Mikkel Høgh

Coding the web since 1999

08 Jan 2015

Please stop saying “Not all X are like that”

I’m so tired of seeing “Not all X are like that”. Not be cause its untrue. But because it is stating the obvious. ...
10 Nov 2014

Catalonian independence

First, congratulations to the people of Catalonia, on their referendum yesterday. The right to political freedom is esse...
09 Feb 2014

Something weird, in the neighborhood

This blog of mine has been a weird fixture of my existence. I started it in 2005, and since then it been through quite a...
08 Aug 2013

On Gratitude and Taxes

One of the most damaging ideas of recent history is the idea that taxes are about paying your debt to society. Originall...
20 Jul 2013

Presenting the Opening Hours Module

Do you need to tell your visitors when you are open for business? Your office hours, when the service desk is open? Th...
16 Jul 2013

Installing LedgerSMB with Homebrew on OS X

I use LedgerSMB for doing the finances for Drupal Danmark and Högh I+O. I recently moved my installation to a Mac, a...
08 Jun 2013

American comedy movies – idiocy distilled

A concept that periodically fills me with dread, wonder and frustration is American comedy movies, or perhaps just a cer...
17 Sep 2012

How to configure Octopress for Drupal Planet syndication

Since I moved my blog to Octopress, I’ve been struggling with my blog posts not getting picked up by Planet Drupal...
24 Jul 2012

Varnish as reverse proxy with nginx as web server and SSL terminator

Or, if you like, the nginx-Varnish-nginx sandwich. Why? This is, admittedly, a bit unorthodox. But here’s my rationale: ...
05 Apr 2012

Deploying LedgerSMB with nginx and Plack on FreeBSD

I have recently been looking at LedgerSMB for Drupal Danmark’s accounting needs, but I’ve struggled getting it set up, s...