast a secure file?

It works. tricky part is making it work with our blogging tools. Try this: go to iTunes, Advanced, subscribe to podcast. Give this URL     http://www.uvm.edu/~waw/index.xml That is a static XML file, created with a text editor. It contains an … Continue reading

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Preparing for Tea talk

Today’s Colleage tea is podcasting. Reviewed and updated my Ski Blog RSS feed template, put it on the web for easy access by others, checked my iTunes Podcasts to see if they were active and discoverable, saw how they looked … Continue reading

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Went to CTL Tea

As I type stuff in here fancy  html editing

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Blog won't blog

Investigated issue where new post to waw.blog.uvm.edu would not appear, an rebuillding indices  failed with perl error. Justin traced it down to enclosure URLs that were missing opr forbidden. Whoops.

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