National MS Society Fundraising Walk

I and several neighbors will be participating participated in the National MS Society fundraising walk in Chicago’s northwest suburbs on May 2, 2010. If you’d like to sponsor our team (The College Hillers) please visit my Walk MS Personal Page.

We do have a commitment from a private party to match the contributions we […]

Compliment Comments and Spam

Because of a standard configuration of many WordPress blogs, it’s not uncommon to get comments containing nothing but a generic compliment. These frequently also have a site like google.com listed as the commenter’s website and/or an email address from China (.cn) or Russia (.ru).

These generic compliment comments are part one of a two-stage spam attack.

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Welcome to Fencepost Software

Welcome to the Fencepost Software website and blog. Here you’ll find a variety of information relating to software development, IT consulting, computer support and other items related to our business. There’s a bit of coverage of computer hardware, accessories and tools, particularly in areas that we’ve found ourselves educating customers on or that we use in supporting customers.

You’ll also find information on a range off-the-shelf and open source medical software and general-purpose software as well as some Software as a Service (SaaS). The main focus will be on software targeted to medical practices or used in medical practices, including discussions of electronic medical records, practice management and document and records storage & management.

We’re also happy to take questions, whether it be about medical software and practices, programming or even general computer support. Questions of general interest or particularly interesting questions may end up as posts.

You can read more about Fencepost Software on the About page.

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Fencepost Software Website Changes

The Fencepost Software website is in the process of a complete replacement, expect appearance changes. Even if the appearance changes, the content will remain the same.

The still-relevant (or semi-relevant) previous content has been migrated into the new structure.

In the future, expect to see discussions of IT-related content, particularly in the areas of […]