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The site of Jasha Joachimsthal, a web developer. Most articles are about technology I (used to) work with.

Articles written in May 2008

  1. Configuring SSH on Vodafone UMTS

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    For emergency we need to make an SSH connection to one of our servers, even in the middle of the night. Yesterday we switched to Vodafone Netherlands so I had to reconfigure the Qtek 9100. I was used to get a few text messages for the wireless int...

  2. Why do hippos spend most of their time in the water during sunny days?

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    It’s funny to see what people were searching for when they came on my blog. Two people searched for the answer on Google and for some reason my blog is the first hit. I think it’s because they want to cool off a bit.

  3. How to add YouTube video in Hippo CMS

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    For anyone who has tried to add YouTube’s embed code into the Xinha WYSIWYG editor of Hippo CMS: Yes it’s possible to add references to YouTube, Google video or any other Flash animation. No, just copy-pasting the HTML snippet from YouTube or Goog...

  4. Backing up my files

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    About 10 years ago I had a tape drive to backup my files. It was very slow and didn’t fit in my later computers. I once tried to backup my files on cd’s but the number of cd’s I needed increased. On my iMac I was finally able to backup on DVD but ...