Category: WebProgramming / WebDev / HTML / PHP

JavaScript is evil
10.09.2018

We all – except Node.js people and those that want JavaScript to control nuclear power plants – have seen it coming: “JavaScript is evil” Stallman Anti-JavaScript rant: https://www.gnu.org/philosophy/javascript-trap.en.html (i think he complains more about, that most JavaScripts don’t come with […]

Spectre and Meltdown – Linus Torvalds infuriated by Intel insanity – Open CPU and rise of RISC? RISCV – hifive1
09.05.2018

Update: 2020.03 “The newly developed Rowhammer- attack TRRespass can crack the RAM-a security mechanism by many DDR4-DRAM-modules as well as LPDDR4 Chips. Until now, these were considered to be almost immune to Rowhammer attacks.” https://www.com-magazin.de/news/sicherheit/software-hammer-ram-schutz-attackiert-2515621.html Update: 2019.10 Zombieload is back. […]

28.07.2017

  i did just some basic testing… and managed to compile the php7.3 binary – but the make install failed. it would help to have multiple cores… hostnamectl; # tested with Static hostname: CentosSlave Icon name: computer-vm Chassis: vm Operating […]

CentOS Redhat – compile Apache2 from source
27.07.2017

i tried to compile under debian…. but it’s way more compli cated. also: you probably do not need all the packages stated here… but i did not have the time to sort those out sorry for that. feel free to […]

Free Web Video Conferencing with firefox
25.07.2017

install firefox app and test it for free here: https://appr.tc/ When Browsers start to talk to each other – Open Source HTML5 based Web Video Audio Conferencing WebCam ScreenSharing – Collaboration over internet WebRTC (“Web Real-Time Communication“) enables applications such […]

The Unix philosophy – simple and beautiful
02.05.2017

src: https://homepage.cs.uri.edu/~thenry/resources/unix_art/ch01s07.html The Unix philosophy emphasizes building simple, short, clear, modular, and extensible code that can be easily maintained and repurposed by developers other than its creators. The Unix philosophy favors composability as opposed to monolithic design. Later summarized by […]

Programming Languages and Security
03.04.2017

ich wollte mal wissen, wie steht es eigentlich um die Security auf Technologie / Programmiersprachen-Ebene? D.h. welche Programmiersprachen machen es einem schwer vs. einfach sichere Software zu schreiben? Natürlich kann man in jeder Programmiersprache angreifbare Projekte entwickeln… das ist kein […]

13.01.2017

No matter if you decide to for <?php session_start(); $_SESSION[’UniqueRandomTemporaryID’] = ‘h0ss5qul55mpev38uaduca31c0’; # or $_COOKIE[’UniqueRandomTemporaryID’] = ‘h0ss5qul55mpev38uaduca31c0’; ?> it will set a cookie this way or another. Cookies are sent by the server to the browser and only the domain […]

04.01.2017

*GRRRRRR* now you know why i hate updates 😀 they can brake “old” functionality, but sticking with “the old” is sometimes not an option. as a developer you do not want to test your javascript with 10x versions of a […]

27.07.2016

The command line string to do the conversion uses TiMidity++ and LAME and on a Linux server are as straightforward as: apt-get update; # as usual apt-get install timidity lame; # install software timidity file.mid -Ow -o – | lame […]

16.02.2016

update: 2018.04 PaleMoon archive Server HACKED! “A malicious party gained access to the at the time Windows-based archive server” (src) oh gosh! ? GO USE CENTOS AND LATEST KERNEL NOW! “malware dropper tracked by ESET as Win32/ClipBanker.DY” (steals bitcoins) https://www.securityweek.com/archive-server-pale-moon-open-source-browser-hacked […]

16.02.2016

Checkout: IceCat Description BlueLightCat is a simple browser whose feature list includes things like “History”, “Bookmarks” and “QuickView”, that is a page to see the most visited hosts. It is small, less then 10,000 lines of code and very fast. […]

16.02.2016

Checkout: IceCat it’s always a good idea to try out alternatives. 🙂 Welcome to Arora: (under Debian-Gnome3) Arora is a lightweight, cross-platform, free and open-source web browser developed by Benjamin C. Meyer.[2][3][4][5]  Benjamin C Meyer (icefox) Waltham, MA benÄTmeyerhomePUNKTnet http://benjamin-meyer.blogspot.com/ Joined on […]

15.12.2015

Click here to generate for facebook: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/share-button https://fourtonfish.makes.org/thimble/make-your-own-social-media-sharing-buttons   Introduction So you just finished your very first web app and you’d like to let other people share it on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest or any other social network they use. This […]

17.07.2015

Safari and Firefox both run the WebKit HTML-rendering engine – forked from KDE-KONQUEROR! Konqueror is the original WebKit browser. Long before Apple released Safari, there was Konqueror and the KHTML rendering engine. Apple liked what they saw in KHTML and […]

16.07.2015

From a flexibility point of View: This is totally correct. But what from a RAM point of view. Why have every .php script instanciate a new version of class config.php? I created an easy small class: class Config {   […]

29.06.2015

WordPress is FREE, isn’t it? Yeaaaah… almost. It is released unde the GPLv2 which makes it basically Open Source. 1. first of all there is hosted wordpress.com which sells “PRO” and “LIGHT” Versions of a hosted instance of a your-blog.wordpress.com. […]