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jwhiteman / gist:079fe77fc626d49c9f8a
Created Jul 18, 2014
immutable means immutable
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Gotcha with Erlang
v-kserl-v-02-code erl
Erlang R16B03-1 (erts-5.10.4) [source] [64-bit] [smp:4:4] [async-threads:10] [hipe] [kernel-poll:false] [dtrace]
Eshell V5.10.4 (abort with ^G)
1> VALUE = fun() -> io:format("I have value!~n") end.
2> K = mykey.
jwhiteman / gist:3625a7479082e245bf71
Created May 15, 2014
Trolling twitter for 2-letter handles
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require 'httparty'
include HTTParty
('aa'..'zz').select { |r|
sleep 0.20
puts "trying #{r}"
self.class.head("{r}").code == 404
# => ['me', 'oh']
jwhiteman / gist:7634421
Last active Dec 29, 2015
notes on getting hadoop (both single node and a cluster) going on Ubuntu LTS; there are just notes to myself and have some gaps in them. Not meant to be a tutorial or a walkthrough.
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sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install vim
# generate keys and copy them over
ssh-copy-id -i vagrant@hnclient # move node ssh key to the client
# update /etc/hosts on each node to know at least the master; the master about the slave nodes
# make sure master can ssh into localost
cat .ssh/ >> .ssh/authorized_keys
# re-read:
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