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When we last left off,we had created the appropriate partitions on our hard drive of choice. Now,we shall finish the preparation of our installation, so that the next postcan actually be about the construction of our Linux system.

Getting the...

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So Robby and I gave a talk atErlang Factory SF 2014 entitled "DistributedRobots with Elixir". It's about using Elixir for all kinds of fun things - frominterfacing with a Sphero and a Parrot ARDrone, to running Erlang on Android andusing...

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Introduction

My name is Raiden Worley and I have decided to embark upon the grand journeytowards become a sophisticated Linux user. In pursuit of this goal, I havedecided to start a Linux From Scratch (LFS) build. The concept issimple: build an...

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If you want to limit the controller actions on a given resource in active_admin you could try something like this:

#default_actionsindex do column :actions do |resource| links = link_to I18n.t('active_admin.view'), resource_path(resource) # your...
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In preparation for our ErlangFactorySF 2014talk on using Erlang and Elixir for building robots, we ran into a bit of asnag. Our talk needed an Android device to control an Erlang process remotelyfor best effect. We planned on using JInterfacefor...

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Just a PSA sending messages to processes in Elixir has changed in the latest versions.In Elixir 0.12.1 sending messages used <-

defmodule CustomModule do def spawn_process() do spawn(fn() -> display_message() end) end defp display_message()...
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There is an overflow in floating point number parsing in Ruby 2.0.This vulnerability has been assigned the CVE identifier CVE-2013-4164.You can read about the details here.

Attackers can construct special strings and attack you with something like:...

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Back in the swing of things, here's one just a week after my last one - like they ought to be :)

Duckies

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