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The blog engine source is now on Github
Blake Thomas in meta

In case anyone was interested in the 150-line blog engine.

Edit: Addition of CSS has pushed it to 215 lines.

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So people apparently want me to write a blog
Blake Thomas in meta

Crazy, innit? I tried to start a blog a few years ago but stopped because nobody was reading it. Now that there's some interest, here goes for round 2.

This blog is a set of static pages auto-generated by a bash script. I decided to roll my own blog engine after being disappointed with various off-the-shelf solutions (most of which do not generate static pages well). The computer that runs this site is an overworked Amazon EC2 instance that doesn't need to deal with pushing three ... (Read more)