fixing dropbox - Ubuntu 12fixing dropbox - Ubuntu 12: "sudo ln -s /usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libstdc++.so.6.0.16 libstdc++.so.6"
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Broken by Design: MongoDB Fault Tolerance :: Hacking, DistributedBroken by Design: MongoDB Fault Tolerance :: Hacking, Distributed: "As you're undoubtedly well-aware, there are some very strong geek fashion trends in the valley. I don't mean fashion in the sense of geek haute-couture -- the fashion trends we're talking about here have to do with tech components. You've heard of it before: "here's how we built fubar.com using X, Y and Z." The blogosphere regurgitates this dreck, and people base their adoption strategies on how much noise they have heard about various X's, Y'z and Z's."
Static constructors, part one | Fabulous Adventures In CodingStatic constructors, part one | Fabulous Adventures In Coding: "Previously on FAIC we saw how easy it was to deadlock a program by trying to do something interesting in a static constructor.1 Static constructors and destructors2 are the two really weird kinds of methods, and you should do as little as possible in them."
Building Scalable, Highly Concurrent & Fault Tolerant Systems - Le...Building Scalable, Highly Concurrent & Fault Tolerant Systems - Le...:
Not Just AstLinux Stuff: Packets of DeathNot Just AstLinux Stuff: Packets of Death: "Before I go any further I need to give another shout out to an excellent open source piece of software I found. Ostinato turns you into a packet ninja. There’s literally no limit to what you can do with it. Without Ostinato I could have never gotten beyond this point."
matthewp/fs · GitHubmatthewp/fs · GitHub: "Bringing a file system abstraction to the browser. fs is a component that allows you to store data in the (modern) browser using an API similar to that of Node's fs module
HTML5 Audio — The State of Play | HTML5 DoctorHTML5 Audio — The State of Play | HTML5 Doctor: "Fortunately the audio API provides us with a way to find out whether a certain format is supported by the browser. But first, here’s a quick recap on how we manipulate the audio element via the API."
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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