Kristen’s instructions for installing Movable Type at the UW

Kristen Dietiker dropped an email the other day asking me for some details on installing Movable Type at the UW. She actually took the time to write up a set of instructions for installing MT on the UW’s central unix clusters. Nice work, Kristen!

Kristen Dietiker dropped an email the other day asking me for some details on installing Movable Type at the UW. She actually took the time to write up a set of instructions for installing MT on the UW’s central unix clusters. Nice work, Kristen!

Getting Ecto to work in MT 4

I had been having problems getting ecto, my preferred blog posting editor, to work with the reloaded blog running MT 4.01 I kept getting rejected password error messages. It turns out that MT wants you to use a “web services” password instead of the password you use to log into the web interface. That’s set … Continue reading “Getting Ecto to work in MT 4”

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I had been having problems getting ecto, my preferred blog posting editor, to work with the reloaded blog running MT 4.01 I kept getting rejected password error messages.

It turns out that MT wants you to use a “web services” password instead of the password you use to log into the web interface. That’s set on the Edit Profile screen in MT at Manage -> Users -> click on user name.