Month: October 2009

MySQL Installing MySQL on Mac OS X

If you’re trying to use MySQL with phpMyAdmin, you’ve set up the phpMyAdmin’s config.inc.php, and you’re getting an error saying “Client does not support authentication protocol requested by server; consider upgrading MySQL client”, you need to set the password on the mysql command line using the OLD_PASSWORD(‘password’) routine. For example: tcsh: mysql mysql> SET PASSWORD …

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Mastering clusters of Unix machines part2: the right tools

After working with unix for years, we noticed it is difficult to get a very uniform approach to unix management. Often different Linux distributions share very little, configuration is different every time. Worst, some good unix tools (like cron, syslog, etc) can be used in a distributed environment, but are very difficult to configure, very …

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Lettere a mio figlio: semplificazionismo

Ciao Figlio mio, mancano circa 224 giorni alla tua nascita. Se la scienza medica è precisa (e non lo è mai…)  dovresti nascere una bella giornata di Maggio 2010. Il tuo papino avrà approssimativamente 36 anni (questo è quasi certo :) Iniziamo col dire che l’anno della tua nascita è molto comodo, poiché sarà facile …

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Mastering clusters of Unix machines part1: the right VM

One day, we have the need to create a fast cluster of linux machine, specialized and easy to segragate in different networks (for better security). We need web servers, integration servers (running java hudson), huge developer machines (running for instance eclispe) and so on. It was not easy to find a good environment. This research …

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WordPress › Register Plus « WordPress Plugins

A nice wordpress plugin Author: Skullbit Enhance your Registration Page. Custom Logo Tired of that WordPress logo getting all the attention? Upload your own custom logo image and get your brand in the spotlight. Password Field Hate those forgettable auto-generated passwords? Allow your users to set their own prefered password during registration. Includes that sweet …

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