• The biggest take away here is my time is limited. I wasn’t being creative, I was working, all the time. This comes at a price.

  • Daily progress

    It’s only been a few days and I’ve begun to feel some pressure on meeting the demands of this challenge. I knew it would be difficult but I have a problem with my overall purpose or vision for this challenge. I framed the challenge as a desire to “create something daily”. However I’m allowing all […]

  • Check user permissions: User home DIR should be limited to 744 ~/.ssh = 700 https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/36540/why-am-i-still-getting-a-password-prompt-with-ssh-with-public-key-authentication

  • Inspired by BEEPLE

    BEEPLE’s commitment has inspired me to produce something daily.

  • Having trouble accessing your Android clipboard via ADB? Check out Adb Clipboard.

  • Fractional Scaling settings don’t apply

    Here’s a fix for fractional scaling doesn’t work with proprietary Nvidia drivers. Any setting will result in 200% increase. Tested on Ubuntu 20.04.

  • Game Maker Studio

    Started working on my first game, Average Bob Space Adventure. Currently following tutorials by Friendlycosmonaut and they’ve been incredibly helpful. Luckily Game Maker Language has a similar syntax to PHP so it’s been pretty easy to pick up. If you want to follow Bob’s progress check the GitHub repository.

  • MySQL/MariaDB woes

    Recently had some issues with a fresh MariaDB install. After installation I was unable to create a new user. After testing a few things I realized I also had issues changing the root password. I eventually was hit with the error message: ERROR 1372 (HY000): Password hash should be a 41-digit hexadecimal number After numerous…

  • Open source journalism

    We recently started a discussion on stream on what open source journalism might look like for as us developers. We also discussed some implications and use cases for both readers and journalists. Here’s a quick breakdown of our initial chat on 2/6/2020. I plan on editing this post as we continue to grow this idea…

  • Playing Quake 3 on OS-X

    I was surprised to see how easy it was to get Quake 3 up and running under OS-X 10.10.5. With these simple steps you’ll be up and running in no time. I think I see a dedicated server in my near future. Download a pre compiled ioquake3.org/get-it (Windows, Linux, Solaris also available) Version 1.36 for OS-X Mount ioquake3.dmg Move ioquake3 folder to your  /Applications…