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by: Bernard Teo

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Wed 09 Jun 2004

WWDC and

Category : Commentary/expedia.txt

I'm going to WWDC after all.

"Dear Customer,

Reservation has been confirmed by Grosvenor Suites. Your credit card has been charged in full..."

I'm still waiting for the air-tickets to be confirmed by my local travel agency. shows just why traditional intermediaries like travel agencies may go the way of the dinosaurs. I couldn't book the air tickets through Expedia, though, otherwise everything would have been all set by now. And at far lower prices.

"Please allow at least 48 hours for us to send your reservation to the hotel since they would still have to manually input your information into their system."

Well, that solves another riddle. I was wondering how the hotel's reservation system would interface with the portal's system - it's done manually. Isn't there a better way? I'll have a chance to find out, soon.

Posted at 12:12PM UTC | permalink

Postfix Enabler Beta 4 Released

Category : Technology/PostfixEnablerBeta4.txt

There was a bug with Postfix Enabler Beta whereby the SpamAssassin configuration file (in /etc/mail/spamassassin) was not being read.This has since been fixed and WhiteList settings will now work properly.

Also, I've modified the mail filter script so that Anomy will not try to defang a message that came from a site that has already been known to be WhiteList-ed.

I think the SpamAssassin set-up will now work the way it's meant to be. All those using Postfix Enabler Beta should download and use this latest release.

It took me some time to work these out and I've only just had the time to fix it. Sorry about that and hope people will enjoy the Postfix Enabler experience even more now.

Posted at 11:23AM UTC | permalink

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