Recent Changes

Put up in a place
where it's easy to see
the cryptic admonishment
When you feel how depressingly
slowly you climb,
it's well to remember that
Things Take Time.

Piet Hein

This page lists all recent changes to my web site except for new journal entries, along with a brief description. Some of this information will be repeated in my journal, but more minor changes will only be noted here. An RSS feed of this information is also available.

Also see changes from 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, and 2008.

May 2023

2023-05-30 — Review: Night Watch

Review of Night Watch by Terry Pratchett.

2023-05-29 — Review: The Mimicking of Known Successes

Review of The Mimicking of Known Successes by Malka Older.

2023-05-27 — Update N.D. Stevenson's name

Change earlier references to N.D. Stevenson's work to use his preferred name for professional attribution.

2023-05-22 — Review: A Half-Built Garden

Review of A Half-Built Garden by Ruthanna Emrys.

2023-05-21 — Review: Tsalmoth

Review of Tsalmoth by Steven Brust.

2023-05-21 — Add 2023 Nebula Award winner

Add the 2023 winner of the Nebula Award for best novel (Babel by R.F. Kuang).

2023-05-20 — Review: The Stone Canal

Review of The Stone Canal by Ken MacLeod.

2023-05-14 — Remove references to the old INN testing directory

We no longer have a separate directory for test releases and instead use prereleases on GitHub.

2023-05-13 — Broken link cleanup

Another periodic cleanup of broken links.

2023-05-13 — Add winner of 2023 British Science Fiction Award

Add the 2023 winner of the British Science Fiction Award for best novel (City of Last Chances, by Adrian Tchaikovsky).

April 2023

2023-04-30 — Review: The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents

Review of The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett.

2023-04-29 — INN 2.7.1

A bug fix and minor feature release over INN 2.7.0. See the NEWS file in the release for a full summary of changes.

2023-04-13 — Review: Babel

Review of Babel by R.F. Kuang.

2023-04-12 — Review: Once Upon a Tome

Review of Once Upon a Tome by Oliver Darkshire.

2023-04-11 — Review: The Last Hero

Review of The Last Hero by Terry Pratchett.

2023-04-10 — Review: Circe

Review of Circe by Madeline Miller.

2023-04-02 — Review: The Nordic Theory of Everything

Review of The Nordic Theory of Everything by Anu Partanen.

2023-04-02 — Add new ovsqlite-util INN documentation

Add new man page for ovsqlite-util to the INN documentation for both CURRENT and 2.7.

March 2023

2023-03-31 — rra-c-util 10.4

Add serial numbers to all Autoconf macros. Try again to fix the portable/getnameinfo test. Add some new perltidy flags.

2023-03-24 — Review: Thief of Time

Review of Thief of Time by Terry Pratchett.

2023-03-21 — Review: The Kaiju Preservation Society

Review of The Kaiju Preservation Society by John Scalzi.

2023-03-19 — Review: The Star Fraction

Review of The Star Fraction by Ken MacLeod.

2023-03-18 — Review: Allow Me to Retort

Review of Allow Me to Retort by Elie Mystal.

2023-03-11 — Broken link cleanup

Another periodic cleanup of broken links.

2023-03-11 — Add finalists for 2022 Nebula Award for best novel

Add the finalists for the 2022 Nebula Award for best novel, which, following my normal practice for awards, is shown as the 2023 award since that's the year in which it will be awarded.

February 2023

2023-02-25 — Review: An Informal History of the Hugos

Review of An Informal History of the Hugos by Jo Walton.

2023-02-14 — Update author of The Fortunate Fall

Reflect the author's name change to Cameron Reed in the body of the review of The Fortunate Fall, but keep the Raphael Carter attribution in the review index and heading at the author's request.

2023-02-03 — Remove changes from December 2022

Remove the changes from December 2022 from the recent changes page.

January 2023

2023-01-29 — Add winners of 2022 Otherwise Award

Add winners of the 2022 Otherwise Award (Light from Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki and Sorrowland by Rivers Solomon).

2023-01-27 — Review: The Library of the Dead

Review of The Library of the Dead by T.L. Huchu.

2023-01-17 — Review: Forward

Review of Forward by Blake Crouch (ed.).

2023-01-16 — Review: Night and Silence

Review of Night and Silence by Seanan McGuire.

2023-01-15 — Review: The Truth

Review of The Truth by Terry Pratchett.

2023-01-08 — Review: Black Stars

Review of Black Stars by Nisi Shawl & Latoya Peterson (ed.).

2023-01-07 — Review: Postwar

Review of Postwar by Tony Judt.

2023-01-06 — Broken link cleanup

Another periodic cleanup of broken links.

2023-01-01 — Rotate 2022 changes

Move all web site changes from 2022 to a separate page and remove all entries older than December of 2022 from the current changes page.

2023-01-01 — 2022 reading in review

Add an overview of my 2022 reading, main book recommendations, and reading statistics.

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