Author Archives: tparkerdev

Networking tips

Here are some of my notes for simple networking tips. Again, mostly my notes borrowed from the web or other sources so I don’t have to look up all the time. Maybe it’ll be helpful to someone else. Mac Ordering … Continue reading

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Developers CheatSheet: Linux

A collection of useful commands to get things done. GIT Display a formatted list of commits in a range for a specific user git log –pretty=format: “%aD %an %s” -author=”tom” –after=”2015-02-08 00:00 –before=”2015-03-15 23:59″ Linux/Unix/Mac OS Add a soft symbolic … Continue reading

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Web Dev Gottchas

Just thought I’d start adding gottcha’s as I encounter them. This list will grow over time. Uploading files via AJAX is not currently possible. Save your time. You can use iFrames and Flash or other mechanisms.

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To IDE or Not

Background After spending a couple years in the Ruby/Rails world, I made it back to Java (and Groovy/Grails). In doing so I new I’d have some choices to make about my dev environment. Working primarily in Groovy I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Modularizing CSS Tips

Let’s talk CSS. Not the uber sophisticated CSS designers use, but let’s focus on how a developer can manage their CSS and keep from going nuts. In particular, how to start thinking about modularizing the style selectors, file layout, and … Continue reading

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Programming Sucks Cool article that describes the realities of programming. Oh, the horrors.

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Integrating AngularJs with Legacy Server Controller

This week’s challenge was to integrate our existing Rails app with new AngularJS page to provide better user experience. We are reworking the existing processes a bit and leveraging web service calls to load data into the page. I’m amazed … Continue reading

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Welcome Post

Welcome to the show. The paints not quite dry and the scaffolding is being removed as I write. I’m feeling out the space a bit. The space echos a bit since their isn’t much here yet. Your probably asking yourself … Continue reading

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