Kompashka’s Online Journal

I began working on CGI-Perl Scripts back in 2002 and one of the first scripts I really enjoyed using was Kompashka’s Online Journal. It was easy to configure and not very difficult to use. I used to have it installed in Esmeralda-PH.COM and called it through an HTML page at Geocities.COM. And then I discovered Coranto and somehow this became my main publishing tool. When Esmeralda-PH had to close down, I simply forgot about the Online Journal thinking that it would be easy to retrieve. But as it turned out, Hypermart.NET closed down and with it, the Zuzusoft website of the Kompashka Online Journal.

This morning, I found out a link to a download of the Online Journal from a page at Tripod.Com. Now, I have it installed it here. I hope that people at Frihost won’t mind me using CGI.

Pippin

A video post at the TropangQuazo page at Facebook sent me to YouTube to check out the Musical Play Pippin. The videos available were from the Canadian TV production of 1981 featuring William Kat and Ben Vereen. The original Broadway musical dates from the 1970s and so its existentialist theme — the search for meaning where there is none — is still reflected in the 1981 version. Continue reading