Shlomi Fish avatar Shlomi Fish committed 84f8239

Get rid of a lot of trailing space.

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 my $hosts =
 {
-    t2 => 
+    t2 =>
     {
         base_url => "http://www.shlomifish.org/",
     },
             text => "About Myself",
             url => "me/",
             @personal_expand,
-            subs => 
+            subs =>
             [
                 {
                     text => "Bio",
                     url => "me/interviews/",
                     title => "Interviews that were conducted with me",
                 },
-            ],               
+            ],
         },
         {
-            text => "Humour", 
+            text => "Humour",
             url => "humour/",
             expand => { @humour_expand },
             title => "My Humorous Creations",
-            subs => 
+            subs =>
             [
                 {
                     text => "Stories",
                     subs =>
                     [
                         {
-                            text => "The Enemy", 
+                            text => "The Enemy",
                             url => "humour/TheEnemy/",
                             title => "The Enemy and How I Helped to Fight It",
                         },
                     [
                         {
                             text => "My Quotes Collection",
-                            title => ("Collection of Funny or Insightful " . 
+                            title => ("Collection of Funny or Insightful " .
                                 "Quotes or Aphorisms I came up with"),
                             url => "humour.html",
                         },
             url => "open-source/",
             expand => { re => "^open-source/", },
             title => "Pages related to Software (mostly Open-Source)",
-            subs => 
+            subs =>
             [
                 {
                     text => "Projects",
                             title => "Gradient-Fu Patch for the GIMP",
                             url => "grad-fu/",
                             hide => 1,
-                        },                
+                        },
                         {
                             text => "Bits and Bobs",
                             title => "Various Small-Scale Open-Source Works",
                     title => "Against Commonly Used but Bad Software",
                     url => "open-source/anti/",
                     expand => { re => "^(?:no-ie|open-source/anti)/", },
-                },                
+                },
                 {
                     text => "Portability Libraries",
                     title => "Cross-Platform Abstraction Libraries",
                     url => "open-source/resources/software-tools/",
                     hide => 1,
                 },
-                
+
             ],
         },
         {
             url => "lecture/",
             expand => { re => "^lecture/", },
             title => "Presentations I Wrote (Mostly Technical)",
-            subs => 
+            subs =>
             [
                 {
                     text => "Perl for Newbies",
             title => "Various Essays and Articles about Technology and Philosophy in General",
             subs =>
             [
-            
                 {
                     text => "Index to Essays",
                     url => "philosophy/Index/",
                 {
                     text => "Political Essays",
                     url => "philosophy/politics/",
-                    title => "Essays about Politics and" . 
+                    title => "Essays about Politics and" .
                         "Philosophical Politics",
                     expand => { re => "^philosophy/politics/", },
                 },
                     url => "meta/how-to-help/",
                     text => "How to Help",
                     title => "How you can help promote this site",
-                    subs =>                     
+                    subs =>
                     [
                         {
                             url => "meta/donate/",
 
 sub get_params
 {
-    return 
+    return
         (
             hosts => $hosts,
             tree_contents => $tree_contents,

lib/MySectNavData.pm

 
 use Shlomif::Homepage::SectionMenu;
 
-my @sections = 
+my @sections =
 (
     {
         'id' => "essays",
         'class' => "Humour",
         'title' => "Humour Section Menu",
     },
-    
 );
 
 sub get_nav_menu

lib/SFresume_base.wml

 Fax Number: 03-6414319<br />
 E-mail Address: <mailto_link_to_self email="<main_email />" /><br />
 Home Page: http://www.shlomifish.org/<br />
-Instant Messaging: Jabber - ShlomiFish@jabber.org ; MSN - shlomif@iglu.org.il ; 
+Instant Messaging: Jabber - ShlomiFish@jabber.org ; MSN - shlomif@iglu.org.il ;
 ICQ - #207733823; AIM - ShlomiFish<br />
 </p>
 
 Linux C++/Server Developer
 </p>
 <p>
-Porting a C++ server application from Win32 to Linux.  
+Porting a C++ server application from Win32 to Linux.
 </p>
 
 <p>
 </p>
 <p>
 Testing a software-based modem (Modio), Windows 95 Programming. Manual testing
-of a soft-modem. Writing test procedures.  Programming various utilities in 
+of a soft-modem. Writing test procedures.  Programming various utilities in
 Visual C++, MFC, and Perl.
 </p>
 
 Programmer, WWW Site Maintainer, Limited UNIX Maintenance
 </p>
 <p>
-HTML composition, CGI programming, TCP/IP client/server programs. 
+HTML composition, CGI programming, TCP/IP client/server programs.
 </p>
 <undetailed>
 <p>
-Worked with Perl 5, various UNIX flavours (FreeBSD, IRIX, SunOS 4.1.3), 
+Worked with Perl 5, various UNIX flavours (FreeBSD, IRIX, SunOS 4.1.3),
 and several Windows 95 workstations. Did web development using HTML, Perl
 and UNIX.
 </p>
 </undetailed>
 <detailed>
 <p>
-I worked at Cortext as a web-designer and CGI programmer. I worked with HTML, 
+I worked at Cortext as a web-designer and CGI programmer. I worked with HTML,
 Apache, Perl, various UNIX flavours (FreeBSD, SunOS 4.1.3, IRIX) and Windows
 95 Workstations. Built several sites there, while still using almost exclusively
 Perl due to my limited knowledge (at that point) of UNIX.
     <td>
     </td>
     <td>
-    A content management system based on Website Meta Language and many Perl 
+    A content management system based on Website Meta Language and many Perl
     CPAN modules, intended primarily for constructing static HTML pages.
     </td>
 </tr>
 <p>
 Started a C project to automatically solve games of Freecell. Continued in
 adding more features, optimisations, and clean-ups. Experienced with ANSI C
-Programming, writing portable code, Autoconf/Automake/Libtool, GNU Make, 
+Programming, writing portable code, Autoconf/Automake/Libtool, GNU Make,
 Writing RPM Specs, maintaining a web-site and interacting with users and
 co-developers over the Internet.
 </p>
 </p>
 <detailed>
 <p>
-Mod Files are music files whose instruments are given as samples, and are 
-played at different notes and effects to create the melody. The conversion 
-was done by converting to C++, and then several steps of Javaisation. The 
+Mod Files are music files whose instruments are given as samples, and are
+played at different notes and effects to create the melody. The conversion
+was done by converting to C++, and then several steps of Javaisation. The
 resultant code was working and produced good output, but was not very conformant
 to the Java style.
 </p>
 WWW-services.
 </p>
 </undetailed>
-<detailed>    
+<detailed>
 <p>
-An Administrator for the 
+An Administrator for the
 <a href="http://www.iglu.org.il/">iglu.org.il</a> site.
 </p>
 <p>
-Maintaining several online services supported by the main server of 
-the Israeli Group of Linux Users (IGLU). Experience with Apache, 
+Maintaining several online services supported by the main server of
+the Israeli Group of Linux Users (IGLU). Experience with Apache,
 Perl, rsync, qmail and other programs. Created several online pieces
 of content using these tools.
 </p>
         Maintaining a private Linux workstation
         </p>
         <p>
-        Maintained several home systems and one at the Computer Networks 
-        Laboratory of the EE Department of the Technion. Experience with 
-        package maintenance, system configuration, installing software, 
-        fixing glitches, and daily use. Used RedHat Linux (versions 5.x, 6.x) 
-        and Mandrake/Mandriva Linux (versions 7.x, 8.x, 9.x, 10.x and 
+        Maintained several home systems and one at the Computer Networks
+        Laboratory of the EE Department of the Technion. Experience with
+        package maintenance, system configuration, installing software,
+        fixing glitches, and daily use. Used RedHat Linux (versions 5.x, 6.x)
+        and Mandrake/Mandriva Linux (versions 7.x, 8.x, 9.x, 10.x and
         2005/2006).
         </p>
     </td>
 <td>
 </td>
 <td>
-An article that discusses web-site navigation and site flow patterns 
+An article that discusses web-site navigation and site flow patterns
 in general, and then explains how to implement them using the
 HTML-Widgets-NavMenu module.
 </td>
 <td>
 </td>
 <td>
-An article overviewing and comparing several popular and open source wiki 
+An article overviewing and comparing several popular and open source wiki
 engines. Published at O’Reilly-Net.
 </td>
 </tr>

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/Amazon.pm

 
 sub import
 {
-    my ($module, $args) = @_; 
+    my ($module, $args) = @_;
     return Shlomif::Homepage::Amazon::Obj->new($args)->process;
 }
 

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/FortuneCollections.pm

     my ($self) = @_;
 
     return
-    { 
+    {
         text => scalar($self->text()),
         url => sprintf(
             "humour/fortunes/%s.html",
         id => "osp_rules",
         desc => <<"EOF",
 “The Rules of Open-Source Programming”.
-Also check a <a href="http://www.advogato.org/article/395.html">discussion of it</a> on 
+Also check a <a href="http://www.advogato.org/article/395.html">discussion of it</a> on
 <a href="http://www.advogato.org/">Advogato</a>.
 EOF
         text => "osp_rules",
     {
         id => "subversion",
         desc => <<"EOF",
-Excerpts from the online 
+Excerpts from the online
 <a href="http://subversion.tigris.org/">Subversion</a> folklore.
 EOF
         text => "subversion",
 
 sub sorted_fortunes
 {
-    return 
+    return
     [
         sort { $a->id() cmp $b->id() }
         @{get_fortune_records()}

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/News.pm

     num_on_front
     ));
 
-my @old_news_items = 
+my @old_news_items =
 (
     {
         'date' => "22-Mar-2005",
 <p class="newsitem">
 I added a <a href="links.html#pictures">section to my links collection with
 links to my favourite collections of pictures and wallpapers</a>. Otherwise,
-I now <a href="http://www.livejournal.com/users/shlomif/">cross-post my 
-weblog</a> in 
+I now <a href="http://www.livejournal.com/users/shlomif/">cross-post my
+weblog</a> in
 <a href="http://www.livejournal.com/">LiveJournal.com</a> and you can use
-its commenting system to post comments to its entries. 
+its commenting system to post comments to its entries.
 </p>
 
 <p class="newsitem">
-<a href="http://jmikmod.shlomifish.org/">MikMod for Java has moved to a new 
+<a href="http://jmikmod.shlomifish.org/">MikMod for Java has moved to a new
 homepage</a> at Berlios where I hope other people would be able to
-contribute to it more efficiently than before. 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/gimp-test/">The Gimp Automated Testing 
+contribute to it more efficiently than before.
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/gimp-test/">The Gimp Automated Testing
 Framework</a> is a new project of mine. Check it out if you’re interested.
 </p>
 EOF
         'date' => "19-May-2005",
         'body' => <<"EOF",
 <p class="newsitem">
-The full but incomplete text of <a href="humour/human-hacking/"><i>The Human 
+The full but incomplete text of <a href="humour/human-hacking/"><i>The Human
 Hacking Field Guide</i></a> is now available online for your reading pleasure.
 </p>
 EOF
         'body' => <<"EOF",
 <p class="newsitem">
 Several new additions were added to the site. The <a href="./art/">art
-section</a> now contains two new pieces. I also added 
+section</a> now contains two new pieces. I also added
 <a href="./open-source/bits.html#old_pmwiki_revert">a new script</a>
 to the Open Source Bits and Bobs section. Several new programs were
 added to <a href="./open-source/favourite/">my favourite
 free software</a>. Some new languages were added to
 <a href="./humour/ways_to_do_it.html">the “Ways to do it” according
-to the programming languages of the World</a> page. 
+to the programming languages of the World</a> page.
 </p>
 
 <p class="newsitem">
 Some of my newer projects are now mentioned in my resumés. I added
-a link to <a href="./lecture/LAMP/slides/">a presentation about Web 
-Publishing using LAMP</a>. Finally, 
+a link to <a href="./lecture/LAMP/slides/">a presentation about Web
+Publishing using LAMP</a>. Finally,
 <a href="./philosophy/obj-oss/">the Objectivism and Open Source</a>
 essay was expanded with two new chapters.
 </p>
 Best” essay</a>. Also now that the software patents threat in Europe has
 been eliminated, I have removed the notice box, and replaced my top-left
 icon with <a href="./images/shlomif-homepage-logo.png">a personal
-logo</a> based on <a href="http://ars.userfriendly.org/cartoons/?id=20030803&amp;mode=classic">EvilPHish 
+logo</a> based on <a href="http://ars.userfriendly.org/cartoons/?id=20030803&amp;mode=classic">EvilPHish
 from UserFriendly</a>.
 </p>
 
 friend, was added to the <a href="./art/">art section</a>.
 </li>
 <li>
-New section navigation menus were added to 
+New section navigation menus were added to
 <a href="./philosophy/">the Essays
 and Articles section</a>, <a href="./open-source/">the Software
 section</a>, and <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/">the
 The <a href="./links.html">Links Page</a> was updated.
 </li>
 <li>
-Several new essays and articles are now part of 
+Several new essays and articles are now part of
 the <a href="./philosophy/">Philosophy
-section</a>. Especially note 
+section</a>. Especially note
 <a href="./philosophy/computers/when-c-is-best/">the “When C is the
-Best” essay</a> which started 
-<a href="http://osnews.com/comment.php?news_id=12189">an active discussion 
+Best” essay</a> which started
+<a href="http://osnews.com/comment.php?news_id=12189">an active discussion
 in OSNews</a>.
 </li>
 <li>
 I now have <a href="./philosophy/books-recommends/">a list of recommended
-books</a>. 
+books</a>.
 </li>
 </ol>
 

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/Rss.pm

 __PACKAGE__->mk_accessors(qw(
     feed
 ));
-    
+
 sub _init
 {
     my $self = shift;

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/SectionMenu.pm

             'path_info' => $self->path_info(),
             current_host => $self->current_host(),
             (eval "${class}::get_params()"),
-            'ul_classes' => 
+            'ul_classes' =>
                 [ "nm_main", "nm_nested", "nm_subnested", "nm_subsubnested", ],
             'no_leading_dot' => 1,
             );
     }
     else
     {
-        return 
+        return
             qq{<div class="menu_floaty">} .
             qq{<div class="sub_menu">\n} .
             qq{<h2>} . $self->title() . qq{</h2>\n} .
         use Data::Dumper;
 
         # warn Dumper([\@main_leading_path, \@local_path, ]);
-        while ( @local_path && 
+        while ( @local_path &&
                 (
-                    $local_path[0]->direct_url() ne 
+                    $local_path[0]->direct_url() ne
                     $main_leading_path[-1]->direct_url()
                 )
             )

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/SectionMenu/Sects/Essays.pm

                         {
                             text => "Pre-Elpas",
                             url => "prog-evolution/pre-elpas.html",
-                            title => ("Memoirs as a Programmer from" 
+                            title => ("Memoirs as a Programmer from"
                                 . " Elementary School, High School, etc."),
                         },
                         {
                 {
                     text => "Define “Zionism”!",
                     url => "philosophy/politics/define-zionism/",
-                    title => ("What is “Zionism” really? What " . 
+                    title => ("What is “Zionism” really? What " .
                         "does anti-Israel, anti-Zionist, etc. mean?"),
                     subs =>
                     [
 
 sub get_params
 {
-    return 
+    return
         (
             hosts => MyNavData::get_hosts(),
             tree_contents => $essays_tree_contents,

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/SectionMenu/Sects/Lectures.pm

             text => "Software Management",
             url => "lecture/cat/software-management/",
             title => "Presentation about Software Management",
-            subs => 
+            subs =>
             [
                 {
                     text => "CatB",
                     title => "The Haskell Programming Language for Perl Programmers",
                 },
             ],
-        },            
+        },
         {
             text => "Tools",
             url => "lecture/cat/various-tools/",
 
 sub get_params
 {
-    return 
+    return
         (
             hosts => MyNavData::get_hosts(),
             tree_contents => $essays_tree_contents,

lib/Shlomif/Homepage/SectionMenu/Sects/Puzzles.pm

         },
         {
             text => "Computer Science",
-            url => "puzzles/cs/",            
+            url => "puzzles/cs/",
             subs =>
             [
                 {
 
 sub get_params
 {
-    return 
+    return
         (
             hosts => MyNavData::get_hosts(),
             tree_contents => $puzzles_tree_contents,
     my (%args) = (@_);
 
     my $filename = $args{'filename'};
-    
+
     my $html_filename = "$filename.html-for-quad-pres";
 
     if (is_newer( $filename, $html_filename))

lib/article-index/article-index.xml

 the user to create a world-editable web-site.
 </p>
 </entry>
-<entry id="microsoft_and_drug_dealers" 
-title="Comparing Microsoft to Drug Dealers" 
+<entry id="microsoft_and_drug_dealers"
+title="Comparing Microsoft to Drug Dealers"
 url="http://www.advogato.org/article/793.html">
 <p>
 An essay explaining why comparing Microsoft to drug dealers is misleading.
 <entry id="joy_of_perl" title="The Joy of Perl" url="http://www.nntp.perl.org/group/perl.advocacy/2108">
 <p>
 An essay that explains why I like Perl so much. Also see
-<a href="http://perl.org.il/pipermail/perl/2004-February/004184.html">a 
+<a href="http://perl.org.il/pipermail/perl/2004-February/004184.html">a
 discussion of it in perl.org.il</a>
 </p>
 </entry>
 <entry id="lm_solve" title="Solving Puzzles with LM-Solve" url="http://www.perl.com/pub/a/2003/11/17/lmsolve.html">
 <p>
-An article about the 
+An article about the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lm-solve/">LM-Solve</a> puzzle
 solving framework, and how to utilize it for a new puzzle.
 </p>
 </entry>
 <entry id="devel_linetrace" title="Debug Your Programs with Devel::LineTrace" url="http://www.perl.com/pub/a/2005/03/31/lightning2.html?page=2">
 <p>
-A lightning article about how to insert debugging callbacks into a Perl 
+A lightning article about how to insert debugging callbacks into a Perl
 program without modifying its code.
 </p>
 </entry>
 <entry id="nav_menus" title="Building Navigation Menus" url="http://www.perl.com/pub/a/2005/07/07/navwidgets.html">
 <p>
 Some general discussion of navigation menu and other site flow patterns in
-web-sites and then how to utilize the 
+web-sites and then how to utilize the
 <a href="http://web-cpan.shlomifish.org/modules/HTML-Widgets-NavMenu/">HTML-Widgets-NavMenu</a>
 module to generate them.
 </p>
 </entry>
 </section>
 <section id="media_and_culture" title="Essays about Media and Culture">
-<entry id="bazaar_style_movies" title="Bazaar-style Movies Revisited" 
+<entry id="bazaar_style_movies" title="Bazaar-style Movies Revisited"
     url="http://advogato.org/article/789.html">
 <p>
 An essay about an innovative (and still theoretical) way of creating

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2005-10-28.html

 <h2>New Changes for 28-October-2005</h2>
 <p>
-Since the last update to its changes log, 
+Since the last update to its changes log,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">Shlomi Fish’s personal site</a>
 has seen a great deal of changes. Here is a list of the most major ones:
 </p>
 
 <ol>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/personal.html">The Bio Page</a> was 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/personal.html">The Bio Page</a> was
 sectioned into several headings, and more links and material were added.
 </li>
 <li>
 </li>
 <li>
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">The Links Page</a> was heavily
-re-organized and expanded. Now, each one of its section has an anchor for 
+re-organized and expanded. Now, each one of its section has an anchor for
 easy linking to that part of the page.
 </li>
 <li>
-A New Essay - 
+A New Essay -
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/open-source/gpl-bsd-and-suckerism/">“The
 GPL, the BSD License and Being a Sucker”</a> was added. It aims to dispel
-the common belief that one is being a sucker by releasing open source 
-software under non-<a href="http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html">GPL</a> 
+the common belief that one is being a sucker by releasing open source
+software under non-<a href="http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html">GPL</a>
 licenses.
 </li>
 <li>
-A New Essay - 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">“The 
+A New Essay -
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">“The
 Case for File Swapping”</a> was added. This essay touches upon the many points
 of the Internet sharing and downloading of files (including media files such as
 music files or video), and dispels most of the myths about why it’s illegal or
 
 <p>
 I still have several new essays in the pipe, and I also need to do some
-cleanups to the site. One enhancement will also involve tweaking the 
+cleanups to the site. One enhancement will also involve tweaking the
 site flow engine that is used by the site.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2005-11-06.html

 <h2>New Changes for 06-November-2005</h2>
 <p>
-Here are the new changes to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">Shlomi 
-    Fish’s personal site</a> since 
-<a href="http://www.livejournal.com/community/shlomif_hsite/312.html?mode=reply">the 
+Here are the new changes to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">Shlomi
+    Fish’s personal site</a> since
+<a href="http://www.livejournal.com/community/shlomif_hsite/312.html?mode=reply">the
     last update</a>
 </p>
 
 <ol>
 <li>
-Many grammatical, spelling and syntactical errors were corrected, and more 
+Many grammatical, spelling and syntactical errors were corrected, and more
 pages were made to validate.
 </li>
 <li>
 page</a> were fixed.
 </li>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/shlomif-email1.txt">a new E-mail with a correspondant</a> was added to the 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">“Case 
-for File Swapping Page”</a>. The essay itself was expanded with two new 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/shlomif-email1.txt">a new E-mail with a correspondant</a> was added to the
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">“Case
+for File Swapping Page”</a>. The essay itself was expanded with two new
 sections.
 </li>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/philosophy/guide-to-neo-tech/">A Guide 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/philosophy/guide-to-neo-tech/">A Guide
 to the online Neo-Tech resources</a> was added.
 </li>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/resumes/">Shlomi Fish’s resumés</a> were 
-heavily updated. 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/resumes/">Shlomi Fish’s resumés</a> were
+heavily updated.
 </li>
 <li>
 Added <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/intros/writers/">my introduction
 of myself to the MIT Writers</a>.
 </li>
 <li>
-Added a search box to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">the front 
+Added a search box to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">the front
 page</a>
 </li>
 </ol>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2005-12-18.html

 <h2>New Changes for 18-December-2005</h2>
 <p>
 Here are the new changes to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">the home site
-    of Shlomi Fish</a> since the last update. This entry will be divided into 
-two: first the content additions, and then the presentation changes and 
+    of Shlomi Fish</a> since the last update. This entry will be divided into
+two: first the content additions, and then the presentation changes and
 other corrections.
 </p>
 
 </li>
 
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/art/better-scm/">A Page about “The Better 
-SCM” Logo</a> was added to the <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/art/">Art 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/art/better-scm/">A Page about “The Better
+SCM” Logo</a> was added to the <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/art/">Art
 section</a>.
 </li>
 
 </li>
 
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/online-communities/">A 
-new essay - 
-“Reflections on Online Communities”</a> is now in the process of being 
-written. An 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/online-communities/index-old.html">older 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/online-communities/">A
+new essay -
+“Reflections on Online Communities”</a> is now in the process of being
+written. An
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/online-communities/index-old.html">older
 incranation of it</a> is available, but
-it only serves as comments to 
-<a href="http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/BuildingCommunitieswithSo.html">the 
+it only serves as comments to
+<a href="http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/BuildingCommunitieswithSo.html">the
 original essay by Joel Spolsky</a>.
 </li>
 
 </li>
 
 <li>
-Several new funny bits were added to the 
+Several new funny bits were added to the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html">Humour collection</a>.
 </li>
 
 </li>
 <li>
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/">The Presentations’
-Sub-Categories</a> were populated and are now more usable. Plus, some of 
+Sub-Categories</a> were populated and are now more usable. Plus, some of
 the presentations’ front pages are more usable now.
 </li>
 <li>
-I’ve set up Google Ads for the pages of the site, and also 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/donate/">added a 
+I’ve set up Google Ads for the pages of the site, and also
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/donate/">added a
 donation button</a>. If you like the site, please consider donating.
 </li>
 </ol>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-03-29.html

 
 <p>
 Here are the new changes to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">the home site
-    of Shlomi Fish</a> since the last update. 
+    of Shlomi Fish</a> since the last update.
 </p>
 
 <ol>
 
 <li>
-The Full Text of 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/create-a-great-personal-homesite/">a 
+The Full Text of
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/create-a-great-personal-homesite/">a
 new essay: “Create a Great Personal Homesite”</a> is now available online.
 </li>
 
 </li>
 
 <li>
-Several new book recommendations were added to the 
+Several new book recommendations were added to the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/books-recommends/">book recommendations page</a>.
 </li>
 
 <li>
-Added pages for 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/linking-policy/">the site’s linking 
+Added pages for
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/linking-policy/">the site’s linking
 policy</a>, and <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/copyrights/">the
 site’s copyrights’ terms</a>.
 </li>
 </li>
 
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/greasemonkey/grease.html">A 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/greasemonkey/grease.html">A
     new version of the “Eliminate Access Keys” Greasemonkey script</a>
 is available with some bug fixes.
 </li>
 </li>
 
 <li>
-Several new links were added to 
+Several new links were added to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">the links page</a>.
 </li>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-07-08.html

 </p>
 
 <p>
-Some of the pages of the site that used to live under 
-http://vipe.technion.ac.il/~shlomif/ are now living directly under 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">http://www.shlomifish.org/</a>. This 
+Some of the pages of the site that used to live under
+http://vipe.technion.ac.il/~shlomif/ are now living directly under
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">http://www.shlomifish.org/</a>. This
 change was done due to the constant downtime of vipe.technion.ac.il. The
 server itself is usually up and running and responsive, but the connection to
-it gets down. Other benefits of this are the fact that everything would be 
+it gets down. Other benefits of this are the fact that everything would be
 on one host, which would make mirroring, backup and maintenance easier, and
 that there would be less need for absolute links.
 </p>
 The two host scheme stemmed from the early history of the site (when I still
 had a relatively limited quota on the Technion’s students’ servers), and
 ended up influencing the design and feature-set of some of the projects to
-support this site (like 
+support this site (like
 <a href="http://web-cpan.shlomifish.org/latemp/">Latemp</a> and
 <a href="http://web-cpan.shlomifish.org/modules/HTML-Widgets-NavMenu/">HTML-Widgets-NavMenu</a>).
 </p>
 <ol>
 <li>
 The removal of the PayPal donate button and replacement with a much less bloated
-(markup-wise) 
+(markup-wise)
 <a href="http://localhost/sites/hp/shlomif/meta/how-to-help/">link
 to the new “How to Help” site</a>.
 </li>
 <li>
-The Google search box is now placed in the navigation bar on every page of the 
+The Google search box is now placed in the navigation bar on every page of the
 site, rather than just the front page. I hope people will find it more
 convenient to search the site using it.
 </li>
 <li>
 I should also note that I added
 <a href="http://localhost/sites/hp/shlomif/philosophy/computers/web/create-a-great-personal-homesite/#note_to_readers">a note</a> to the beginning of
-my “Create a Great Personal Homesite” article addressing some 
+my “Create a Great Personal Homesite” article addressing some
 “The Disqualifier Disqualifies on his own fault” criticisms of my home site, by some people whom
 I referred to the article.
 </li>
 </ol>
 
 <p>
-I’d like to make another post to this feed soon, this time more interactive 
+I’d like to make another post to this feed soon, this time more interactive
 and asking for some advice regarding the current form of the site. So stay
 tuned.
 </p>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-07-28.html

 <h2>Recent Site Updates</h2>
 
 <p>
-First I’d like to note that from now on, I’d like to update this website’s 
+First I’d like to note that from now on, I’d like to update this website’s
 blog more often upon every new addition. Hopefully, I can persist with it. In
 any case, here are the changes to the site since the last update:
 </p>
 <ol>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/">My still-incomplete 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/">My still-incomplete
 Frequently Asked Questions List</a> was added to the site.
 </li>
 <li>
 New Essays:<br />
 <ol>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/choice-of-docs-formats/">Choice of 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/choice-of-docs-formats/">Choice of
 Document Formats</a>
 </li>
 <li>
 </ol>
 </li>
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#to_err_is_human_corrolaries">Corrolories 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#to_err_is_human_corrolaries">Corrolories
     to “To err is human”</a> were added to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html">the humour page</a>
 </li>
 <li>
 geek song “I Like Job Control”</a> is now part of the site.
 </li>
 <li>
-Many new fortune cookies were added  
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">to the fortune 
+Many new fortune cookies were added
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">to the fortune
 cookies’ collection</a>.
 </li>
 <li>
-As usual <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">there are many new 
+As usual <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">there are many new
 links in the links page</a>
 </li>
 </ol>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-08-01.html

 
 <p>
 I added <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/personal-heb.html">a translation
-    of my Bio to Hebrew</a> and in the process 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/personal.html">updated 
+    of my Bio to Hebrew</a> and in the process
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/personal.html">updated
     the English original</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-I wrote <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/which-wiki/update-2006-07/">an update to the “Which Open Source Wiki 
+I wrote <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/which-wiki/update-2006-07/">an update to the “Which Open Source Wiki
     Works for You” article</a>.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-08-16.html

 <h2>“Define ‘Zionism’!” + New Revision of “FOSS &amp; Other Beasts”</h2>
 
 <p>
-I added a new Essay <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/politics/define-zionism/">Define 
+I added a new Essay <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/politics/define-zionism/">Define
     “Zionism”!</a> about some ambigious terms relating to the Jewish nature
-of Israel. 
+of Israel.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-A second revision of 
+A second revision of
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/foss-other-beasts/">“Open Source,
     Free Software and Other Beasts” is available</a>.
 </p>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-08-26.html

 <h2>“Case for File Swapping”, “Fortunes Mania” + Site Building Instructions</h2>
 
 <p>
-There’s a 
+There’s a
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">new
     revision of “The Case for File Swapping”</a>. Moreover, I
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/ideas/fortunes-mania/">wrote
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There are now 
+There are now
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/site-source/">comprehensive
     instructions for building the site</a>. If you have some spare time,
 please try to run them to see if you are successful in building it.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-Finally, I added two new FAQ questions: 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/#idf_service">“Did 
+Finally, I added two new FAQ questions:
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/#idf_service">“Did
     you serve in the Israeli Military?”</a> and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/#favourite_music">“What is
     your Favourite Music?”</a>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-09-10.html

     <p>
     <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/art/recommendations/music/">A currently
         partial list</a> of my favourite compact discs is now live. Creating
-    this list involved a large amount of 
+    this list involved a large amount of
     <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Document_Type_Definition">DTD</a>,
-    <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/xslt">XSLT</a>, <a href="http://perl-begin.org/">Perl</a>, and CSS hacking on the 
-    <a href="http://search.cpan.org/dist/XML-Grammar-ProductsSyndication/">XML-Grammar-ProductsSyndication</a> 
-    framework, that was written from scratch to facilitate making construction 
-    of such lists possible by and others. 
+    <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/xslt">XSLT</a>, <a href="http://perl-begin.org/">Perl</a>, and CSS hacking on the
+    <a href="http://search.cpan.org/dist/XML-Grammar-ProductsSyndication/">XML-Grammar-ProductsSyndication</a>
+    framework, that was written from scratch to facilitate making construction
+    of such lists possible by and others.
     </p>
     <p>
     I will add the missing CDs as time goes by, and will also later on add
     </li>
     <li>
     <p>
-    More pages on the site were made to validate according to the 
+    More pages on the site were made to validate according to the
     <a href="http://www.w3.org/">World-wide-web consortium</a> standards, and
     some ancient leftovers that were no longer important were removed.
     </p>
     </li>
     <li>
     <p>
-    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/favourite/">My list of 
-        favourite open source software</a> was updated, with many corrections, 
+    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/favourite/">My list of
+        favourite open source software</a> was updated, with many corrections,
     added programs and a new navigation menu.
     </p>
     </li>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-09-24.html

 Two of the pages in <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/MathVentures/">the
     MathVentures section</a> were converted to use embedded
 <a href="http://www.w3.org/Math/">MathML</a>. This should make viewing
-them with MathML-compliant browsers easier. The old ASCII-art based pages are 
+them with MathML-compliant browsers easier. The old ASCII-art based pages are
 still available.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The ideas 
+The ideas
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/ideas/#tucan">Tucan</a> and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/ideas/#unixdoc">Unixdoc</a>
 were added to the Random Ideas page.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-I’ve placed <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/nostalgia/">some of 
+I’ve placed <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/nostalgia/">some of
     my old DOS-era programs online</a> for your amusement.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2006-11-25.html

 </p>
 
 <p>
-In the UNIX fortunes front, I added the 
+In the UNIX fortunes front, I added the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/nyh-sigs">nyh-sigs</a>
 file to the collection, which includes a collection of quotes from the
 email signatures of <a href="http://nadav.harel.org.il/">Nadav Har’El</a>.
-This waranted a new second digit of the fortunes-shlomif collection - 
+This waranted a new second digit of the fortunes-shlomif collection -
 and it’s now version 0.8.0. Moreover, several new entries were added to the
-bottom of the 
+bottom of the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/shlomif">shlomif</a>,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/tinic">tinic</a>, and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/shlomif-fav">shlomif-fav</a>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The puzzle section now features the 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/situation/book-under-rock.html">“Book 
-    under a Rock” situation puzzle</a> as well as 
+The puzzle section now features the
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/situation/book-under-rock.html">“Book
+    under a Rock” situation puzzle</a> as well as
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/cs/lotg/">the Lotg code</a>.
 </p>
 
 </p>
 
 <p>
-My <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/contributions/#error.pm">contributions 
+My <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/contributions/#error.pm">contributions
     to Error.pm</a> are now mentioned in
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/contributions/">the Open Source
     Contributions Page</a>.

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-01-05.html

 <h2>Recent Changes to www.shlomifish.org</h2>
 
 <p>
-Here are the new changes in <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">my 
+Here are the new changes in <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">my
 homesite</a> since the last update:
 </p>
 
 Added a new <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/MathVentures/sequence-4-8-7-5.html">what-is-this-sequence riddle</a> to the Math-Ventures section.
 </li>
 <li>
-There’s a new version of 
+There’s a new version of
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/gringotts-patch/">my
-Patch to the Gringotts Secure Note Manager</a>, which fixes a crash in the 
+Patch to the Gringotts Secure Note Manager</a>, which fixes a crash in the
 preferences dialog.
 </li>
 <li>
 vulnerable in 2006.
 </li>
 <li>
-Corrections, deductions and final solutions were added to 
+Corrections, deductions and final solutions were added to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/logic/tip-of-the-sword/">the “On
-the Tip of the Sword”</a> logic puzzle, the 
+the Tip of the Sword”</a> logic puzzle, the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/logic/between-the-screws/">“Between
-the Screws”</a> puzzle and the 
+the Screws”</a> puzzle and the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/puzzles/logic/ravensborgs-guild/">“Ravensborg
 Guild” puzzle</a>
 </li>
 <li>
-Several new fortune cookies were added to 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">the Fortune Cookies 
+Several new fortune cookies were added to
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">the Fortune Cookies
 collection</a>. Others were corrected.
 </li>
 <li>
-Some new links were added 
+Some new links were added
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html#humour">to the Humour section
 of the links page</a>.
 </li>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-01-17.html

 
 <p>
 Instead of the usual update on what’s new on the site, this entry has
-some news to convey. As it turns out, many of the pages on 
+some news to convey. As it turns out, many of the pages on
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/">http://www.shlomifish.org/</a> were
 spammed with <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spam_in_blogs">link
     spam</a> to medications’ sites. This is especially troubling because
 the pages in question were static HTML pages, that were served unmodified
 by the server from hard disk directory. This indicates that the server was
-maliciously intruded and the files were modified. I encountered link spam 
+maliciously intruded and the files were modified. I encountered link spam
 before in wikis, weblogs and news sites, but this is the first time that I
 witnessed a static HTML site getting spammed, and by cracking it.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The files’s timestamps indicate that most files were changed on the 
-1-December-2006 (probably by a script), but some files were modified as early 
-as 23-December-2006, albeit in a slightly different way. The files were left 
-spammed, because many resources on the site are not updated by the normal 
+The files’s timestamps indicate that most files were changed on the
+1-December-2006 (probably by a script), but some files were modified as early
+as 23-December-2006, albeit in a slightly different way. The files were left
+spammed, because many resources on the site are not updated by the normal
 site update, and the links were kept hidden from visible eyes. It is still
 unclear how the intruder gained access to run the script on the server.
 </p>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-I also hope that next time this happens (if it does), my hosting and I have 
+I also hope that next time this happens (if it does), my hosting and I have
 the appropriate measures in place to find out how it was done.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-02-23.html

 <ol>
 
 <li>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html">The aphorisms collection</a> 
-was enhanced to have <b>a title and an anchor for every funny bit</b> and it 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html">The aphorisms collection</a>
+was enhanced to have <b>a title and an anchor for every funny bit</b> and it
 now has a table-of-contents.
 </li>
 
 <li>
-<b>Several new contributions</b> I made were added to 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/contributions/">the 
+<b>Several new contributions</b> I made were added to
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/contributions/">the
 contributions to external open-source projects page</a>.
 </li>
 
 </li>
 
 <li>
-Added the 
+Added the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/qclam/">QClam-Shlomif</a>
 page to the software. Note that all the changes I made there have already
 been incorporated into the mainline QClam.
 <li>
 Added the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/projects/Plagger/mandriva/">Plagger
-on Mandriva</a> page. (Also see 
-<a href="http://use.perl.org/~Shlomi+Fish/journal/32478">this 
+on Mandriva</a> page. (Also see
+<a href="http://use.perl.org/~Shlomi+Fish/journal/32478">this
 journal entry</a>).
 </li>
 
 
 <li>
 Added <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/joel-test/">a presentation
-about the Joel Test</a>. The other 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/">presentation pages</a> were 
+about the Joel Test</a>. The other
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/">presentation pages</a> were
 enhanced considerably.
 </li>
 
 <li>
-As usual <b>new entries were added</b> to 
+As usual <b>new entries were added</b> to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">the fortune cookies
 page</a> and to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">the links
 page</a>.

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-04-09.html

 
 <p>
 I’ve started writing
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">a 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">a
     new story titled Star Trek: “We the Living Dead”</a>. It is a Star
 Trek fan fiction with an all original dialogues and plots, but with many
 characters and concepts from Star Trek and elsewhere. There’s little to see
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There’s <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/open-source/linus-torvalds-bus-factor/">a 
+There’s <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/open-source/linus-torvalds-bus-factor/">a
     new essay titled “The Linus Torvalds Bus Factor”</a> available. It is
 based on a short email exchange I had on the Linux kernel mailing list, but is
 more general in its theme.
 
 <p>
 Another essay is
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/education/opinion-on-the-technion/">“My 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/education/opinion-on-the-technion/">“My
     Opinion on Electrical Engineering studies in the Technion”</a>, and a shorter
-one is 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/use-qmail-instead/">this 
+one is
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/computers/web/use-qmail-instead/">this
     “Use qmail instead” one</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-Also added was a 
+Also added was a
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/#should_i_email">“May I Email You
     about Foo?”</a> FAQ question to my FAQ, to help prevent people sending
 me emails I’m not interested in.

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-05-03.html

 <h2>Several New Essays, Update to “We, the Living Dead“, and More</h2>
 
 <p>
-Welcome to a new edition of the news feed of Shlomi Fish’s Homepage. In this 
-edition, there are some new essays, a couple of updates on stories and 
+Welcome to a new edition of the news feed of Shlomi Fish’s Homepage. In this
+edition, there are some new essays, a couple of updates on stories and
 aphorisms, and a new “anti-bad-software” page. Read below for the details.
 </p>
 
 
 <blockquote>
 <p>
-Furthermore, <b>actual code writing is not the most productive activity</b>, 
+Furthermore, <b>actual code writing is not the most productive activity</b>,
 as surprising as it sounds. That’s because if one writes code exclusively for too long, his mind will run in circles and he’ll lose his edge. And there’s something that is even more productive than actually producing output.
 </p>
 </blockquote>
 I talked with a few people on the IRC about it and some of them told me
 something along the lines of “What makes you think that you know better than
 all the universities and colleges (and other schools) that are now teaching
-Java?”. Well, this is the “majority must be right” fallacy: 
+Java?”. Well, this is the “majority must be right” fallacy:
 </p>
 
 <ol>
 <li>
-Everybody thinks that the Earth is flat (or the Sun revolves around it) so it 
-must be true 
+Everybody thinks that the Earth is flat (or the Sun revolves around it) so it
+must be true
 </li>
 </ol>
 </blockquote>
 </ol>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#not_an_actor">More 
-    aphorisms</a> were added to the 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#not_an_actor">More
+    aphorisms</a> were added to the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html">Aphorisms Collection</a>:
 </p>
 
 
 
 <p>
-The work-in-progress <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">Star Trek: “We the Living Dead”</a> was updated with 
+The work-in-progress <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">Star Trek: “We the Living Dead”</a> was updated with
 new text and links:
 </p>
 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-    <b>Q</b>: in any case, there was this relatively mature man in our time 
+    <b>Q</b>: in any case, there was this relatively mature man in our time
     called Noahh who had three sons.
     </p>
 
     <p>
-    <b>Katie</b>: Shem, Hham and Yepheth? [in Modern Hebrew 
+    <b>Katie</b>: Shem, Hham and Yepheth? [in Modern Hebrew
     pronouncation]
     </p>
 
     <p>
     <b>Q</b>: you guessed it. He was a quirky, paranoid fellow. At one paint
-    he sensed a storm coming, and believed that the world was coming to an 
-    end. So he, his wife, his sons, and all of his livestock travelled up a 
-    nearby mountain, and waited for the storm to end. 
+    he sensed a storm coming, and believed that the world was coming to an
+    end. So he, his wife, his sons, and all of his livestock travelled up a
+    nearby mountain, and waited for the storm to end.
     </p>
 
     <p>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-Some <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">new 
+Some <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">new
     fortune cookies were added</a>.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-05-17.html

 
 <p>
 The fourth revision of the story
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/TheEnemy/">“The Enemy and How I 
-    Helped to Fight it”</a> is now available in both 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/TheEnemy/">“The Enemy and How I
+    Helped to Fight it”</a> is now available in both
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/TheEnemy/The-Enemy-rev4.html">Hebrew</a>
-and 
+and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/TheEnemy/The-Enemy-English-rev4.html">English</a>:
 </p>
 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-    “Yes, but as they say: when it rains it pours. Well, just sign here and 
+    “Yes, but as they say: when it rains it pours. Well, just sign here and
     I’ll take care of all the other paperwork.”
     </p>
 
     <p>
-    After I started filling it, I said to him: “about the salary you 
-    gave me...” 
+    After I started filling it, I said to him: “about the salary you
+    gave me...”
     </p>
 
     <p>
     You’ve earned your pay, even if not honestly, and we thank you that you’ve
     joined our ranks at all in the first place. I just hope that during your
     civil life, you’ll continue to maintain the spirit of the organisation and
-    its philosophy.” 
+    its philosophy.”
     </p>
 
     <p>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There’s 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/politics/dispelling-myths-about-israel/">a new 
+There’s
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/politics/dispelling-myths-about-israel/">a new
     essay titled “Dispelling Some Myths about Israel”</a>:
 </p>
 
     <p>
     <b>Israel is not all Desert</b>
     </p>
-    
+
     <p>
-    While the southern part of Israel 
-    (<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Negev">the 
-        Negev</a>) is a desert, most of the northern part has growth, and 
-    supports a lot of trees, bushes, shrubs and fauna. There are 
+    While the southern part of Israel
+    (<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Negev">the
+        Negev</a>) is a desert, most of the northern part has growth, and
+    supports a lot of trees, bushes, shrubs and fauna. There are
     <a href="http://www.israelimages.com/result2.asp?sql=%28Category%3D3+AND+Sub_cat%3D2%29&amp;keywords=&amp;cat=&amp;subcat=Flowers+%26+Plants&amp;r1=c2">many pictures</a>
 over at the <a href="http://www.israelimages.com/">Israel Images site</a>.
 </p>
 </blockquote>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/recommendations/">The recommendations’ 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/recommendations/">The recommendations’
     pages</a> now have more comprehensive tables-of-contents.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/blogs/">The Weblogs’ Page</a> was 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/blogs/">The Weblogs’ Page</a> was
 revamped with a table of contents and more aggregated feeds.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-08-20.html

 </p>
 
 <p>
-There’s 
+There’s
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/Spam-for-Everyone/">a new
     funny bit - “‘Spam for Everyone’ - The International Campaign
     for Accessible Spam”</a>:
 </p>
 
 <blockquote>
-    
+
 <p>
 Mike “The Mouse” House (a.k.a “D.J. Sallinger”) was a minor rap artist, and a
 computer geek when he decided to start selling CDs of open-source software. He
 
 <p>
 There’s some new text in my
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">Star 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/Star-Trek/We-the-Living-Dead/">Star
     Trek: “We, the Living Dead”</a> work.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There’s <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#chuck_norris_2">a new 
+There’s <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#chuck_norris_2">a new
     joke on the Aphorisms’ page</a>, and new fortune cookies
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">on the Fortune Cookies 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">on the Fortune Cookies
     page</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-I also started <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/by-others/">a new 
+I also started <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/by-others/">a new
     sub-section of my Humour section</a> where I collect humorous creations
-which disappeared from the Net. Currently available are 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/GNU-Visual-Basic/GNU-Visual-Basic.html">GNU 
-    Visual Basic</a> and 
+which disappeared from the Net. Currently available are
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/GNU-Visual-Basic/GNU-Visual-Basic.html">GNU
+    Visual Basic</a> and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/by-others/darien--everybody-is-free.html">Everybody’s
     Free (to Ping Timeout) by Darien</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There are new links on the 
+There are new links on the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">links page</a>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-There are a few new questions and answers 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/">in my Frequently Asked 
+There are a few new questions and answers
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/">in my Frequently Asked
     Questions list</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/revision-3/">The 
-    Third revision of my essay “The Case for File Swapping”</a> is now 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/revision-3/">The
+    Third revision of my essay “The Case for File Swapping”</a> is now
 available.
 </p>
 
 <p>
 I’ve also started
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/by-others/">an essays by other
-    people section</a>, with currently one restored essay - 
+    people section</a>, with currently one restored essay -
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/by-others/james-carr--completely-overrated.html">“Completely Overrated” by James Carr</a>.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-10-02.html

         against Windows Vista</a>
     </li>
     <li>
-    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/mysql/">Against 
+    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/mysql/">Against
         MySQL</a>
     </li>
 </ol>
 <p>
 New links have been added to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">the links page</a>, and there are
-also <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">new fortune 
+also <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">new fortune
     cookies</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-Finally, 
+Finally,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits.html#slidy_shlomif">the
     “Slidy-Shlomif” JavaScript helper script</a> has been added
 to the <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits.html">bits-and-bobs

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2007-12-22.html

 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-    We don’t know his cellphone number, and even if we did, we would tell you 
+    We don’t know his cellphone number, and even if we did, we would tell you
     that we didn’t know it.
     </p>
 </blockquote>
 
 <p>
-Moreover and not-unusually, some new fortune cookies were added to 
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">the fortune cookies 
-    collection</a>. 
+Moreover and not-unusually, some new fortune cookies were added to
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">the fortune cookies
+    collection</a>.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The new <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/projects/yjobs-on-mozilla/">yjobs.co.il workaround for 
+The new <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/projects/yjobs-on-mozilla/">yjobs.co.il workaround for
     Mozilla-based browsers</a> (such as Firefox) workaround may be of interest
 to Israeli-based job seekers.
 </p>
 </p>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/">The anti-bad-software 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/">The anti-bad-software
     pages</a> were updated with new links and with other updates.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2008-01-26.html

 
 <p>
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/by-others/technion-bit-1.html">A funny
-    Technion-originated and related bit (not by me and in Hebrew)</a> was 
+    Technion-originated and related bit (not by me and in Hebrew)</a> was
 added to the humour section.
 </p>
 
 </p>
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/square-waves-decomposition/">Two 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/bits-and-bobs/square-waves-decomposition/">Two
     programs to perform a decomomposition of a sine wave into square waves</a>
 are now available in the open-source bits-and-bobs section.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-New links have been added to 
+New links have been added to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/">the against Bad software
     pages</a>, and <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/no-ie/">the Stop Using
     Internet Explorer</a> page was especially revamped:
 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-    <b>Internet Explorer does not have a public, accessible bug tracker</b>, 
-    similar to Mozilla’s Bugzilla or what other similar browsers have. This 
-    makes bugs harder to report, reproduce, check and track and undermines the 
+    <b>Internet Explorer does not have a public, accessible bug tracker</b>,
+    similar to Mozilla’s Bugzilla or what other similar browsers have. This
+    makes bugs harder to report, reproduce, check and track and undermines the
     users and web developers.
     </p>
 </blockquote>
 
 <p>
 There’s <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/interviews/">a new page
-    containing links to interviews with me</a> and 
+    containing links to interviews with me</a> and
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/me/blogs/">the weblogs page</a> was
 updated.
 </p>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2008-02-09.html

     <li>
     <p>
     Three small-scale humorous creations of mine are now available on the site:
-    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/GPL-is-not-Compatible-with-Itself/">“The 
+    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/GPL-is-not-Compatible-with-Itself/">“The
         GPL is not Compatible with Itself”</a> (formerly published on
-    iglu.org.il), 
-    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/RMS-Lint/">“Introducing 
+    iglu.org.il),
+    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/RMS-Lint/">“Introducing
         RMS-Lint”</a> (also formerly published there), and the new
     <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/bits/Crackas-Paradise/">“Cracka’s
         Paradise”</a>:
     </li>
     <li>
     <p>
-    New fortunes were added to the “shlomif”, “shlomif-fav” and “subversion” 
+    New fortunes were added to the “shlomif”, “shlomif-fav” and “subversion”
     collections in the <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">Fortune
         Cookies Files</a>.
     </p>
     <li>
     <p>
     New links were added to
-    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/">the various 
-        Against-bad-software pages</a> and to 
+    <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/">the various
+        Against-bad-software pages</a> and to
     <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/links.html">the links page</a>.
     </p>
     </li>

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2008-03-01.html

 -->
 
 <p>
-<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#what_do_you_mean">Two new 
+<a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour.html#what_do_you_mean">Two new
     bits</a> were added to the humour collection:
 </p>
 
 </p>
 
 <p>
-My essay, 
+My essay,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/politics/drug-legalisation/">“The
     Case for Drug Legalisation”</a> has been updated with new sections and
 some typos were corrected.
 </p>
 
 <p>
-New <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">fortune cookies</a> 
-have 
-been added to the 
+New <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">fortune cookies</a>
+have
+been added to the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/shlomif">shlomif
-    collection</a>, 
+    collection</a>,
 the <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/joel-on-software">Joel
-    on Software collection</a>, and the 
+    on Software collection</a>, and the
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/shlomif-fav">shlomif-fav
-    (Shlomi Fish Favourties)</a> collection, 
+    (Shlomi Fish Favourties)</a> collection,
 </p>
 
 <p>
-New links were added to 
+New links were added to
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/apple/">the against
-    Apple page</a>, 
+    Apple page</a>,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/mysql/">the links against
-    MySQL page</a>, 
+    MySQL page</a>,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/open-source/anti/windows-vista/">the page
-    with links against Windows Vista</a>, 
+    with links against Windows Vista</a>,
 <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/no-ie/">the Stop Using Internet Explorer
-    page</a>, and to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">the 
+    page</a>, and to <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/philosophy/case-for-file-swapping/">the
     “Case for File Swapping” page</a>.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2008-03-29.html

 </p>
 
 <p>
-New <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">fortune 
+New <a href="http://www.shlomifish.org/humour/fortunes/">fortune
     cookies</a> have been added to the “shlomif”, “shlomif-fav” and
 “joel-on-software” collections:
 </p>
 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-        I have always wished that my computer would be as easy to use as my 
-        telephone. My wish has come true - I no longer know how to use my 
+        I have always wished that my computer would be as easy to use as my
+        telephone. My wish has come true - I no longer know how to use my
         telephone.
     </p>
 
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The HTML markup of some of the pages was cleaned up, and several bandwidth 
+The HTML markup of some of the pages was cleaned up, and several bandwidth
 optimisations were made, so it should load a little faster.
 </p>
 
 </p>
 
 <p>
-The breadcrumbs trails in several pages were fixed. 
+The breadcrumbs trails in several pages were fixed.
 </p>
 

lib/blogs/shlomif-hsite/2008-04-25.html

 
 <blockquote>
     <p>
-    Why am I doing it? For several reasons: 
+    Why am I doing it? For several reasons:
     </p>
 
     <ol>
         <li>
-        <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0066620724/103-5528911-1875020">Because it’s fun</a>. This is by itself a good reason. 
+        <a href="htt