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Hi and welcome!

Contents you may find on this site are merely direct literal translation of ideas coming from my head.

Have fun reading!

Who am I ?

I am Carmencito Berdon, a born electronics and computer hobbyist.

I love doing web applications.

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Web Talk

The control which designers know in the print medium, and often desire in the web medium, is simply a function of the limitation of the printed page. We should embrace the fact that the web doesn’t have the same constraints, and design for this flexibility. But first, we must “accept the ebb and flow of things.”

John Allsopp, “A Dao of Web Design

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Last posts

Site Reconstruction

Please excuse all old contents on this site and the mobile incompatible layout issue. I'll post more articles which may be useful to developers like me as soon as my new site is launched.

CodeIgniter Dynamic base_url

As CodeIgniter user myself, it is often part of my every CI-Based projects to have set base_url dynamically:

if(isset($_SERVER['HTTP_HOST']))
{
$config['base_url'] = isset($_SERVER['HTTPS']) && strtolower($_SERVER['HTTPS']) == 'on' ? 'https' : 'http';
$config['base_url'] .= '://'. $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'];
$config['base_url'] .= str_replace(basename($_SERVER['SCRIPT_NAME']), '', $_SERVER['SCRIPT_NAME']);
}
else
{
$config['base_url'] = 'http://localhost/';
}