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Increased Cron Job Error Tolerance Count

Increased Cron Job Error Tolerance Count

April 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The error tolerance of cron jobs in Cronless, the web-based cron job and port monitoring service, is now increased for all membership types. Error tolerance is the number of consecutive failures a cron job returns before it is automatically disabled. The changes are:

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Paging in MySQL Command-Line Client

Paging in MySQL Command-Line Client

February 4, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

By default MySQL command-line client wraps lines in a SELECT query result and has no paging. You can solve both these problems by using the less command available in Unix/Linux systems.

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Importance of Correct and Valid Html

Importance of Correct and Valid Html

January 29, 2014 | By | 1 Comment

HTML is the foundation of the web! HTML defines the structure and presentation of the website. Therefore, it needs to be clean, correct and validated.

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Checking gzip Compressed tar Files

Checking gzip Compressed tar Files

January 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

I wrote this very simple bash script to check the gzip compressed tar files generated by cPanel’s backup. It attempts to extract each file individually to /dev/null and emails a list of the ones that were not extracted successfully.

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SnipsManager Is Now Free And Open Source

SnipsManager Is Now Free And Open Source

January 13, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

SnipsManager, the PHP script for sharing source code and plain text, is now free and open source. It is now published under the Revised BSD License and is available on GitHub.

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60 Web-Based Lorem Ipsum Generators

60 Web-Based Lorem Ipsum Generators

December 17, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

When I considered writing a blog post listing web-based Lorem Ipsum generators I didn’t know I’ll find so many. So I listed all I found:

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How to Get the Title of a Webpage in Windows Forms

How to Get the Title of a Webpage in Windows Forms

November 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

I’ve been working on a Windows Forms application that needs to, among other things, get the title of a webpage. I thought I might share it here in case someone else needs it.

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