Getting back on track

In: Blogging|Personal

28 Jul 2005

It’s been a while since I last blogged huh? Well, I actually was back, until a particularly unfortunate incident with my VPS where the database tables for WordPress got corrupted (likely due to overflowing backups and running out of space) threw me off track and got me real grief-stricken that I lost my blog template/theme and a couple of posts (I’ve managed to restore the template/theme since).

Excuses, all. I’m horrified that I’ve actually allowed my blog to fall into a state of disuse and disrepair. I’m back and I hope to stay back. But first I’ve to clean up all this crud that’s on my blog (comment spam, Trackback spam, etc.).

Public Service Announcement
I lost a post entitled “Ooh look at this old website I dug up”. I believe I offered something to the person who guessed correctly, but I only have Jed Brown’s comment in my email. Whoever guessed first before Jed did, please do send me an email (chuyeow at gmail dot com).

12 Responses to Getting back on track



July 28th, 2005 at 12pm

Welcome back. Been working on your new Mozilla book?!



July 28th, 2005 at 2pm

Welcome back.
Are you sure I wasn’t the first?
(not that I even remember what the question was ;P )



July 28th, 2005 at 7pm

Welcome back.

Just got a copy of your firefox book, nice one and congrats.

Andrea (pippo at spf)


Rory Parle

July 28th, 2005 at 8pm

Welcome back.



July 28th, 2005 at 9pm

Welcome back Chu :-)

I just received your book today…some interesting stuff in there…I’m looking forward to read the more advanced topics soonish…maybe I’m going to learn a thing or two after all ;-)

…but even more important: I’m really looking forward to read your blog regularly again…



July 28th, 2005 at 10pm

Welcome back.


Bernie Zimmermann

July 29th, 2005 at 12pm

Glad to see you’re back. Hopefully you live up to your word and stick around for a bit! ;)



July 29th, 2005 at 4pm

so, any movie or sequel deal so far?


Cheah Chu Yeow

July 29th, 2005 at 8pm

Thanks for the warm welcome back guys.

Oh I intend to stay back this time. I’m writing the inevitable plug for my new book, and an IE7 mini-review.



July 30th, 2005 at 4am

It is good to have you back!


Rowan Lewis

August 8th, 2005 at 9am

Yay! Welcome back, things where getting boring around the blogs I used to visit, but I’m glad that amongst all of them, you came back!



August 8th, 2005 at 12pm

Really good to see you back, man. This is still my favorite blog.