Posts about "Movable Type"

Blog File Names

Published on 15 May 2006 in , ,

After months of thinking about it, I finally got round to setting the file names that Movable Type publishes out, to be truncated if they get too long. This is no bad thing given that before, URLs were based on the full post name, and some of them got very long. It wasn’t too much hassle to get it all sorted, and the redirects in place, but it does leave me with some rather odd file names, including one post which now becomes… On the plus side, truncation is an option – as is setting a custom file name…


Published on 24 October 2005 in , ,

Well all good things must come to an end. After over three years, I've finally moved Movable Type over to using mySQL instead of the old Berkley DB database. Wiith several hundred posts in it, things were just getting a little too slow to work with, so it had to go.

Moving The Type

Published on 20 October 2005 in , ,

For well over a year or so, I've been working, in my spare time, on a content management project for the erstwhile Transdiffusion - a project which has, ultimately, resulted in the neglect of this blog, the upload of my photos and goodness knows what else.

Movable Type 3.2

Published on 8 September 2005 in ,

Finally decided to leave the world of Movable Type v2.661 behind and embrace the world of version 3.2. It has a nicer interface after all, and plugins are good.

Corrections and Clarifications

Published on 17 May 2004 in , , ,

Given the PR disastor that surrounded the launch of Movable Type 3, it's perhaps not surprising that there have been some 'clarifications' (or backtracking, depending on whose opinion you read) about the new licensing.