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Everything I know about optimizing a WordPress install

I don’t mean to badmouth WordPress when I say this, but if you deploy a WordPress based site without optimizing your install you’re just asking for a slow site. Below is everything I know about optimizing a WordPress installation. It is by no means a list of everything you can do to optimize a server […]

March 31, 2010 | Web Design & Development | 7 comments

SSH Connect Script, Hax, Whatever…

I work with many different servers at work. Most tedious part is that I need to ssh in to them on a regular basis. Not all of them can I, nor do I feel should I, be adding SSH keys on to. So I finally got around to writing a little script to hold onto […]

June 26, 2008 | Computers | Comments Off on SSH Connect Script, Hax, Whatever…

Server Room

We needed a shot of a server room crowded with janitorial equipment. Something that no IT Manager would ever let happen, not even if the equipment were dry and empty and if everybody “promised to be careful”. Just not gonna happen. So I got permission to shoot our server room and then reconstructed the angle […]

April 2, 2008 | Digital Composition & Illustration | Comments Off on Server Room

And now an iTunes bitch…

So, I finally moved my music library back to the server this morning. But after launching iTunes I noticed that it can’t find a ton of the songs. Upon further inspection it can’t find any of the rated songs. All unrated songs are playing just fine – anything with a star rating is needing to […]

October 6, 2006 | Computers | Comments Off on And now an iTunes bitch…

Freebies galore.

I’m guessing I must have had some spare positive karma lying around because I just had an influx of free stuff that still has me just wondering what I did to deserve it.

September 1, 2006 | Life | 1 comment

MySQL speed up tip for OS X

So, while it was nice to have MySQL on my server and on my laptop I had always felt that it was a bit pokey as far as response times go. Turns out I wasn’t wrong. And its easy to fix.

July 12, 2006 | Computers | 2 comments

Speedy and Secure AFP

One of my long time complaints about using AFP (Apple Filing Protocol) has been its speed and my inability to get a secure connection. Well, all that changed this morning as I found some hints that fixed both speed and security issues. And it was under my nose the whole time…

June 30, 2006 | Computers | 4 comments