Archive | October, 2008

links for 2008-10-30

  • For each parameter, the first obtained value will be used. The configu- ration files contain sections separated by “Host'' specifications, and that section is only applied for hosts that match one of the patterns given in the specification. The matched host name is the one given on the command line.
    (tags: ssh linux)
  • Money Manager Ex – is a free, open-source, cross-platform, easy-to-use personal finance software. It primarily helps organize one's finances and keeps track of where, when and how the money goes. It is also a great tool to get a bird's eye view of your financial worth.

links for 2008-10-29

  • BlueFletch is a team of technical and business consultants who provide technical architecture, project management, technical strategy services.
    (tags: consulting)
  • he professional networking site tells AdAge that it'll offer 50 cents to $2.50 per minute of your attention while you fill out surveys

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  • muCommander is a lightweight, cross-platform file manager featuring a Norton Commander style interface and running on any operating system with Java support (Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, *BSD, Solaris…).
    (tags: utilities)
  • Pukka (click here for pronunciation) is a richly-featured client for Delicious, Ma.gnolia, and compatible social bookmarking services. Fire it up and within seconds you can easily post to one or more accounts. Pukka comes with its own bookmarklet for super fast posting, or you can drag a URL from any browser, open a URL shortcut file on the desktop, or drag a URL right onto the dock icon. You can even set Pukka as your external weblog client in NetNewsWire, NewsFire, and Vienna.
  • We had the requirement of monitoring a set of production websites to see their status every few minutes. But the condition was not to just see if the websites are accessible but to run a quick smoke test on them and see if they work.

links for 2008-10-25

  • Cram doubles as a replacement for your traditional flashcards and a personal tutor. In study mode, Cram displays your test questions and has a one-touch show button to display the answers. Cram's testing mode is invaluable. Perfect for standardized tests, certifications, or class exams.

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links for 2008-10-23

  • (tags: filesharing)
  • Put another way, in order to avoid giving a refund to our hypothetical attacker, Amazon has to maintain a failure rate almost 10 times lower than what might be naively assumed from reading the SLA.
    (tags: aws s3 sla)
  • A useful MySQL command, when it comes to keeping track of client-server transactions, is SHOW PROCESSLIST
    (tags: mysql)
  • There’s a whole world of domains out there—hundreds at the top-level and even more beyond—Domainr helps you explore them all. Some of our favorites are, and
    (tags: domains)
  • Listing 1 shows an application-level load balancer that uses a HTTP request parameter to decide which back-end server to use. In contrast to the transport-level load balancer, it makes the routing decision based on an application-level HTTP request, and the unit of forwarding is a HTTP request.
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    (tags: e-learning)

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