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Steve Castledine

November 2006

Expeditor 6.1

Steve Castledine  November 28 2006 11:02:58 AM GMT -6
Expeditor 6.1 is now released publically - so you can find out what it is here. IBM Lotus Expeditor provides the client, the corresponding server side connectors, and a toolkit for a variety of capa

CSS Tab Designer

Steve Castledine  November 24 2006 11:36:31 AM GMT -6
This is great (actually its class) - a CSS Tab designer. You fire up the client, select a style, do some editing/configuration - and the code is all done for you. No excuses now for naf tabs on your

Blamestorming and other new words for 2007!

Steve Castledine  November 24 2006 08:36:21 AM GMT -6
BLAMESTORMING. Sitting around in a group, discussing why a deadline was missed or a project failed, and who was responsible. TESTICULATING. Waving your arms around and talking Bollocks. 404. Someo

Britains Unluckiest Man

Steve Castledine  November 24 2006 08:07:40 AM GMT -6
El Reg reports that Britains unluckiest man has fallen down a manhole. John Lyne, of Stainforth, near Doncaster suffered injuries to his back, left leg and both knees as a result of the tumble, and

Blix Theme for IBM Lotus Notes Blog Template

Steve Castledine  November 23 2006 05:00:00 AM GMT -6
So you want to look like me? Wouldn't recommend it so here is the Notes application for the theme for my blog instead (blix.zip at bottom of post).

Domino Blog Template - Adding Email and Website Links to Comments

Steve Castledine  November 22 2006 08:01:48 AM GMT -6
The default blog theme does not include links to the email or website addresses of users that have posted comments. Should you wish to add these links, then this can be done very easily and you hav

Lotusphere Sessions

Steve Castledine  November 17 2006 04:45:43 AM GMT -6
Almost a non blogging week - been very busy. Anyway Lotusphere - I had mentioned I will be presenting this time around (yay) but I didn't cover what. Well I will be doing two sessions. A jumpstart

Domino Blog Template - Creating a new Theme Part 2

Steve Castledine  November 10 2006 09:30:00 AM GMT -6
In part one of this two part series, I showed you have to create the homepage and the services running off it such as the archives and RSS feeds etc. This article will show you how to edit the other p

See you at Lotusphere 2007!

Steve Castledine  November 9 2006 03:35:05 PM GMT -6
Just had confirmation that I will be presenting at Lotusphere 2007, Orlando! Will post more details soon - but this is exciting news! I will be on Honeymoon in January as well - in Florida! Might

Anyone seen 8.8 Billion Dollars ?

Steve Castledine  November 9 2006 04:33:24 AM GMT -6
From the BBC - wow! "I think we're looking at a huge scandal. The CPA handed over $8.8bn in cash to the Iraqi government even though that new government had no security or accounting system. "No on

Phigment and Jonvon Show

Steve Castledine  November 8 2006 05:15:48 PM GMT -6
Sean Burgess and John Vaughan are doing a session at Lotusphere 2007 on the blog template - can't wait to see this! Congrats!!!!

Domino Blog Template - Creating a new Theme Part 1

Steve Castledine  November 7 2006 03:15:00 PM GMT -6
This article will go through the process you can use to take an existing design that has been created by a web designer (maybe your corporate look and feel) or is perhaps already available to other bl

Lotus Notes Domino 7.0.2 Incremental Installers available

Steve Castledine  November 7 2006 11:46:45 AM GMT -6
The incremental installers for Lotus Notes Domino 7.0.2 are now available from notes.net (developerWorks).

DeveloperWorks Blog

Steve Castledine  November 7 2006 11:39:01 AM GMT -6
How cool is this - a new developerWorks blog using the domino blog template - blends in nicely with the current site. I know I should grow up - but for me it is still cool to have my software running

Bother, Bother, Bother

Steve Castledine  November 6 2006 12:29:40 PM GMT -6
You know that feeling when somehow you lose a lot of work? Well I have it right now. I have been writing the biggest article on the blog template like ever. Somehow with all my switching between doc

SAW 3

Steve Castledine  November 6 2006 10:45:04 AM GMT -6
I went to see the film SAW 3 last Friday. After watching 1 & 2 I thought this would be a let down - but like the second film (which I also thought would be a let down after the originality of the

Domino Blog Template - HTML options within Rich Text

Steve Castledine  November 2 2006 08:15:00 AM GMT -6
There are many options surrounding the use of Rich Text and HTML and combinations of within the Domino Blog Template. This article will try and explain some of these options. Standard Rich Text By

Eclipse RCP Walkthrough Webinar

Steve Castledine  November 2 2006 05:26:07 PM GMT -6
I attended an enjoyable Eclipse RCP Walkthrough Webinar today by Wayne Beaton. If you missed it, the presentation is available here - I recommend it. The audio will be available as well soon - will

DominoWiki 1.1

Steve Castledine  November 2 2006 05:25:44 AM GMT -6
Ben Poole has released DominoWiki 1.1 over at OpenNTF - I have just downloaded and will be playing later. Its interesting how many innovative solutions have come out of the UK and Ireland (thanks De

Integrating YAHOO.ext.BorderLayout with Domino - Tim Tripcony

Steve Castledine  November 1 2006 02:37:58 PM GMT -6
This is sweet:

Milan Mandaric makes £25 million Leicester Bid

Steve Castledine  November 1 2006 07:21:47 AM GMT -6
Milan Mandaric has made a 25 million pound bid to buy Leicester City Football Club! My aim is to re-awaken Leicester City and aspire to the dreams of their passionate supporters and bring Premiers

Domino Blog Template - XHTML Mode

Steve Castledine  November 1 2006 04:38:47 AM GMT -6
The Lotus Notes 7.0.2 blog template can either run in "XHTML" mode or standard HTML. To switch the XHTML mode on or off, goto the configuration document and tabs "Site Settings" (default) and "Conte