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Compile from source and install Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and PHP 7 on Linux

A how-to guide to build localhost (“virtual host”) PHP 7 sites on the latest Apache HTTP server I am using a nearly decade-old version of Ubuntu as my main OS. As it runs Gnome 2 and Firestarter, I will be … Continue reading

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Greasemonkey script to display newer comments on YouTube – bypass censorship

Changes comments filter to “Newest first” from “Top comments” YouTube has been raining on the parade of its content creators with demonetization, censorship and unexplained notifications disablement. Youtube comments are also being censored. The default filter is not “Newest first” … Continue reading

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A GreaseMonkey script to generate RSS feed links for YouTube channels

Many people use RSS feeds as the primary means to access news and information. RSS is anonymous and does not require you to log in. Though YouTube generates RSS feeds for its channels, it does not display them (to human … Continue reading

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How to download & play YouTube videos offline using Subhash Browser app for Android

Youtube videos don’t play in any of my Android devices, that is, in the browsers. I think their Javascript tries to launch the YouTube app and remains stuck there (because I delete/disable all Google apps). Fortunately, my app has a … Continue reading

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Subhash Browser & Feed Reader and TweetsToRSS for Android updated – v2018.04.29

Subhash Browser & Feed Reader v2018.04.29 The search function failed to find deleted articles. It also was I think unable to find articles where the search term appeared in the beginning of the title. Both bugs have been fixed. http://www.vsubhash.com/article.asp?id=126&info=Subhash_Browser_Feed_Reader_appContinue reading

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Planned Obsolescence causes “This page requires some information that was not provided. Please …”

Google’s sneaky way of forcing you to upgrade your phone. It supported the HTTPS Everywhere campaign for non-altruistic reasons. Many of my old Android devices are in good working condition – except the browser. The browser is unable to access … Continue reading

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Subhash Comic Viewer v2018.04.22 for Android fixes file selector dialog bugĀ 

The # symbol is valid for file and directory names. However, in a URL, it is considered a marker for an intra-page bookmark. If such symbols are URL encoded in the published HTML page, then many browsers fail to display … Continue reading

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