View heroku_tips.md

Some small heroku tips

heroku pgbackups:capture --expire
curl -o latest.dump `heroku pgbackups:url`
pg_restore --verbose --clean --no-acl --no-owner -h localhost -U myuser -d mydb latest.dump
View installing_dynamo_osx.md

Simple steps to install dynamo and its deps on OSX

We need to have a fresh copy Elixi that works with Erland R17

brew install erlang --devel

brew install elixir --HEAD
View user_scalable.js
$(function() {
if( /Android|webOS|iPhone|iPad|iPod|BlackBerry|IEMobile|Opera Mini/i.test(navigator.userAgent) ) {
$("meta[name='viewport']").attr('user-scalable', 'yes');
}
});
View remove_all_gems.rb
# ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___
# /\ \ /\ \ /\__\ /\ \ /\ \ /\ \ /\__\ |\__\
# /::\ \ /::\ \ /::| | /::\ \ /::\ \ /::\ \ /:/ / |:| |
# /:/\:\ \ /:/\:\ \ /:|:| | /:/\:\ \ /:/\:\ \ /:/\:\ \ /:/ / |:| |
# /:/ \:\ \ /::\~\:\ \ /:/|:|__|__ /::\~\:\ \ /::\~\:\ \ /:/ \:\__\ /:/ / ___ |:|__|__
# /:/__/_\:\__/:/\:\ \:\__/:/ |::::\__\ /:/\:\ \:\__/:/\:\ \:\__/:/__/ \:|__/:/__/ /\______/::::\__\
# \:\ /\ \/__\:\~\:\ \/__\/__/~~/:/ / \/_|::\/:/ \:\~\:\ \/__\:\ \ /:/ \:\ \ /:/ \::::/~~/~
# \:\ \:\__\ \:\ \:\__\ /:/ / |:|::/ / \:\ \:\__\ \:\ /:/ / \:\ /:/ / ~~|:|~~|
# \:\/:/ / \:\ \/__/ /:/ / |:|\/__/ \:\ \/__/ \:\/:/ / \:\/:/ / |:| |
# \::/ /
View git_remove_old_refs_google_drive.md

How to fix the Reference has invalid format in git repos due to Google Drive

find . -type f -name "* (1)*" -exec rm -f {} \;
awk '!/conflicted/' .git/packed-refs > temp && mv temp .git/packed-refs

Note: those two lines are destructive commands if you first want to see what they do try:

find . -type f -name "* (1)*"
awk '!/conflicted/' .git/packed-refs
View read.md
  • The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger: It shows you what a teenager thinks. His fears, what does he loves and how can they react.

  • On the Road, Jack Kerouac: The author can make you feel that you are traveling on the routes of United States in late 40s. He can make you feel free.

  • High Fidelity, Nick Hornby: I love music and this is a perfect book for music lovers. In the end, is a book about love, but in the middle of it is full of songs.

  • Ham on Rye, Charles Bukowski: Hank is one of my favorites writers (his poetry is amazing) and this is an autobiography. Every anecdote makes us understand why Bukowski thinks as he does.

  • A Moveable Feast, Ernest Hemingway: This book narrates Hemingway’s life in París in the 20s as an expatriate writer. You can read it 30 times.

View access_rails_cookie_session.rb
View gist:1e269401306e28232d03
task :ask_production_confirmation do
set(:confirmed) do
puts <<-WARN
========================================================================
WARNING: You're about to perform actions on production server(s)
Please confirm that all your intentions are kind and friendly
========================================================================
View mavericks_osx_unixbench.md

How to install UnixBench on Mavericks:

$ wget https://byte-unixbench.googlecode.com/files/UnixBench5.1.3.tgz
$ tar xzvf UnixBench5.1.3.tgz
$ git clone https://gist.github.com/11033924.git
$ cd UnixBench
$ patch -p1 < ../11033924/UnixBench5.1.3.mavericks.patch
$ make
$ ./Run
View ubuntu_minify.sh
#!/bin/bash -ex
### More info: https://coderwall.com/p/a56j3w/memory-efficient-ubuntu-vms
### configuration
PKGS_TO_ADD="$PKGS_TO_ADD curl git etckeeper python-software-properties"
PKGS_TO_REMOVE="$PKGS_TO_REMOVE geoip-database popularity-contest"
PKGS_TO_REMOVE="$PKGS_TO_REMOVE pppoeconf pppconfig ppp"
PKGS_TO_REMOVE="$PKGS_TO_REMOVE ubuntu-standard memtest86+" # warning: be careful about what you remove after this