Simon Willison’s Weblog

Friday, 9th November 2007

mochiweb—another faster web server. Bob Ippolito’s latest project: a high performance Erlang web server. # 11:22 pm

JavaScript Madness: Keyboard Events. Keyboard events in JavaScript are a total pain. This looks like a pretty comprehensive reference to getting them to work cross-browser. # 11:07 pm

Using Time Machine across the network (via) Haven’t tried this tip yet, but apparently “defaults write TMShowUnsupportedNetworkVolumes 1” lets Time Machine back up to a network drive. # 11:04 pm

Pseudo-custom events in Prototype 1.6. Useful tutorial showing how to use Prototype 1.6’s custom events to implement a cross-browser mouse wheel event. # 11:02 pm

Orbited: The Orbit Event Daemon. HTTP daemon designed for long-lasting comet connections, written in Python using pyevent on top of libevent. # 11:01 pm

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