This is the first working post in the Ruby on Rails Tutorials series. The primary goal of this series is to help others learn Ruby on Rails through my attempts at learning this web development framework. I’ve chosen Ruby on Rails as the language for this series due to my propensity for following the Lean […]
While browsing digg, I came across this video. It’s a video about leidenfrost effect. And it’s just cool, how the scientists learn something about how the water moves. So what do the do? They make a maze.
I woke up this morning and noticed some scheduled posts had been missed on one of my sites. Logging into the admin console, I found missed schedule WordPress under the scheduled date. The following site, wpbeginer had seen the missed schedule wordpress error as well. The site suggested using the wp-missed-schedule plugin. A quick plugin install, and […]
Eating about 75% paleo for the last year. Highly recommend it, and this is a good primer for the first thirty days.
Sitting down watching the playoffs this weekend, I had a thought about another way that the NFL could make a change to the playoff scenario. The current running scenarios basically come down to the following: Bring it up to 16 teams total (8 per conference) and/or stop rewarding division winners with home games. Give the […]
We’ve been experiencing an ongoing performance issues for one of our applications, at roughly the same time each night for awhile. We’ve looked at all of the normal culprits CPU, memory, disk queue length, etc… We’ve moved AntiVirus scans to less critical times, but the end user satisfaction with the application during that time, was […]
Ah, another day ahem, night in the life of a systems admin. What was supposed to be a quick 10 minute change ends up taking 3 and half hours and running until 3AM in the morning. The change was to upload the patch 6 package for Mcafee 8.5i Virusscan into EPO 3.6. After importing the […]