Java 8 (1.8.11 at the time of the writing) is the latest Java version. It was released in March this year and contain various major updates, including the long-waited lambda support. This blog described how to update to JDK 8 on Mac OS and also to check the lambda support with a simple app.
This blog entry shows how to update to python 3 and how to install python modules on Mac
I have been wanted to practice and relearn python and I recently, during my annual month-long summer break from work, had a chance to revisit python. I’d like to share the great free resource I’ve found online. The resources include CodeCademy, Aptana, and free Python3 book.
Sharing folder between guest OS and the host OS is very easy in VMware. But in VirtualBox, I have to run the mount command ..
I ran into this problem at work. When cloning a RedHat Linux VM and imported to a different host (thus, likely different hardware). This helpful VMware KB entry helped big time!
At work, we use VMware ESXi to host the VMs but I run VirtualBox on my development machine. Luckily, fine folks at Oracle thought of this and make it quite easy.
I was able to set up the Django sample site on my Dreamhost site. Django is a high-level Python Web framework that facilitates rapid web application development. I was able to follow the Django tutorial and instruction from Dreamhost to add a Django site to my domain.
I’ve started to use Windows 8 about one year ago and do enjoy it and below is a list of tools to make the Windows 8 experience more enjoyable.
Lesson Video on YouTube
My compiled list of WordPress tricks that I wish I would have known earlier:
- Permalink setting
- Drag and Drop Image to Blog Post
- Prevent SPAM
- Rearrange Post Order
- Add Google Analytics to Dashboard