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https://www.coursera.org/category/cs-programming

Tim Roughgarden's course is good but I didn't stick to it at all. too much distractions. such is life.

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8937818/failed-to-parse-adb-version-wrong-elf-class

Google requires some libraries to be 32-bit. That's why you should install them. – Yury Jan 20

apt-get install ia32-libs ( not the right path!)

install Java 7 on Ubuntu Natty
http://brunoreis.com/tech/installing-java-ubuntu-natty/

2 Aug 2012 (updated 2 Aug 2012 at 20:16 UTC) »
30 Jul 2012 (updated 31 Jul 2012 at 02:17 UTC) »

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-10sysadtips/index.html

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/opensource/tutorials/os-eclipse-octave/

couldn't get any oracle otn dev package to run/install on my Debian workstation. tried oepe-wls-indigo-installer-11.1.1.8.0.201110211138-10.3.6-linux32.bin & Eclipse(indigo) update manager...only j2ee 5 & 6 Documentation plugin installation done. sudo gets it going... but installing ADT plugin runs into another problem:


[2012-07-30 15:19:06 - adb] /opt/src/android-sdks/platform-tools/adb: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64
[2012-07-30 15:19:06 - adb] 'adb version' failed!
/opt/src/android-sdks/platform-tools/adb: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64
[2012-07-30 15:19:06 - adb] Failed to parse the output of 'adb version':
Standard Output was:

Error Output was:
/opt/src/android-sdks/platform-tools/adb: error while loading shared libraries: libncurses.so.5: wrong ELF class: ELFCLASS64


IBM Worklight Dev Edition version 5 for Eclipse.
http://public.dhe.ibm.com/ibmdl/export/pub/software/mobile-solutions/worklight/wdeupdate/

25 Jul 2012 (updated 25 Jul 2012 at 15:08 UTC) »

http://postgis.refractions.net/docs/using_postgis_dbmanagement.html

http://thebuild.com/blog/2012/06/04/postgresql-when-its-not-your-job-at-djangocon-europe/

http://advogato.org/person/dmarti/diary/421.html

http://gettingreal.37signals.com/thanks.php

20 Jul 2012 (updated 20 Jul 2012 at 19:49 UTC) »

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/179849/best-solution-for-migration-from-oracle-forms-6i-to-the-web

http://www.atxtechnologies.co.uk/java/forms2java/

13 Jul 2012 (updated 20 Jul 2012 at 18:44 UTC) »

finally got PostgreSQL server 8.4 installed and running on my ubuntu 11.10 workstation but then somehow my CUPS printing stopped working!!!

www.lucasward.net/2011/05/moving-mysql-data-directory-beware-of.htmlcd /

[352638.036403] type=1400 audit(1342193371.066:402): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=21924 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/etc/pkcs11/modules/" pid=21943 comm="admin.cgi" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=7 ouid=0
[352638.050303] type=1400 audit(1342193371.082:403): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=1 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/home/.ecryptfs/advo/.ecryptfs/Private.mnt" pid=21924 comm="cupsd" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=0 ouid=1000
[352638.301500] type=1400 audit(1342193371.330:404): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=21924 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/home/.ecryptfs/advo/.ecryptfs/wrapped-passphrase" pid=21944 comm="cupsd" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=1000 ouid=1000
[352638.305840] type=1400 audit(1342193371.338:405): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=21924 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/etc/pkcs11/modules/" pid=21945 comm="printers.cgi" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=7 ouid=0
[352645.695412] type=1400 audit(1342193378.738:406): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=1 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/home/.ecryptfs/advo/.ecryptfs/Private.mnt" pid=21924 comm="cupsd" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=0 ouid=1000
[352645.948717] type=1400 audit(1342193378.994:407): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=21924 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/home/.ecryptfs/advo/.ecryptfs/wrapped-passphrase" pid=21946 comm="cupsd" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=1000 ouid=1000
[352645.953126] type=1400 audit(1342193378.998:408): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=21924 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/etc/pkcs11/modules/" pid=21947 comm="printers.cgi" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=7 ouid=0
[352645.959205] init: cups main process (21924) terminated with status 127
[352645.959229] init: cups main process ended, respawning
[352645.966320] type=1400 audit(1342193379.010:409): apparmor="STATUS" operation="profile_replace" name="/usr/lib/cups/backend/cups-pdf" pid=21954 comm="apparmor_parser"
[352645.966748] type=1400 audit(1342193379.010:410): apparmor="STATUS" operation="profile_replace" name="/usr/sbin/cupsd" pid=21954 comm="apparmor_parser"
[352646.045115] type=1400 audit(1342193379.090:411): apparmor="DENIED" operation="open" parent=1 profile="/usr/sbin/cupsd" name="/etc/pkcs11/modules/" pid=21955 comm="cupsd" requested_mask="r" denied_mask="r" fsuid=0 ouid=0

http://www.systemetrix.com/services.html
Eric G. West
SystemetriX Design Group

I have a Volkswagon 2004 golfer. Car runs alright but needs to pass inspection. I visited State Inspection twice, local car mechanics 3 times, still OBD monitor readiness is not OK !

http://www.cs.unm.edu/~donour/cars/pyobd/install.html
http://www.obdtester.com/faq

20 Jun 2012 (updated 20 Jun 2012 at 18:35 UTC) »
Clay Shirky:

"One of the interesting questions about Tainter’s thesis is whether markets and democracy, the core mechanisms of the modern world, will let us avoid complexity-driven collapse, by keeping any one group of elites from seizing unbroken control. This is, as Tainter notes in his book, an open question. There is, however, one element of complex society into which neither markets nor democracy reach—bureaucracy.

Bureaucracies temporarily suspend the Second Law of Thermodynamics. In a bureaucracy, it’s easier to make a process more complex than to make it simpler, and easier to create a new burden than kill an old one. "
13 Jun 2012 (updated 13 Jun 2012 at 16:05 UTC) »

Joe Presbrey wrote the crawler, a 7KB bit of Python called walk.py which uses my own somewhat old rdfxml.py to parse RDF/XML (which I was rather surprised about). It's multi-threaded, and runs very quickly indeed: it takes just 32 seconds for it to spit out all 12 OpenIDs currently within three hops of the DIG members:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesh_networking

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