WordPress:- Code Syntax Highlighting

Background Unfortunately, people with good intentions still lag trying to share code snippets via WordPress.   HTML Code Block If we use the pre-tag, here is how it plays out. Powershell Code Image   Code Output #Get Current Windows User #$currentUserObj = [System.Security.Principal.WindowsIdentity]::GetCurrent().Name; $currentUserObj = (whoami); #Split User into array $currentUserArray = $currentUserObj.Split("\"); #Get second … Continue reading WordPress:- Code Syntax Highlighting

Oracle – SQL Developer – Customize – Editing – Preferences – Tabs Versus Spaces

Background Let us begin the process of customizing our SQL Developer Editor. Outline Preference Tabs Versus Spaces Show White Spaces Tasks Preferences Preference - Tabs Versus Spaces Outline Access Menu Access the Menu and select Tools and Preferences In the Preferences Window Within the left navigator tree, access the options Code Editor / Format / … Continue reading Oracle – SQL Developer – Customize – Editing – Preferences – Tabs Versus Spaces

Git Clone – Error – “fatal: Too many arguments”

Background Ran into a little error using ""Git Bash" on MS Windows.   Error Error Message - fatal: Too many arguments. Image Text Code TroubleShooting Outline Show Hidden Characters Linux / GitBash vi show hidden characters MS Windows Notepad++ show hidden characters Task Git Bash vi Show Hidden Characters Outline Original Plain text view Enter … Continue reading Git Clone – Error – “fatal: Too many arguments”

Git – Client – Commands

Background Let us review some of the GIT commands one will use each day. List of Command   Command Description Syntax Link File Operation Add Add a new file git add <filename> Link Remove Remove an existing file git rm <filename> Link Rename or Move Rename or move an existing file git mv <filename> <folder> … Continue reading Git – Client – Commands

Jeffrey Snover:- Tweets

Tweet 2020-11-21 Character is fate.   2020-11-22 By Bringing the world together, social media is tearing it apart. 2020-11-25 For most things, case-sensitivity is a poor engineering choice. 2020-11-10 I know Ian means this somewhat tongue-in-cheek, but his point is rock solid. If the Democrats cannot engineer a wave under a leader as controversial and … Continue reading Jeffrey Snover:- Tweets

Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

Who is Jeffrey Snover? Link Jeffrey Snover is a Microsoft Technical Fellow, PowerShell Chief Architect, and the Chief Architect for the Azure Infrastructure and Management group which includes Azure Stack, System Center, and Operations Management Suite.  Snover is the inventor of Windows PowerShell, an object-based distributed automation engine, scripting language, and command-line shell, and was … Continue reading Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

ClamAV – Installation on CentOS – v8

Background Need an AntiVirus on my CentOS box. AntiVirus ClamAV is free and works on CentOS. Outline Package Verify ClamAV yum yum list installed dnf dnf list installed Install Identify Artifacts Install Artifacts Review Review Packages Configure ClamAV Configure SELinux Configure Services List of Services clamd@.service freshclam.service Configure Service Start Service Review Service Status Tasks … Continue reading ClamAV – Installation on CentOS – v8

Politics, Religion, Court System, Current Affairs, and You

Background Two weeks to election time and it is the fourth week of October.   Religion I have heard a few sermons and a couple of commentaries.   YouTube Pastors It is the season where many will go on TV shows and Youtube to predict this or that. Listen in and see how they make … Continue reading Politics, Religion, Court System, Current Affairs, and You

TimeWindows:- Compilation Using MinGW

Background Let us compile TimeWindows using MinGW.   Timeline TimeWindows:- Compilation Using Microsoft Visual Studio Link Outline Identify Source Code Repository Download Code Uncompress Package Examine & Prepare Artifacts Build Application Tasks Identify Source Code Repository Source Code ( Source / Commits ) Link Source Code ( Source ) Link Repository ( svn ) Link … Continue reading TimeWindows:- Compilation Using MinGW

Software Engineering meets Poetry

Quotes Susan Cain “Tom Demarco, a principal of the Atlantic Systems Guild team of consultants ... and his colleague Timothy Lister devised a study called the Coding War Games. The purpose of the games was to identify the characteristics of the best and worst computer programmers; more than six hundred developers from ninety-two different companies … Continue reading Software Engineering meets Poetry