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I've got another minor release ready for everyone using Ubuntu 13.10. The apache2-mpm-prefork and apache2-prefork-devpackages were causing some problems when installing in Ubuntu 13.10, so I've simply fixed that byreplacing them with the apache2...

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Weekly linkdump hits at the appropriate time again! Huzzah! I'm 2 for 2!


  • corner_stones are "capybara building blocks for acceptance tests." They aim to help you make acceptance tests be OO. We did this on the work we did for the USPTO (rolled our...
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Did you just do your weekly or monthly brew update && brew upgrade commands and now you're getting Python ImportErrors (something like: ImportError: cannot import name MAXREPEAT)?

You're not alone, it's frustrating, and it breaks Vim and...

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How to remove the purple from your grub menu, and how to get rid of thatpurple boot screen on Ubuntu:

Step 1:

sudo vim /lib/plymouth/themes/default.grub

# Change your background to black and white will thisif background_color 0,0,0; then clearfi


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