A New Code Editor

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I have always been a huge fan of CODA as my go to editor. Now if you are not using a MAC, well then you should be. However if you are not going MAC then Eclipse is another great choice. Coda is great, easy to use and has a very nice look to it, however… continue reading »

Using @ISA and strict

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Ok, In Perl we use the following code to make a sub class of a class. @ISA = (inherited class); However if you are using strict like below, package MySubClass; use strict; @ISA = qw( MyClass ); … you will get the error Global symbol “@ISA” requires explicit package name (did you forget to declare… continue reading »


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Recently I helped a friend update his server to PHP 7. Every thing went pretty smoothly, well at least until he tried to view his Word Press site. The site was working ok but one of his home made plugins was not. He was receiving this error Parse error: syntax error, unexpected ‘new’ (T_NEW) …. continue reading »


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So recently I had to insert 10,000 entries into a table in a MySQL database. I wanted to select a group of users by some criteria and then grab their username and insert the username and a code xyz. My criteria gave me about 10,000 users out of about 230,000 users. There are way to… continue reading »