Software engineer, webdesigner, bassist and composer based in Cambridge, UK.
I dabble in this and that, mainly DevOps, SCM, webdesign, 6-string & electric double bass, composition, etc.
Recent Ramblings04 February 2013
How to get Softbank's iPhone SIM working on Android phones.29 January 2013
The fonts in Eclipse look rubbish on Retina display? Well here's what I did to remedy it.31 December 2011
git fails with fatal: $HOME not set20 November 2011
The following scans recursively for all MP3 files modified in the last 30 days and add them to iTunes library. cd $MEDIA_DIR find . -type f -name '*.mp3' -mtime -30 -print0 | xargs -t -0 open -a iTunes osascript -e 'tell application "iTunes" to pause' Obviously, you should set/change $MEDIA_DIR t12 October 2011
Add a line that looks like (If a line starting with "ExitNodes" already exists, either delete that line or modify that line so it looks like the above) Open notepad (or equivalent) and copy & paste the following. Save it as a file called "proxy.js" to somewhere convenient lik04 July 2011
Ctrl+R gives you reverse i-search of bash history, however, once you have selected a command to edit (by hitting ESC) the next search would start from the same line, because it's incremental by definition. This is useful but sometimes you wanna start over. You can rewind/fast-forward your search po04 July 2011
Now, I should probably be quite careful, because Japanese libel laws seem to be used to police even defamatory posts and injurious speeches on the Internet, apparently. So without mentioning any names, the NAS drive that I bought last year - which, to their credit, was working perfecting fine until19 June 2011
SSLEngine on SSLCertificateFile /path/to/generated/server.crt SSLCertificateKeyFile /path/to/generated/server.key (replace path appropriately with the path to your certificate and key) apachectl restartApache will ask you for the passphrase to your key. If you think you will be shutting the19 June 2011
http://developer.apple.com/library/mac/#qa/qa1067/_index.html http://www.digitaledgesw.com/node/3119 June 2011
...until you get to You'll probably get an error saying: (in /Volumes/Datadrive/Users/gash/Server/app/redmine) rake aborted! Object is not missing constant Issue! Reinstall mysql gem using the correct configuration provided by the mysql package you have installed. sudo env ARCHFLAGS="-arch