Monthly Archives: November 2010

CodeIgniter: Scalar Variable Attachments

Many systems that provide email sending seem to only allow file attachments. There never seems to be a feature for creating the attachment in a variable and sending it. CodeIgniter, no matter how awesome, is no exception. So, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Underwood Zork

I learned to type on an IBM Selectric, but many other folks learned to type on a trusty manual typewriter. My folks had one when I was a kid, and I never failed to jam all the keys and leave … Continue reading

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Git In Here!

If you are still using subversion, quit it. Seriously. It is like trying to do version control in handcuffs and without fingers. In my hobby coding, git has saved my butt so many times I can barely count it. I … Continue reading

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keine 2 Liter Wasser

I’ve always suspected, but not really bothered to get confirmation, that you didn’t need to drink the glasses and glasses of water that some folks recommend. In fact, there is a lot of evidence that links the bottled water companies … Continue reading

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