Subject: heavily modified geeklog?

Posted on: 17/07/02 11:05pm
By: Anonymous

Hey I was just wondering if there was a way to tell if a site is running Geeklog or not... easter eggs? (not that you have to divuldge any), formatting of HTML specific to geeklog? etc.

I ask because I've just come across Travisaurus.com and it looks as if the guy's running geeklog but I can't be sure. Is it just some hacked up version? If so, can anybody do such trickery? All for now, thank you.


heavily modified geeklog?

Posted on: 18/07/02 12:10am
By: Dirk

Yes, this is certainly a Geeklog site. Seems like it is run by the same guy as unfound.net which, too, is a Geeklog site.

Look at the URLs, e.g. the one to the profile page.

Btw, there is probably less hacking involved here than one might think. I assume it's mostly a radically stripped-down theme with all the usual stuff left out.

bye, Dirk


heavily modified geeklog?

Posted on: 18/07/02 06:44am
By: Anonymous

ok.... so how would one go about radically stripping it down? I like the left hand side look and the simplicity of it.

heavily modified geeklog?

Posted on: 18/07/02 08:32am
By: Dirk

Seems like the author simply removed all the left and right blocks from the template. My guess is that he just removed the [left_blocks] variable from header.thtml and [right_blocks] from footer.thtml. After that, the rest just depends on your HTML abilities ... bye, Dirk

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