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Quotation for Life

उचालेको कुकुरले मिर्ग मार्दैन।
-Nepalese proverb
"पढेर वा परेर जन्निन्छ ।" "We learn by studying or experiencing."
-Nepalese Proverb
" आफु भलोत जगतै भलो।": "Am good so is the whole world!", "For good people or in good people's eye, the whole world is good", "Be good, the whole world will be good to you."
-Nepalese Proverb
"Everything that has a beginning has an ending. Make your peace with that and all will be well."
-Budhha (Sidhhartha Gautam)
“When the last tree has been cut down, the last fish caught, the last river poisoned, only then will we realize that one cannot eat money.”
-Native American Proverb
By damar on 08 Aug 2017

XML DocBook Publishing Using Publican

DocBook is an XML-based standard, widely used for technical documentation projects throughout the world. It is an open source, OASIS (Advancing Open Standards for the Information Society) standard, with a large following.

The idea of XML (eXtended Markup Language) is to… Read More...

By damar on 13 Jul 2017

Documenting Our Work

Documentation is an essential part of any engineering projects. And, its importance in IT projects, where most parts are intangible, cannot be overstressed.

In this article I am documenting some of the software applications I used, some I am still using, to… Read More...

By damar on 02 Jul 2017

Using Fonts in Web Development

We can change the look and feel of our text in document by changing its font and its related properties. A font and its related properties of a block of text (or document) represent the visual representation of the text/document.

I found it interesting and helpful that the terms '… Read More...

By damar on 28 Jun 2017

Ngnix Web Server

This week, after uploading the site to the external server, I sat down to clean up my local server, and create an environment for future testing and upgrading purposes. Seeing the mess and the slow response of the server partly because of this, I decided to have a  thorough clean up… Read More...

By damar on 16 Jun 2017

Domain Name System (DNS) Architecture

The Domain Name System (DNS) is the Internet's hierarchical, distributed database system that translates the Internet's Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to Domain names, and vice versa.

Every computer, a server or client, participating in the Internet activities, providing or… Read More...

By damar on 16 Jun 2017

The 'Internet' and 'World Wide Web'

I love the 'Internet' and 'World Wide Web' (WWW, or the web) Technologies!

The Internet fascinates me, and I am not alone. Computer professionals and academics all around the world have spent a significant amount of time asking a simple question, 'Why is it so successful?'   I t has… Read More...

By damar on 14 Jun 2017

One of a Kind: Mija the dog

We adopted Mija on the first week of June 2017 from Cork Dog Action Welfare Group (Cork DAWG). The Cork DAWG is a charitable organisation and it has following statement on its website:

"Dog Action Welfare Group, known as Cork DAWG, is a charitable organisation founded in 2007. Created… Read More...

By damar on 24 May 2017

Drupal 8 Content Management System (CMS)

About 2 years ago, I used Drupal CMS in my first project. When I did my research for a potential platform for that project, Drupal 8 was there. Seeing the limited module support (in Drupal 8), and my own limited familiarity with the Drupal platform as a whole, I made the decision to use the… Read More...