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2 November 2004

GRDDL support in RAP

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Chris Bizer just announced the support of GRDDL in RAP (the RDF API for PHP); although it requires PHP 5 (which isn’t installed on any of my production servers), this is really great news, and promises many new ways for me to play with GRDDL… Well, of course GRDDL isn’t even close to be anything like a standard, but given how it relies on existing standard mechanisms, having support for it in implementations shouldn’t break anything.

Of course, that means conversely that we should start thinking more carefully on the update policy for the GRDDL namespace

Bulk-delete comments in wordpress

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As many others, I’ve recently been receiving plenty of spammy comments on my blog; all of these are queued for moderation by default, but even that get a bit painful when flooded with moderation messages in my inbox, and having to delete individually each message. Even the bulk delete command in WordPress doesn’t allow you to delete all (or most of) the comments at once.

I got around the moderation flood in my inbox using yet another procmail rule, and got around the second part using a small bookmarklet, which runs the following javascript code:

Picture of Dominique Hazael-MassieuxDominique Hazaël-Massieux ( is part of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Staff; his interests cover a number of Web technologies, as well as the usage of open source software in a distributed work environment.