Zachery Bir

Thinking and occasionally typing as a service

App.net Sidebar

“Surely,” I thought, “there already exists an App.net sidebar for Octopress.”

[Edit: Well, there is, officially.]

Well, there is, sorta. But She’s a Girl posted about her work at getting it integrated with her site, but its artifacts are mostly bound up in the commit messages for her ...

Buy My Bag: 2013

It’s that time again. Time for you to buy my bag. I’ve got a 2011 Tom Bihn Ristretto for 13" MacBook Pro (same structure as their Original Style Ristretto, but larger). It’s Cocoa with Cayenne interior, and it has the Absolute Shoulder Strap. It’s in fabulous ...

Zem 0.9.9

“ExternalEditor: Because no one should have to use <textarea>”

Long ago, Casey Duncan wrote a Zope 2 product called ExternalEditor. It let users of Linux and Windows designate local apps to edit Zope-hosted content. As a budding OS X developer, and a user of Zope, I ported it to OS ...