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Create VirtualBox Clone With Its Own MAC Address by Chris Shenton — last modified Feb 24, 2012 04:39 PM
Unique MAC required to prevent conflict, but resulting clone won't have any interface; how to fix on Ubuntu
Use openconnect VPN on OS X instead of Cisco AnyConnect by Chris Shenton — last modified Nov 17, 2011 12:27 PM
AnyConnect requires registration and a support contract, but we can use open source software instead.
Host Plone site a level down with Apache and VirtualHostMonster by Chris Shenton — last modified Oct 28, 2011 10:56 AM
We had to use some _vh_* magic to get rewrites to work properly.
Ubuntu-11.04 on Dell T-105 with RAID: video and grub problems by Chris Shenton — last modified Nov 22, 2012 09:20 AM
At install time, the video blanked. After RAID setup, Grub didn't install.
CrashPlan on Headless Server by Chris Shenton — last modified Sep 04, 2011 09:45 AM
Use client on MacOS over ssh tunnel to headless server.
Build MongoDB on FreeBSD -- for Jenkins use by Chris Shenton — last modified Aug 19, 2011 05:42 PM
We use Jenkins to automate build and test; many of our projects use MongoDB, so we need a download tarball for it as 10gen doesn't offer a pre-built image.
Android TimeTracker data extraction by Chris Shenton — last modified Jun 08, 2011 02:03 PM
How to generate a report from the database managed by TimeTracker for Android by ABS
Koansys presents Jenkins CI at AgileDC by Chris Shenton — last modified May 19, 2011 02:12 PM
Chris Shenton will give a presentation/demo on the Jenkins continuous integration system at AgileDC
Restore disk from Crashplan (on OS X) by Chris Shenton — last modified Mar 29, 2011 05:23 PM
Crashplan saved our bacon but took a while to find the files -- ownership and location important.
Compile Python-2.7 on FreeBSD by Chris Shenton — last modified Mar 24, 2011 10:53 AM
Need to patch in order to fix problem with ${LDFLAGS}. Don't use --enable-shared.
Koansys on Pycon 2011 panel on "How to Sell Python" by Chris Shenton — last modified Mar 18, 2011 02:20 PM
Chris Shenton talked about getting python into Government projects
Emacs hangs on Flymake under OS X by Chris Shenton — last modified Mar 16, 2011 02:47 PM
Popup dialogs considered harmful.
TAL Order of Execution by Reed O'Brien — last modified Feb 13, 2011 02:43 AM
A TAL memory aid for something I can never remember or find when I want to.
Plone on Slicehost by Reed O'Brien — last modified Feb 01, 2011 01:05 PM
How to setup plone on slicehost
Run apache in the forground on ubuntu by Reed O'Brien — last modified Nov 09, 2010 02:39 PM
since ubuntu renames the apache daemon binary from httpd to apache2 and requires sourcing the apache envvars it is not possible to start apache in the fg with httpd -X or apache2 -X annoyingly you must do the following sudo -i ; . /etc/apache2/envvars ; apache2 -X
Building Python-2.7 on FreeBSD by Chris Shenton — last modified Oct 27, 2010 11:43 AM
Building Plone failed because it couldn't find libraries, tweak build_ext.py to fix.
HTC Evo + PdaNet + BlueTooth on Mac OS X by Chris Shenton — last modified Sep 13, 2010 03:14 PM
Setting up networking over BlueTooth to the HTC Evo phone to use PdaNet to access the WAN seems tricker than it should be. But that seems mostly the fault of BlueTooth's byzantine setup.
Add VirtualBox Guest Additions to Centos, RHEL by Chris Shenton — last modified Sep 09, 2010 01:27 PM
To add the additions it needs the ability to compile kernel modules. On RHEL, if you don't have RHN license, you can install from a repo on the DVD. Once the Guest Additions are in, you get access to the Virtual Shared directory which is very useful to exchange files without network acces.
Finding all Trac instances users by Chris Shenton — last modified Jun 30, 2010 05:44 PM
It's an easy UNIXy one-liner... once you know to look in the permissions table.
Google Tasks: OSX App, Android by Chris Shenton — last modified Jun 30, 2010 05:47 PM
Fluid creates a desktop app, accessible by Android too