The lady finally sings

March 5, 2013, 2:38 a.m. disqus , jekyll , Wordpress

It aint over until the lady sings and she refused to do so because she wasn't so happy with the commenting system. Initially I had tried to use Disqus but it had an unspecified error while importing from wordpress. Then I tried to use intense debate. Using intense debate is kind of like going back t ...

Using a CF card as a disk buffer

March 3, 2013, 4:51 a.m. cache , readboost

A post that was originally written on Dec 28, 2010, but wasn't published, but being released now to clear up the draft folder before the switch to Jekyll. Since the post was written dm-cache has in fact made it's way into the main branch of the kernel. Windows has something called ReadyBoost - us li ...

SPA 3102 Getting Started

March 2, 2013, 1:21 a.m. quadruple play

Still stuck here on wordpress, need to clean out the drafts folder before flipping the switch for Jekyll. There were 23 drafts in all Some more than six years old! Only one or two are worth preserving. Here is one, that was originally written on Nov 22, 2008 but never published. This was part of my ...

Batch minimize js with python and Closure

March 1, 2013, 12:38 a.m. javascript , Python

There maybe much better ways of  batch minimizing Javascript files. But this is my way and sharing it just in case someone else finds it useful.  ...