Commence the Jigglin'
Not that any of you care all that much, but I'm in the process of migrating all content off of Blogger and onto my very own server
. Now, because I'm cheap, I've decided that those $7.95 a month type plans
too expensive. The alternative? Why, just a small matter of using a dynamic IP aliasing service
to resolve my home computer's IP address to an easy-to-remember web address
*, then downloading and configuring an application
that allows me to turn my home computer into a server, meanwhile configuring my router to permit incoming web traffic so that all you fantastic (non-existent) readers won't be greeted with 404 errors when attempting to read my blog. Oh, and since I'm ditching the lovely, template-filled world of Blogger style sheets, I need to come up with a replacement service
. And since the functionality of said template is dependent upon Perl
, I also need to configure Windows to place nice with that as well. That's about where I am so far. Once that's done though, it's just, ya know, creating the website after that. And that's like, totally
For extra fun I decided to download a Linux
distribution this weekend. Yeah, 'cuz I wasn't busy or anything.* Note: if the previous link is non-functioning, it's because my computer is offline.