Monthly Archives: August 2017

Aug 24

Words are Wordier with Wordle

Life , Drupal , Website , Wordpress

Wordle is an excellent website for a some serious lunchtime cyberloafing. It basically takes any string of text, parses it and creates a nice little word-cloud graphic with the most used words. Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently […]

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Aug 24

WordPress Jetpack Error “Server unable to connect with my site http 404”

Life , Authority , Programming , Webservice , Website , Wordpress

Tinkering with one of my wordpress sites I noticed that Jetpack was unable to connect. The WordPress Jetpack Error says “Server unable to connect with my site http 404” which is nicely vague. Luckily, the excellent support guys over at ICDSOFT quickly gave me the solution: 1: Log into the control panel obviously your control […]

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Aug 15

I remember the IBM AS400

IBM i , AS400 , iSeries , Life , Programming

Discussing a data interchange process with a software vendor today (who shall remain nameless), they told me that their product could talk to an AS400 but had no experience of iSeries or IBM i…. *sigh* I am not telling you the company name because I don’t wan to  to embarrass them in public… but if […]

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Aug 11

How to ZIP AS400 library and Email it

iSeries , AS400 , IBM i

Now, before you get all bent out of shape and point your grubby little index finger at me cackling “you called it an AS400 na-na-nu-na-naaah“, I do have a legitimate reason. It’s a shallow SEO based one (the grey haired brigade keep searching for “zip AS400 library”) but it’s legitimate. I only used the wrong […]

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