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Streaming Media from Ubuntu to Bravia

Over this weekend I set out to connect my Ubuntu machine with my Sony Bravia TV.( With inspiration from Sachin Dharmapurikar and DLNA.)

Aug 04, 2010

Setting up wireless usb card on Ubuntu - Lucid Lynx

I have faced the same problems with Wireless Networking as mentioned bymany on the web.

Jun 25, 2010

ActiveResource is an oxymoron?

One of the projects I worked on recently consisted of a number of applications interacting with each other over REST. These applications were written with an intention to obtain loose...

Jun 07, 2010

Preparing the Training Venue

The venue and the setting in which the training is conducted forms avery important part of how the training is received. When selecting thevenue ensure a few things beforehand:

Mar 15, 2010

Preparing to be a trainer

Preparing to be a trainer is more of a mental activity than physical. Tobe one you would want to observe one and learn how they do it. I had theopportunity of being trained by a set o...

Mar 12, 2010

no such file to load —rubygems

While working on my mac and trying to use giternal I ran into ‘no such file to load —rubygems’. While I had been using ruby apps on the machine for a while, without any issues and wit...

Mar 12, 2010

Why should you be a trainer?

After being thoroughly impressed by the training that I received when I joined ThoughtWorks I was driven to become a trainer myself. I did that in 2008 (yes it’s already been that lon...

Mar 11, 2010

CruiseControl Monitors - Graphs and Configuration

cc_monitor now has graphs with the success and failure showing as below

Dec 11, 2009

CruiseControl Monitors - Gotchas and repost

When trying to use cc_monitor on my current project I hit the known snag of making it work with cruisecontrol.rb. For the umpteenth time I was not able to find any documentation on ma...

Oct 04, 2009

Flash on Linux

Last night when struggling to get Firefox to play with Ubuntu and Flash I found this forum.

Sep 18, 2009