Upgrading an ACS Installation

on Jun 19, 2000

This document will walk you through upgrading ACS from one major version to the next. If you need to upgrade across several major versions, take them one at a time. If you haven’t kept up-to-date for …

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Task Manager

on Jun 08, 2000

Yet another software design proposal.

The Big Picture

I need a tool to help me manage my time. It’s my time, and the tool should recognize that fact. It shouldn’t try to make me do anything I won’t, a…

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HTML for ACS Use

on May 22, 2000

Ever wondered how you could make your postings in forums, news and similar places more interesting?

HTML is the answer and you can learn the basics in just a few minutes. Read on if you would like to e…

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Task Board

on May 20, 2000

Humans work best when they can concentrate on one task at a time. But very often, in order to accomplish your task, there are a number of subtasks that need to be done first. These necessary subtasks …

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UI For Diagramming Software

on May 17, 2000

When I want to write something, writing on computer is much more efficient than writing it with pen and paper. But then I want to throw in a quick diagram or a drawing to illustrate my point, and the …

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Knowledge Management

on May 16, 2000

Knowledge management is one of those very ill-defined buzzwords that everybody claims to be doing. Also, it’s an area that exposes some quite fundamental ideological differences. Which is why it’s an …

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Sharing Ideas

on May 16, 2000

In order to share your thoughts, ideas and knowledge, you often have to write them down. This will often take the form of a short document, a memo if you will. But a memo is really static and boring.…

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WAP Will Fail

on May 10, 2000

WAP will fail, because every single assumption it is built on is wrong. The instant someone delivers true, always-on internet to a handheld device, nobody will ever care about WAP again. And it will i…

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LDAP Introduction

on May 08, 2000

The Big Picure

LDAP is basically a specialized database. Some of the characteristics are:

  • It consists of entries organized in a hierarchy.
  • It favors reading over writing.
  • Every entry has a primary ke…
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