Category Archives: Programming

Uploading CSS files using “Shrine” gem

I have recently switched from carrierwave to shrine in my Rails app and i thought i follow the advice of Alan Richardson, saying when you learn something new, irregardless of how trivial it might seem to you, share it and … Continue reading

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Copying objects between two different amazon s3 accounts

I have recently taken on ownership of a website and as part of the migration task i’ve had to copy over a few artefacts;I will be posting another blog about what i have learnt from this process. The website uses … Continue reading

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Redirecting blogger post to wordpress.com

I moved my blog from the blogger one to wordpress and i wanted to ensure that people that have bookmarked post on my old blog get redirected to the new one on wordpress as i wouldnt be update the old … Continue reading

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Active Record find by Column Name

>In recent days been doing a lot of ruby, which means i tend to use Active Record as well. I had written some scripts where i was selecting records that matched a criteria such as: @table1.table2s.select{|e| e.column_name == 1234} but … Continue reading

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Sorting out devices – Wireless, Inbuilt Microphone on Ubuntu Hardy Heron

>Faced with the reality of having to hand in my MAC to my former workplace, i decided to buy a Windows machine (HP 6735s Laptop, AMD Athlon TM X2 Dual Core QL-60 1.9Ghz, 4GB memory, 250GB HDD, DVD+-RW SMDL LightScribe … Continue reading

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Nant SCP Task: deploy file to a remote server

>Actually started the task by attempting to use MSBuild to deploy my application to a remote server.which would require some secure means, scp, sftp or something of that sort.The closest i got was SSHSharp which was written by a third … Continue reading

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