Monthly Archives: February 2011

how do i force curl to NOT interpret {} and [] as multi-URL specifications?

(You): how do i force curl to NOT interpret {} and [] as multi-URL specifications? (aside from using %xx coding, which is ugly) ———————- (Chris): You can try using in front of them. (You): Johnson, doesn’t work (I did try … Continue reading

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What’s the cheapest way to send a *formatted* document fax online? The call is to a toll-free number, so that’s not an issue.

(You): What’s the cheapest way to send a *formatted* document fax online? The call is to a toll-free number, so that’s not an issue. (Mark): Two questions – so I can better understand: 1) Can you explain what you mean … Continue reading

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How many Forever stamps do I need for Priority Mail (low weight item)?

(You): How many Forever stamps do I need for Priority Mail (low weight item)? (Rebecca): Priority Mail is completely dependent on weight and zip code of the receipient so you will need to weigh your item. Then go to usps.com … Continue reading

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How do I login to quora.com w/ my twitter account? I tried and it just redirected me to a blank page?

(You): How do I login to quora.com w/ my twitter account? I tried and it just redirected me to a blank page? (Casey): The popup window doesn’t seem to close, but if you close it yourself, you should be able … Continue reading

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How do you make google product search show more than 10 products at a time? The advanced search options (which work fine for regular google) don’t seem to work google product search?

(You): How do you make google product search show more than 10 products at a time? The advanced search options (which work fine for regular google) don’t seem to work google product search? [Vark assigned category: Google Product Search, more … Continue reading

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On blogspot, how do I create a multipage blog entry? So people can see the 1st page as is, but have to click “next page” each time to get to the next page?

(You): On blogspot, how do I create a multipage blog entry? So people can see the 1st page as is, but have to click “next page” each time to get to the next page? (Marco): Did you try the <!–next–> … Continue reading

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In a regular doorbell (not wireless), is the battery located in the part you push, or in the “speakers” in your house?

(You): In a regular doorbell (not wireless), is the battery located in the part you push, or in the “speakers” in your house? (Tyler): it is located in the speakers. Usually the speakers have C or D batteries or they … Continue reading

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How do I tell Firefox to ignore style sheets?

(You): How do I tell Firefox to ignore style sheets? (Ben): Use the Prefbar extension:http://prefbar.mozdev.org/ [http://prefbar.mozdev.org/]After installing Prefbar, go tohttp://prefbar.mozdev.org/buttons.html [http://prefbar.mozdev.org/buttons.html]and look for “CSS Checkbox” and install this addon for Prefbar. ———————- (Shawn): web developer toolbar allows you to disable … Continue reading

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Where can I download all Department of Labor lawsuits, for example? I realize dol.gov has a search engine, but I want to download the data and search for myself.

(You): Where can I download all Department of Labor lawsuits, for example? I realize dol.gov has a search engine, but I want to download the data and search for myself. [Vark assigned category: search engine, more details]

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Plato believed that all real items were imperfect versions of perfect ‘forms’. So, would an elm tree be an imperfect version of an elm tree, a tree, or plant life in general?

(You): Plato believed that all real items were imperfect versions of perfect ‘forms’. So, would an elm tree be an imperfect version of an elm tree, a tree, or plant life in general? (Christoph): As far as I know, there … Continue reading

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