Saturday, September 19, 2015

Monday, September 14, 2015

Current State Of Workflow Engines / Frameworks

This is a great article about the current state of workflow engines (and frameworks?):

Taskflow looks especially interesting. The article is unfortunately missing Airbnb's Airflow:

Sunday, July 26, 2015

New Macbook Pro Setup

I'm finally switching to a Macbook Pro as my personal computer after a few months of using one at work. Local development on OSX is a lot easier and bug-free than on a Windows computer.

These gists were really helpful in getting everything set up: (OSX For Hackers) (Clean Install – OS X 10.11 El Capitan Developer Preview 2) (hardening guidelines)

Bluetooth was enabled by default. It's a good idea to turn that off if you're not using it.

Also installed iterm2 and made skip word with alt work:

Saturday, July 11, 2015

In Order to Configure TCP/IP, You Must Install and Enable a Network Adapter Card

If you get this error message, you need to disable and uninstall your network adapter. Once you've done that, you can reinstall the driver to fix it.

Cygwin - Python Compiled Without SSL Support

Download error on unknown url type:
https -- Some packages may not be found!

ImportError: cannot import name HTTPSHandler

I was trying to install pip in cygwin when this happened. Searches say openssl-devel needed to be installed, but it already was. Apparently python was compiled without ssl support.

My solution was to install cygwin-x86 instead of the 64x one.