April 30, 2003

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other funnies

http://www.phdcomics.com/comics/archive.php?comicid=180

For Fr. David: http://www.phdcomics.com/comics/archive.php?comicid=178

Education versus training — education

http://searchdatabase.techtarget.com/tip/1,289483,sid13_gci505309,00.html?FromTaxonomy=%2Fpr%2F284872

Piled higher and deeper – more comics

http://www.phdcomics.com/comics/archive.php?comicid=331

Blog reaction: Filipino Open Source Developers — blog

Reply to http://www.spaceants.org/cgi-bin/blosxom.cgi/computing/software/filoos-280403.writeback :

Glad to say that students get to seriously work with Linux in Ateneo –
you can thank Horatio Bogbindero and Dr. Manalastas for that! =)

Never underestimate the importance of playing. I play with Emacs all the time,
and I learn something new every day.

(Incidentally, I should also figure out this trackback thing… I wonder if emacs-wiki.el can handle that.)

Cory Doctorow

Geek blog. Good read. Nice novels, too – and free.
http://boingboing.net/

Common Java errors

http://www.skylit.com/javamethods/appxf.html

ruler-mode

Look! ruler-mode is pretty darn nifty. =)

Gnus tidbits from NEWS — emacs

Gnus can display RSS newsfeeds as a newsgroup. To get started do `B
nnrss RET RET’ in the Group buffer.

gnus-dired-mode — emacs

Dired integration `gnus-dired-minor-mode’ installs key bindings in
dired buffers to send a file as an attachment (`C-c C-a’), open a file
using the approriate mailcap entry (`C-c C-f’), and print a file using
the mailcap entry (`C-c P’). It is enabled with

(add-hook ‘dired-mode-hook ‘turn-on-gnus-dired-mode)