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Sun 10 Apr 2005
Category : Commentary/shanghai.txt
I've been shanghai'ed. By my wife and kid. Dragged off my work to Shanghai for a week. We're leaving in the afternoon and I've got my head still wrapped up in code.
I've realised that it's not quite so easy to make Postfix Enabler work remotely on a server. For a variety of reasons, it's turning out to be quite intricate. But the solution, if and when it does unveil itself, will need to be clean, simple, and precise. Otherwise, I can already see where and how it won't be reliable. Along the way, I've had an education on the subtleties of using quotes on Unix shell scripts.
Anyway, back to Shanghai. This is from the Lonely Planet guide, and I'm looking at this page :
One such history that I've quite enjoyed was "Shanghai" by Harriet Sergeant.
So to Shanghai, I go. Time to pack.