Jun 3, 2011

Finding whats eating my disk space

Use df to find out how much space you have left on your disk partitions:

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May 15, 2011

Continuous Integration With Jenkins for Smalltalk

Installing Jenkins

The Jenkins project provides clear installation instructions for Jenkins on Ubunutu. The main details are:

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May 12, 2011

Installing Ubuntu 10.04.1 on VMWare

From time to time I require a fresh VMWare Ubuntu server installation. Each time I attempt an installation I have to resort to Google to get the basics to work. Here’s a quick note to myself, so next time it’s all in one place.

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May 3, 2011

Could the Mac App Store ease a transition from Intel to ARM?

As Apple’s ARM based system-on-chip (SoC) become ever more powerful, I’m not the only observer wondering if/when Apple will move their MacBooks away from Intel and over to a future generation of their ARM CPUs. What might the benefits be:

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Apr 26, 2011

Running server specific conditional code

I’d like to be able to deploy the same code base to my live, staging, test, backup and development servers, however sometimes the code is server specific. For example, I only want my live server to go through the live payment gateway; my other servers should use the test payment gateway.

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