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Misc links: August 2013

Some interesting and inspiring things I stumbled upon this month:


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Tweeper: a Twitter to RSS web scraper

Tweeper is a web scraper which extracts the most recent public tweets of a given user from their home page on Twitter.com and formats them in RSS, so the information can be conveniently accessed and collected by a feed reader.


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Misc links: April-May 2013

Some funteresting stuff I've run into in the past months:


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Misc links: January-February 2013

Some interesting stuff I've run into in the past months:


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Accessing authenticated feeds with Liferea

I use RSS/Atom feeds a lot, they are a relatively efficient way to follow stuff around the web, and they are also privacy-friendly tools to a certain degree: I can follow my friends and family on Youtube, Flickr, and even Twitter (at least as long as API 1.0 is up and running, bah...), without having to explicitly tell the companies behind those sites whom I am friend with. Privacy is not only about “what you do”, but also about “whom you know”.


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Exporting content to code with Drupal

There are cases when you want to export some content from a website, in order to import the same content at some later point into a similar website in an automated fashion.


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Migrate from gitweb to cgit with URL rewrite rules

Harald started migrating the gitweb installation on openezx.org over to cgit, because gitweb was eating up too much resources when stressed by web crawlers; there were still some details to take care of and I put some time into that.


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The IPv6 Greeter Drupal module

I've added an IPv6 Greeter block on ao2.it in order to greet the IPv6 users, and to inform the others about the existence of the new protocol.


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ao2.it backstage: IPv6 enabled

ao2.it is now IPv6 enabled, in the last two months two things finally happened that made this possible:


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Short URL links with Drupal 6 on ao2.it

Added short URL links to ao2.it, you will find one at the end of each node content.