Archive for the 'trackback' Category


Tuesday, February 21st, 2006

Apparently, they knew I’d be annoying on a mailing list discussing standardizing trackback.

Nice that __mode=rss is doing someone some good

Wednesday, April 6th, 2005

It may not have ever done us much good, but the Trackback pings as an RSS feed is apparently helping out one Trackback spammer.

Think this through for me, wudja?

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

I give up, my brain says it’s never going to be smart enough to think through an alternative to embedded RDF for TrackBack autodiscovery.

Quibbling about TrackBack

Saturday, April 26th, 2003

Just some nits to pick with the first draft of TrackBack in the UserLand environment.

Autodiscovery and the death of TrackBack

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2003

Autodiscovery will be the death of TrackBack. Without autodiscovery, a TrackBack ping says “if you liked that, read this,” but with autodiscovery, a ping says “I linked to that” and far too often, it’s nothing but a link.

tblib: a Python TrackBack library

Saturday, February 1st, 2003

Matt Croyden’s Python library for sending TrackBack pings

Epistula gets TrackBack

Wednesday, January 8th, 2003

Curious about where and how Aquarion will be displaying his TrackBack pings


Wednesday, December 25th, 2002

Standalone TrackBack server, in Python.

Rebuilding individual archives when pinged

Wednesday, December 18th, 2002

How to hack Movable Type to rebuild individual entry archives when a TrackBack ping is received.

Pinging Richard’s sidebar

Saturday, October 12th, 2002

Richard adds syndication via TrackBack to MovableBLOG, I vow to stop using auto-generated excerpts.