Recent blog entries for colin

Yay! I've been certified on advogato as `apprentice' by someone who ``Over the past several years [has] created a number of icons for the GNOME project and created many themes (including the infamous E-X and GTK-X themes).''

I'm an apprentice icon-maker. I can't wait to tell mum.

Apparently I'm not certified. Oh well.

Interesting article about distributed trust, in which someone poses the question of how to operate a distributed trust matrix in a context of uncertain identity.

I suspect that the solution to the problem of trust in ``a single statement which many people want to evaluate the truth of, but there is no single authority on.'' subsumes the case in which the single statement is `X is the same person as Y', or should.

New Advogato Features

New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.

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If you're a C programmer with some spare time, take a look at the mod_virgule project page and help us with one of the tasks on the ToDo list!