• General
  • Y2k37 Bug

    214-748-3647 This phone number was showing up almost every time one of the beta-testers of my software was entering a phone number – regardless of the actual phone# they had entered. Naturally, my first instinct was to search around the codebase for anywhere that value might have been hard-coded. Nope. Nada. I thought some more […]

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  • The MEAN stack is NICE!

    I’d been wanting to delve into Node.js for quite awhile, and over the past few months have finally gotten the chance; I am working on a re-build of my FreeHandicapTracker application using the MEAN stack. I have been pleasantly surprised at how easy everything has been, and how few pitfalls or time-sinks I have run […]

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  • Linux Server Setup

    I’m tired of having to try to remember every package and every command that needs to be run every time I spin up a new Linux OS that will act as a web server. Often I find myself searching on Google for the right “yum install” command or groups of commands for various pieces of […]

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  • My Development Environment

    Operating System: CentOS 6.5 (via VMWare Player 6.0.1, host OS Windows 7) Http Server: Apache 2.2 (CentOS-6 Base Repo) PHP Version: 5.4.24 (Remi Repo) MySQL Server Version: 5.5.35 (Remi Repo) Code Editor: NetBeans IDE or Sublime Text 3 MySQL Client / GUI: MySQL Workbench Browser: Firefox (with FireBug plugin) or Chrome Version Control: GIT I […]