TextMate Blogging Bundle workaround

Thursday, April 26, 2007

I like to use the blogging bundle from the great text editor TextMate to do my posting here. The other day I encountered an error that gave me some problems, and I just want to point out a workaround. After posting to this blog, I received and error that went something like this…

Received exception:Wrong size. Was 1275, should be <unknown>

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Selling the Quicksilver Magic

Friday, April 6, 2007

I keep telling everyone they need to try out Quicksilver, that it is the most amazing app. Then they ask me what it does, and I generally say, “it’s hard to explain.” Which it is. Then I fumble around to demonstrate a few things that never seems to do it justice. I need Ron Popeil to pop out and say, “but wait, there’s more.”

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Using TextMate Blogging Plugin with WordPress

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

I was having issues getting the TextMate Blogging plugin working with WordPress, and I didn’t see any explicit directions for making it work with blogs actually hosted by WordPress so I figured I would post the tip for the wayward TextMate explorer.

The correct URL to use in the “Set Up Blogs” document http://<username>@<blogname&gt;.wordpress.com/xmlrpc.php. Not too complicated, but the example inserts a /blog/ in there that makes those who over-think things (who are you looking at) confused.