Firefox & LocalLink: Open local file://-links on web pages

Due to Mozilla’s security model, file://-links to local files on your computer or files on a network share do not work on (non-local) web pages; a click on such a link just does nothing. Links to local files could be useful on intranet sites like wikis. The LocalLink extension is a little Firefox (and Thunderbird) […]

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Ubuntu 9.10: Setup VDRAdmin-am

To setup the web based VDR administration tool vdradmin-am (which is a fork of vdradmin) just follow the instructions below: Install the required package: # sudo apt-get install vdradmin-am# sudo apt-get install vdradmin-am Setup your the user name and password in /var/lib/vdradmin-am/vdradmind.conf: PASSWORD = your-secret-password USERNAME = vdrPASSWORD = your-secret-password USERNAME = vdr Enable vdradmin-am […]

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ActionScript 2: Cast object to array

Explicit conversion (casting) in ActionScript2 is very easy. Just put the variable in parentheses and precede the (new) type you want to cast to, like: var i:Number = 1; var b:Boolean = Boolean(i); trace(b); // outputs "true"var i:Number = 1; var b:Boolean = Boolean(i); trace(b); // outputs "true" Trying to cast an object to an […]

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