Re: OT: Artlanging is now mainstream
|From:||Sai Emrys <saizai@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, February 19, 2009, 18:29|
Um, you sent this onlist? Intentional?
> Re: This thread (or actually the original blog post), when you
> have a minute, I'd like to see if you know what this guy was
> talking about. Of course, there's the CSS issue (my color choices,
> I know), but what specifically I was wondering about was his
> mentioning .htaccess, and his apparently being hacker. Is there
> something you can see that I'm doing wrong that could be fixed?
Sure. Can you give me a .zip (or .tar.gz or .sit or .rar, whatever) of
> If it takes too long to figure out, don't bother, but this guy seems
> to have been able to pick it up right away, so I was wondering
> if there was something I was missing. (I just figured out what
> an .htaccess file was when I was trying to figure out a way to
> do includes).
Yeah, he's at least partially just wrong. He doesn't recognize php.
There are some .htaccess based tricks one can do but I wouldn't
recommend you even learn of such dark magics.
FWIW, my sense is that he's more hacker-wannabe / goth scriptkiddie,
but it's hard to tell sometimes. *shrug*
I don't know his technical skills, but design wise he's no better than you.