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· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · June
· · · · 18 (2 entries)

How to Identify a Log Entry · One of the more in­ter­est­ing pieces of the dis­cus­sion on the Buddha-nature of log en­tries (blog en­tries, what­ev­er) that was launched by Sam Ru­by is the no­tion of how to iden­ti­fy one. Var­i­ous ver­sions of RSS have strug­gled with this one, and I’ve fi­nal­ly de­vel­oped an opin­ion: URI and Ver­sion. (Up­date: Maybe #frag­ments are a bad idea.) ...
 
On Search: Basic Basics · In this on­go­ing sa­fari through the Search hin­ter­land, I had thought next to talk about pop­u­lar fea­tures of search en­gines and their costs and ben­e­fits and so on. But I think that ev­ery­thing else I want to cov­er will be eas­i­er if there’s a shared view of the ma­chin­ery mak­ing it all go. So here’s a tour through the ba­sics of search-engine en­gi­neer­ing ...
 
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