A place to keep my thoughts on programming

Monthly Archives: December 2010

Installing mono 2.8.1 on Amazon Linux AMI 1.0

I generally stay away from anything that's not in rpm form, because playing the configuration/build game is just such a waste of time especially when trying to come up with a repeatable recipe. Unfortunately, there's no rpm's for 2.8.x, 2.6.7 … Continue reading

December 26, 2010 geek, mono

Backing up wordpress with git

To back up my wordpress install, i used to do a mysqldump of the DB, bzip it, separately tar/bzip the install directory and rsync the timestamped files to my backup server. This has worked well and was a simple enough … Continue reading

December 25, 2010 geek