Tuesday, April 26, 2005

Fun Day (Goodbye, Prelude)

My poor Prelude

This day sucked.

I woke up "early": 7:00.

I got ready, took care of the dogs, kissed my wife and headed out.

As traffic thickened, I had to slam on my brakes to avoid the person in front of me. See... either they have bad brake lights or were riding the brakes. I was staring at their tail (why does that sound nasty), but I don't remember seeing a change in brake lights as I realized they were stopped and slammed on the brakes.

Well... the guy behind me slammed in to me. My trunk is basically gone. At first I felt fine. But, then, my neck started stiffening up. I went to the doctor and that's really all it is: minor whiplash.

So.. anyway... renting a car and looking for something affordable.

Friday, April 1, 2005

MySQL Tweaking

MySQLAfter setting up WordPress and another MySQL-based application on my OpenBSD 3.6 server and then referencing a link to my website on OpenBSD's misc @, MySQL kept dying. The biggest problem with that was: WordPress's database errors occurred prior to HTML headers being sent. So, I never saw any reference to any errors until using curl to download the page.

To fix the problem,