Quickly dump a MySQL database with suzie

Quickly dump a MySQL database with suzie

Originally I made this post to be a simple copy+paste command but I found that a little tedious so I made a quick bash script called Suzie. Suzie will prompt you for all the information below, with some defaults included,…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Phonegap Android HTML5 Video issue (error 2147483648)

Phonegap Android HTML5 Video issue (error 2147483648)

I’m writing this to hopefully help some of the thousands of people out there having an issue getting videos to play using Phonegap and Android. I don’t exactly know what the problem is, my best guess is that for some…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Step-by-step guide to Docker on Ubuntu

Step-by-step guide to Docker on Ubuntu

Introduction A few months ago dotCloud announced Docker at a conference. It echoed around the world, and since then everyone has been adopting it. This type of system isn’t new, a lot of companies have developed something similar to this,…

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Installing Go 1.1 on Ubuntu

Installing Go 1.1 on Ubuntu

Most recently I started playing around with Go. However, the packages that I wanted to use were all built for the newest version of Go, version 1.1+ and the Ubuntu packages were still stuck in v1.0 land, which proved incredibly…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

RethinkDB patch updates (v1.4.2-v1.4.4)

RethinkDB patch updates (v1.4.2-v1.4.4)

I will do these posts from time-to-time, because not everyone is following RethinkDB as closely as I am. The team have released a few new patches recently to improve performance, the admin panel (which is already awesome), and as always…

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Django and RethinkDB: A tutorial

Django and RethinkDB: A tutorial

I’ve been using Django for a while and I’m a huge supporter of it. Late last year I picked up RethinkDB and instantly fell in-love with it. It’s quickly become my go-to NoSQL database for all my new up-and-coming projects….

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Backbone JS save collections

Backbone JS save collections

I see a lot of confusion on the interweb about this process, and a lot of outdated answers on sites like stack overflow (though, the process is still 99% accurate). So, I thought I would put out some good karma…

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About David Parlevliet

Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

RethinkDB v1.4 patch released (v1.4.1)

RethinkDB v1.4 patch released (v1.4.1)

The team at RethinkDB just released a patch for v1.4 which will solve some performance issues that were accidentally introduced in v1.4.0. I was personally experiencing some of these issues and they rendered my projects unusable. It’s nice to see…

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

RethinkDB v1.4 released

RethinkDB v1.4 released

Today RethinkDB announced that version 1.4 is finally upon us. It includes a few significant changes, including patches to some issues that I have documented on this blog. If you’re using RethinkDB you really need to look at the change…

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!

Harmony in the Cloud

Harmony in the Cloud

This post is to highlight how awesome Cloud computing really is, and the impact it can have on your business if you get it right or wrong. I’ll cover both with real examples from my CPU graphs. Getting it wrong,…

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Dave is long time developer with a passion toward teaching. He divides his time between his wife, her cat and his projects. He recently started using twitter so make sure to follow him!