title: It’s been a while
date: 2012-12-30 03:55:36
Many months have passed since my last post, and a lot has happened.
And, by now, you have probably noticed one big change -- this site is not running gasp or drupal (or wordpress for that matter)
I was playing around with gasp, in hopes of modifying it to work in a database-less (XML) mode. First, I messed with sqLite, th
en I moved onto pure file-based solutions.
That was when I stumbled upon Get Simple CMS. It had already implemented a lot of what I was trying to achieve.
And, the features that GS is missing (like integration with audio.js), I can easily implement in plugins to share with the comm
Aside from the change in cms, you are probably seeing a change in URL: stevenjaycohen.com has become sjc.sdf.org
I recently migrated my site over to sdf.org, a Public Access Unix system that has been online since 1987. I like supporting gro
ups like SDF, in part, because they keep the original spirit of the internet alive.
And, owning my own domain, started to feel like overkill (or maybe hubris -- I'm not exactly certain). I just didn't need it an
I'm still figuring everything out here at SDF, but expect things to evolve over here as I continue to explore and learn.