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Rhythmbox & Cover Art

Rhythmbox 0.9.7 now includes the Cover Art plugin. Also checking out Audacious as a replacement for xmms and xmms2. Shanker BalanShanker Balan is a devops and infrastructure freelancer with over 14 years of industry experience in large scale Internet systems. He is available for both short term and long term projects on contract. Please use […]

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The Top 10 Tourist Spots In India

For once I can say been there done that! Haridwar/Rishikesh was the only place that I enjoyed being during my trip to the north early December. The white water rafting from Shivpuri to Rishikesh is so good that I did it twice. http://specials.rediff.com/yearend/2006/dec/22yrsl8.htm Shanker BalanShanker Balan is a devops and infrastructure freelancer with over 14 […]

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Upgraded To mediawiki-1.6.8

Completed upgrading mediawiki from 1.4.x to 1.6.8 earlier today. One more long pending todo off the list. http://shankerbalan.net/wiki/Main_Page is now back online. Also enabled the automagic URL rewriting so that the URLS look like http://mywiki.site.tld/wiki/Article_name instead of /wiki/index.php/Main_Page See http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Rewrite_Rules My provider is still on php4. Does mediawiki > 1.6 work well with php4? I […]