February 23, 2017

Please be sensible

Developers use version control and that’s great. But let’s be sensible. Let’s not commit sensitive data that can be easily searched, and especially don’t put in your commit message you’re removing sensitive information. Really, don’t.

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February 1, 2017

An introduction to Wakatime

I found WakaTime about 10 days ago and thought it was pretty cool. I saw they had an integration with PHPStorm so I installed it. It’s pretty handy to track your time against and what files you’re mostly editing.

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June 21, 2014

Copying remote files to local machine

I recently bought a mac, and i prefer to my Windows machine, as I wasn’t a fan of Win8. As I don’t keep my databases within my central version control server, I had to manually copy them down from production, to my local machine (to complete my development environment set-up.)

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