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Posts from January 2012

08:56 utc jan 26 2012 permalink

#esalazar spent 4 hours searching for a jQuery slider and was unsuccessful #fail. I spent 4 minutes and found exactly what he wanted #win

05:56 utc jan 24 2012 permalink

I've never had to implement a hash table before #spoiled by standard libraries

02:36 utc jan 18 2012 permalink

a productive day: did something I've been meaning to do for a while https://github.com/lopopolo/play #ruby

01:45 utc jan 14 2012 permalink

A productive day: made my PS1 better and fixed a bug in the hashtag regex on hyperbola (again)

21:11 utc jan 13 2012 permalink

#esalazar: Something something something #git ... something something something complete

11:01 utc jan 11 2012 permalink

Nokogiri::XML(file_bigger_than_1GB.xml) is a bad idea #fail

07:21 utc jan 11 2012 permalink

ok so setting up 4 VMs all at once was a pain in the ass sr-master.xvm.mit.edu sr-worker-1.xvm.mit.edu sr-worker-2.xvm.mit.edu sr-worker-3.xvm.mit.edu #thesis2012

23:29 utc jan 09 2012 permalink

Thank goodness xml compresses so well

11:04 utc jan 09 2012 permalink

I dislike experiencing bugs in my day-to-day usage of software I paid for. Saints Row: The Third and iPhoto, I'm looking at you #fail

22:03 utc jan 06 2012 permalink

cat ~/.*h_h*|cut -d" " -f1|ruby -e'h=Hash.new 0;h[$_]+=1 while gets;h.each{|k,v|puts"#{v} "+k}'|sort -rn|head #golfed This snippet prints out my most frequently used commands

09:19 utc jan 06 2012 permalink

#vim modelines are the best. Just added filetype modelines to all of my wonkily named #bash config files. Syntax highlighting rules

05:42 utc jan 05 2012 permalink

I don't understand why people think they need build scripts for their dotfiles. #fail Just keep your $HOME in #git: git init && git remote add ...

01:48 utc jan 05 2012 permalink

This is the longest-lived and most consistently updated #blog I've ever had. Averaged a post every 2.5 days. I still post to #twitter more often. #socialmedia

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01:41 utc jan 05 2012 permalink

My most frequently used commands on my laptop

07:26 utc jan 04 2012 permalink

Just exported 1GB of article dumps from #wikipedia #thesis2012 is on