Archive for July, 2009

ShroudBNC Netgamers Script Moved

Saturday, July 25th, 2009

In my continued efforts to improve the information I provide about the projects I publish, I have moved the information about the ShroudBNC Netgamers script to my wiki.

I’m planning on moving more content to the wiki over the next few weeks, mainly because I find it easier to manage the content than I do when it’s published with WordPress.

ACFW Version 0.8 Released

Friday, July 24th, 2009

I’m pleased to announce, after a bit of a delay, the next version of the Advanced Custom Field Widget has just hit the WordPress Subversion servers.

Advanced Custom Field Widget Moved

Friday, July 24th, 2009

With the release of version 0.8 of the Advanced Custom Field Widget, I’ve elected to move the information page for it to a new wiki, setup to provide more detailed information for ACFW and some of my other projects.

The wiki is located at and is accessible through the ‘Wiki’ option in the menu at the top of each page.

Review –

Rating - 8.0/10.0 - 8
Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

If you like puzzle games then get on over to and check out this fantastic puzzler. (more…)

WordPress media library open_basedir error

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Well, seems today is my lucky day for finding useful bits of information out about WordPress. Here’s the deal… you backup your site, move servers, restore everything and it all appears to work, BUT, when you go back and try and add an old image that you uploaded before you moved, it won’t display the image in the media library… instead you’re getting an error spouting something about security and open_basedir… if this is your problem… read on as I have a solution. (more…)

Pascal Gamer Launched

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Jason “Will” McMillen, the former site manager of Pascal Game Development has launched a new downloadable magazine for those of us who are into developing games with Pascal.

You can get the first edition of Pascal Gamer at the new website at

Get your free copy of Pascal Gamer at

Get your free copy of Pascal Gamer at

WordPress flash uploader not working

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Here’s a little nugget which may help you if, you’ve tightened up the security on your blog only to find somethings (in this case, the flash uploader) don’t work. (more…)

MantisBT graphs not working

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

Just a little note which may save someone some time. If you’re using MantisBT and are having problems with getting the graphs and visual captcha working (even though you have GD installed), read on. (more…)


Saturday, July 11th, 2009

Well well, what a bloody farce! Upgrade to AVG Internet Security (the business version) and ICQ stops working… if you’re having problems with ICQ being unable to connect (the incredibly informative ‘Oops, something went wrong’ message), read on. (more…)

PGD Annual 2009 kicks off

Monday, July 6th, 2009

It gives me great pleasure to announce that the fourth Pascal Game Development Competition, The PGD Annual 2009, has kicked off this weekend.

If you’re into Pascal, and developing games, why not give it a whirl. Head over to the competition website at for more information, and to sign up and enter.