Finite-state automata in LaTeX (March 24, 2003, 0) - In a really old post on firstname.lastname@example.org“>email@example.com (Jan 27 2003),
Mark Zimmerman suggests the use of metapost to generate pretty finite
state automata in LaTeX. Peter Jenke suggests xypic, which Nori
deleting messages after N days — tips (March 23, 2003, 0) - I was somewhat apologetic about the lack of delete-after-N-days
features in Linux mail clients, since my mom relies on that to keep
mail volumes manageable and yet still be able to share mail with other people.
Then a message on firstname.lastname@example.org alerts me to the fact that
some people use something like this in their crontab:
Â» # m
More on mozilla plugins (March 28, 2003, 0) - From email@example.com,org, Simon Piette:
http://www.privoxy.org/ is a good solution. It’s the following of
junkbuster. You can disable a plugin by default, and you can re-enable
them site by site. Since it will change the HTML code embedding the
flash file, so more messages about a missing plugin. Also, I think more recent
versions of mozilla have a switch for that,
Open source primers (March 28, 2003, 0) - On firstname.lastname@example.org, Karsten M. Self links to many handy open source primers.
I’ve added then to the OpenSource node.