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BrewerDude BrewerDude writes  |  more than 7 years ago

BrewerDude (716509) writes "I've set up a blog about programming (URL withheld: this isn't about self-promotion). I'm currently using one of the popular blog hosting services, but find it lacking when it comes to handling source code snippets in posts. It's even worse when it comes to dealing with code snippets that people include in their comments. At this point I'm frustrated enough that I'm ready to move from that service to something else.

Ideally, I'm looking for something that will handle syntax highlighting for a variety of languages and do this for both the posts and the comments. I'd prefer a hosted solution, but am not opposed to installing and maintaining my own instance of a blog application if necessary.

Slashdotters that blog, what have you found to be the best blog application when it comes to supporting posts and comments that include source code?"
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BrewerDude BrewerDude writes  |  about 8 years ago

BrewerDude writes "Reuters is reporting that AOL Chief Technical Officer Maureen Govern has resigned from the company. Is this an appropriate penalty for releasing 20 million keyword search results, or is it to harsh, or not harsh enough? What do the slashdot readers think is the appropriate outcome of this fiasco?"

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