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No missing posts via email

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

For those subscribing via email, it looks like you won’t receive the missing posts from the two weeks when we broke the feed – you’ll need to go to our website to check them out. Sorry for any inconvenience!

Emails and feed now fixed

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

I discovered this morning that I had broken our email notifications and RSS feed back around April 9. Sorry about that!

Anyway, it’s fixed now.

For those subscribing via email, your next update will probably be a bit big… It will have some fun photos from our Songkram (Thai New Year) celebrations though!

(For those interested in the details, it appears the Geopress plugin, which we use to add geographic location info to each post, started to generate invalid XML in our RSS feed. Since the email messages are based on the RSS feed, that broke them too. I haven’t had time to figure out the cause yet, instead I just turned off Geopress data in RSS feed for now. Suggestions are welcome!)

Troubleshooting slow Internet

Friday, April 11th, 2008

This is completely unrelated to cycling or travel, but I thought I’d post it anyway, since I couldn’t find anything on the ‘net describing this problem in detail. (more…)