Just finished reading a few whitepapers on Java Memory Ergonomics and Garbage Collectors… so many jvm switches make much more sense now =D
Was working on a FreeBSD box this morning and discovered an amazing command that is better than using find|grep : “whereis” is much prettier
I’m starting to get annoyed with finding bugs in Django that are caused by following PostgreSQL idioms that MySQL is not compatible with! =(
Even though I know it is really “mongo-d” I still read it as “mon-god” whenever I read articles about MongoDB like these: http://j.mp/94zWNq
Curse libmemcached for hiding SERVER_ERROR reasons! Need to figure out a way to log the error reasons than just truncating it.
cardkarma.com looking to be a fun little Django app. Create your own picture/video cards, share them, improve them and build your portfolio!
Enjoyed reading this paper by Carlos Bueno (Facebook) on scaling concurrency and parallelism in a distributed system: http://j.mp/cYN5ER