Free RAR Extractor List

August 26th, 2007

Got a RAR file and do not know how to open it? This article about free RAR extractors will help you find the best .rar extractor for your operating system. […] Continue Reading…


PHP Multithreading – Faking It

August 20th, 2007

PHP doesn’t really support multi-threading per se but there are ways to do “fake” multithreading. Here’s one I saw in the PHPClasses.org newsletter – Multi-thread Simulation.

Note that this class is intedend for use on a webserver, as opposed to running PHP scripts from a command line (or similar). Check […] Continue Reading…


How To Force File Download With PHP

August 12th, 2007

Say you want a PHP script that will make the browser to download a file instead of opening it. This is useful for common filetypes that would normally be displayed in a browser, like .html, images, PDFs and .doc files.

You can find a lot of scripts that do this […] Continue Reading…


Broken Link Checker for WordPress

August 5th, 2007

Notice: This plugin has been transferred to ManageWP. I am no longer working on it. Please direct any feedback to the new developer. See the plugin homepage for more information.

Sometimes, links get broken. A page is deleted, a subdirectory forgotten, a site moved to a different domain. Most likely […] Continue Reading…


WordPress Killed My Code

August 2nd, 2007

…but that’s okay – WP-Syntax resurrected it.

After looking at one of my earlier posts I noticed that all the backslashes were gone from my code examples, most notably my regular expressions. I had the code wrapped in <pre></pre> tags. As some searching revealed, this seems to be a recurrent […] Continue Reading…