December 8th, 2007

Tall ships (porthole)

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It's amazing how similar a ')' (closing bracket) and a '}' (closing curly brace) are in fonts like, to pick an example out of thin air, the one used by Eclipse. And it's amazing how unhelpful the error messages are from, to pick another random example, my phone's WAP browser.

Of course, none of the WML validators actually bothered to check for this, let alone mention the possibility that this may cause hard-to-find errors.
Tall ships (porthole)

Tinkering with my wap to lj gateway

I've finally gotten sound to adding some more features to the wap-livejournal gateway i coded up a while back. It now supports saving the login details in a bookmark, which is handy as my phone doesnt believe in cookies. I also knocked up a quick and I've finally gotten sound to adding some more features to the wap-livejournal gateway i coded up a while back. It now supports saving the login details in a bookmark, which is handy as my phone doesnt believe in cookies. I also knocked up a quick and Hack for writing posts longer than 255 characters. With any luck, this will have worked in this post.â©â©Its far from finished, but if you want to try it comment and i will send you the link.
Tall ships (porthole)

More tinkering with my wap to lj gateway

Well, that sort-of worked. I should add some sort of tracking to make it behave if you go back to a previous 'block'.

I also need to make it handle whatever my phone uses for a new paragraph better. I can't actually edit that last post, as something strange has happened to the encoding. Can't delete it either. Weird.


Comment here and I'll send you the link so you can try to break it play with it.