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Android Nexus 4 – Still can’t ’empty trash’…

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

I was annoyed enough by ‘pop email’ issues during my first pass at Android that I simply returned the device. As mentioned previously, Google hardware is Google-Centric and, most likely, will force you to use other Google products & services – if you want to use Google hardware in an independent manner then you have Continue reading →

Outlook 2002 Contacts CSV to vCard via Bash & Awk

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

Yes, I know you can import stuff easily into ‘the cloud’ – I don’t care to share my contacts (directly) with any ‘cloud vendor’; I simply want to move my contacts from my old Cellphone to my new Android phone. Exporting a contact list from Outlook (Ancient version, 2002) is simple using CSV (comma separated Continue reading →

Fedora Linux – using Sound via Cron

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

As a ‘logged in user’, playing a sound file (i.e. *.WAV or other audio file format) is really quite simple on Linux systems – you need: hardware that can generate sound output, one or more speakers connected to output ports, and software to read/render the auditory data. I have been using Fedora for several years Continue reading →

Using RVM with Hobo 1.x and Rails 3.x

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

This post contains an example of the steps needed to establish a Gemset containing a specific version of Rails using RVM (Ruby Version Manager); this is needed due to the rapid changes that quickly ‘break’ Rails development efforts (well, at least for anyone trying to learn Rails, using this process should allow you to complete Continue reading →

Resolving Hobo 1.4 and Rails 3.1 errors

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

Well, at least ‘startup’ errors on a ‘fresh’ install of Hobo 1.4 and Rails3.1… Hobo 1.4 and Rails 3.1 –¬† This should be on the Hobo 1.4 docs page¬† – I first encountered this when working with Rails 3.2 – the fixes include getting some sort of Javascript installed on your system. Notes — Hobo Continue reading →

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