Code Combat: Open Source Javascript Tutorial Gamification (In A Good Way)

youtube.com/watch?v=dCOHjERswGwCode Combat is a javascript programming learning IDE wrapped in a delicious cute RPG/2D RTS packaging that runs in the browser without any plugins. They recently announced their open source/free art release.The current se…

Easily Backup IMAP Email Accounts Using nopriv.py

nopriv.py is a Python script to back up your email, which supports any IMAP compatible email accounts, such as Gmail for instance.The tool backs up your emails to Maildir and to a browsable HTML5 archive, so you can easily browse all your emails offline with just a web browser. It supports multiple IMAP folders, attachments, [...]

How To Set Up Apache2 With mod_fcgid And PHP5 On OpenSUSE 12.2

How To Set Up Apache2 With mod_fcgid And PHP5 On OpenSUSE 12.2

This tutorial describes how you can install Apache2 with mod_fcgid
and PHP5 on OpenSUSE 12.2. mod_fcgid is a compatible alternative to the
older mod_fastcgi.

It lets you execute PHP s…

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On Ubuntu 12.10

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On Ubuntu 12.10

This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an
Ubuntu 12.10 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM)
and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative
PHP FastCGI implem…

Installing Nginx With PHP5 (And PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support (LEMP) On Ubuntu 12.10

Installing Nginx With PHP5 (And PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support (LEMP) On Ubuntu 12.10

Nginx (pronounced
“engine x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx
is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and
low …

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 12.10 (LAMP)

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Ubuntu 12.10 (LAMP)
LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an
Ubuntu 12.10 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

PHP 5.4.8 and PHP 5.3.18 released!

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.4.8 and PHP 5.3.18. These releases fix about 20 bugs. All users of PHP are encouraged to upgrade to PHP 5.4.8, or at least 5.3.18. Key enhancements in these releases include: * Fixed bug #63111 (is_callable() lies for abstract static method) * Fixed bug #61442 […]

Python 3.3.0

On behalf of the Python development team, I’m delighted to announce the Python 3.3.0 final release. Python 3.3 includes a range of improvements of the 3.x series, as well as easier porting between 2.x and 3.x.  Major new features and changes in the 3.3 release series are: * PEP 380, syntax for delegating to a […]

Configuring Your LEMP System (Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP-FPM) For Maximum Performance

Configuring Your LEMP System (Linux, nginx, MySQL, PHP-FPM) For Maximum Performance

If you are using nginx as your webserver, you are looking for a
performance boost and better speed. nginx is fast by default, but you
can optimize its performance a…

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On OpenSUSE 12.2

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On OpenSUSE 12.2

This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an OpenSUSE 12.2 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM)
and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative
PHP FastCGI imp…

PHP 5.4.7 and PHP 5.3.17 released!

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.4.7 and PHP 5.3.17. These releases fix over 20 bugs. All users of PHP are encouraged to upgrade to PHP 5.4.6, or at least 5.3.16. Key enhancements in these releases include: * Fixed bug #62955 (Only one directive is loaded from “Per Directory Values” Windows […]

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On OpenSUSE 12.2 (LAMP)

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On OpenSUSE 12.2 (LAMP)
LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on an
OpenSUSE 12.2 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

Installing The PHP WebDAV Extension On Debian Squeeze

Installing The PHP WebDAV Extension On Debian Squeeze

This article shows how you can install the PHP WebDAV extension
for PHP5 on a Debian Squeeze system. The PHP WebDAV extension allows
easy access to remote resources through the DAV protocol from…

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On Fedora 17

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On Fedora 17

Lighttpd is a secure, fast, standards-compliant web server designed
for speed-critical environments. This tutorial shows how you can install
Lighttpd on a Fedora 17 server with P…

How To Set Up Apache2 With mod_fcgid And PHP5 On Ubuntu 12.04

How To Set Up Apache2 With mod_fcgid And PHP5 On Ubuntu 12.04

This tutorial describes how you can install Apache2 with mod_fcgid
and PHP5 on Ubuntu 12.04. mod_fcgid is a compatible alternative to the
older mod_fastcgi.

It lets you execute PHP scr…

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3

Installing Lighttpd With PHP5 (PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3

Lighttpd is a secure, fast, standards-compliant web server designed
for speed-critical environments. This tutorial shows how you can install
Lighttpd on a Centos 6.3 server with …

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

Using PHP5-FPM With Apache2 On CentOS 6.3

This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a CentOS 6.3 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM)
and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative
PHP FastCGI implementa…

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3 (LAMP)

Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On CentOS 6.3 (LAMP)
LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP.
This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a
CentOS 6.3 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

GCC 4.5.4 Released

The GNU Compiler Collection version 4.5.4 has been released. GCC 4.5.4 is the last bug-fix release containing important fixes for regressions and serious bugs in GCC 4.5.3. This release is available from the FTP servers listed at: http://www.gnu.org/order/ftp.html Please do not contact me directly regarding questions or comments about this release. Instead, use the resources […]

GCC 4.7.1 Released

The GNU Compiler Collection version 4.7.1 has been released. GCC 4.7.1 is the first bug-fix release containing important fixes for regressions and serious bugs in GCC 4.7.0 with over 100 bugs fixed since the previous release. This release is available from the FTP servers listed at: http://www.gnu.org/order/ftp.html Please do not contact me directly regarding questions […]