22 Dec '12, 1am

Blogging like Orville Wright

First a word of apology to any of you who have been good enough to sign-up for CabbieBlog update e-mails. New posts have been uploaded every hour. There is a reason for this, and frankly your humble scribe can only fall on his sword (or should that be pen?) for making the most elementary oversight in computing – BACK-UP. T he first lesson in computing is that you are not Orville Wright flying by the seat of your pants, you adopt a belt and braces approach to everything you do. So when CabbieBlog revamped itself at the start of the London 2012 Olympics and went self-hosted in the process, what hasn’t been done since July was – yes a BACK-UP. So last week anxious to upgrade to the latest WordPress release, before it had been tested out on some other mugs users, and ignoring the warning to BACK-UP your site before downloading, that is precisely that your scribe did, rendering...

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