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  1. arunproff

    Recreating old versions of documents using stored diffs

    doh, i was searching for everything but patch. thanks misson!
  2. arunproff

    Recreating old versions of documents using stored diffs

    hi, i'm trying to build a simple wiki using Python (yes I know there are a couple out there). I also want to track document history. But instead of saving each revision of the document, I thought it might consume less space by just storing the diff for each version compared to the more current...
  3. arunproff

    Virtualization vs Dual Boot

    Duel boot - haha I like that. A duel between the OSes which in kind of what it is. Personally I use virtualization, I have WinXP on my laptop with 2GB of RAM. I use CoLinux to run Ubuntu. CoLinux is great, it gives me all the tools I need for development work, and hardly takes up any RAM. The...
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    python and mysql

    For postgresql I would recommend psycopg2 - a postgresql library for python. A 3rd alternative and one that is available as a built in module in python2.5+ is sqlite. Sqlite is a fairly robust lightweight SQL engine, while it does not have all the features of mysql or postgresql, it contains...
  5. arunproff

    How to re-use an RSS feed?

    There are a couple of ways of doing this. Option 1. Run a cron-job on the server and call a shell script to get the file from the other site and store it in your public_html folder as feed.rss. I'm not sure if x10hosting allows wget or commands like that, but you can check. Or Option 2. Write...
  6. arunproff

    The Downfall of the Gaming Industry

    As long as there is money to be made there wil always be a huge (read bloated) industry that is in for the money and will continue to push games that promote graphics and require you to upgrade your PC every 1.337 years. I used to play CS, WoW, BF/BF2 etc and looked forward to new commercial...
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    Thanks K9 and Joshua, i will try that setup. But meanwhile my frihost account has finally been 'handled'. Yay!
  8. arunproff


    hi k9, thanks for the reply. I tried the URL forwarding but the problem there is that when I click on links within my website, the URL up top stays constant at the main domain ( Its like I cannot see any of the sub-directories up on the URL address bar. So say I click on...
  9. arunproff


    hi, First off I have to say this is a great site and an excellent service. While signing up I got the option to register my domain at, but when I went there the site was not responding so I proceeded with my hosting sign up here without getting a domain name. Later I went back and got the...