Unable To Move Page In Confluence

Today, I tried to move a page in Confluence and was unable to do so.  An error message stated: Move failed. You are not permitted to move a page to this location. After a bit of researching, found that the workaround was to turn off the space logo. https://community.atlassian.com/t5/Confluence-questions/Can-t-move-pages/qaq-p/43967 https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFSERVER-29865 https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-54416 Yes, this is ridiculous,…

Setting up Ethernet with UWP

This week, some significant time was spent debugging an issue where a client could not connect to a C#/UWP server.  It turns out that the solution had to do with giving the server accurate capabilities.  Specifically, in the .appxmanifest file, there are three capabilities related to sockets: Internet (client & server) Internet (client) Private network…

Mailing Issues

I’ve come across an issue where one of my clients suddenly stopped receiving emails from his website contact form.  Checking various blacklists can sometimes result in the solution: https://www.spamhaus.org/lookup/ http://www.abuseat.org/lookup.cgi However, in this case, the client manages his own domain and mail.  The zone file for the domain in question looks like this: A “mail”…

Analyze Your Disk Space

I recently ran out of disk space and wanted to find out for sure what would be the biggest bang-for-the-buck to archive onto an external drive.  Came across TreeSize.  It has a free option and some paid options.  The free option seems to be sufficient for my needs.  Choose a folder and get metrics in…

Getting Started with Blender

Although I mentioned in an earlier article that there were no good and easy-to-find tutorials, I did finally find one.  It’s by CgCookie and comes in multiple parts.  The first part, which largely covers the interface is free for anyone.  All other parts can be seen with a paid subscription. Blender Basics There is also…

Converting 2D to 3D

You would think it was simple to extrude a 2D black & white image into 3D space.  I tried a number of avenues.  They all pretty much have two large steps: 1) Provide a vector file like SVG or DXF and 2) Extrude in a 3D. I tried out a number of 3D modeling programs.…