my new “mobile NAS”: Synology DS112+

http://www.synology.com/products/product.php?product_name=DS112%2B&lang=enu http://www.synology.com/products/product.php?product_name=DS112%2B Installation procedure from CD-ROM: you are starting with a DiskStation with a bare disk, i.e. no DSM (the DS Management system) mount the supplied CD-ROM mount DSAssistant-SYNOLOGY_….dmg from the CD-ROM run the assistant App from there the assistant App helps you installing the DSM, either from a  DSM_DS112+_….pat file (around 40 MB large) on the CD-ROM (it comes… Continue reading my new “mobile NAS”: Synology DS112+

Rocky Nook book: Testing Cloud Services

http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9781937538385.do Everybody is confronted with cloud computing. Whether you are a user, designer, programmer, project manager, or tester, sooner or later the cloud affects your work. If you are involved in selecting or implementing services from the cloud, or in keeping them up and running, this book will prove to be an invaluable resource. Testing… Continue reading Rocky Nook book: Testing Cloud Services

O’Reilly Media book: Git Pocket Guide

Git Pocket Guide: This pocket guide is the perfect on-the-job companion to Git, the distributed version control system. It provides a compact, readable introduction to Git for new users, as well as a reference to common commands and procedures for those of you with Git experience.

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SitePoint book: Jump Start Rails

Jump Start Rails: Jump Start Rails provides you with a fun and yet practical introduction to Rails, an incredibly popular framework that makes it possible to quickly develop incredibly powerful web applications with Ruby. This short book covers Rails 4, the latest version of the framework, and while it’s not intended to be a completely… Continue reading SitePoint book: Jump Start Rails

O’Reilly Media book: Mastering Perl, 2nd edition

http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920012702.do http://chimera.labs.oreilly.com/books/1234000001527 – on “Atlas”   Supercharge your Perl knowledge with advanced concepts to make coding easier, maintenance simpler, and execution faster. It’s possible with this thoroughly updated edition of Mastering Perl, the third in O’Reilly’s series of landmark Perl tutorials.

O’Reilly Media book: Oracle Essentials, 5th edition

Oracle Essentials: Written by experienced Oracle insiders, this easy-to-read volume covers every aspect of the Oracle database for readers of all technical levels. The book includes information on Oracle’s product line, architecture, data structures, networking, concurrency, tuning and more.

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brian d foy’s book “Mastering Perl”: New to “Modules as Programs” (AKA Modulinos)

In the end you will find a [link] to the entire new respective chapter. New to “Modules as Programs”: I (that refers to brian foy) keep wanting to name this chapter “Modulinos”, but that doesn’t mean much to someone who doesn’t have that idea yet, so I leave it as is. For awhile, I’ve wanted… Continue reading brian d foy’s book “Mastering Perl”: New to “Modules as Programs” (AKA Modulinos)

reading a growing file in perl

How do I read a file which is constantly updating? (Stack Overflow) [link] How can I read from continuously updated file in Perl? (Stack Overflow) [link] Approaches: File::Tail (or one of its sisters) is your friend (preferred!) use this (together with sleep(…)) for getting EOF reset: seek(LOG, 0, 1) (if you must stay with vanilla perl) Wrote… Continue reading reading a growing file in perl