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Rails Codename Generator 0

Rails Codename Generator App

In my effort to learn and try new things out, I banged together a quick Rails Codename Generator App to generate codenames. Next to no code cut. It’s a simple app allowing you to...

DB2 Datafix to remove dodgy characters 0

DB2 Datafix to remove dodgy characters

A quick and dirty db2 datafix to remove some dodgy characters that was causing our application to fail. Of course we also corrected the application to stop inserting these characters in the first place....

Irrigation Caddy 0

Irrigation Caddy Issue

I love my Irrigation Caddy  for ease of programming, normally painful task on conventional controllers (At my last house it took me so long that I used to take a beer out with me...

passat 4motion 0

New Tyres for the Passat

Quick breakdown of prices for tyres for my 2007 VW Passat 4Motion. Passat Tyres 235/45R17 4 Bob Jane Morley 9271 2866 Tyre Power Morley 9275 3394 Pirelli Pzero Nero 199 796 Pirelli Cinturato P7...

Reporting on Micro Focus SEE HSF 0

Reporting on Micro Focus SEE HSF

The Historical Statistical Facility (HSF) provides the ability to record statistics related to the time spent in a COBOL program and the time that parts of that program spent in CICS API commands/tasks, SQL...

Site backup via script 0

Site backup via script

I was required to backup a company website, this backup had to be able to be stood up on a plain jane webserver. So after a bit of googling I came up with this....

Scrape Transaction Count from ESMAC 0

Scrape Transaction Count from ESMAC

Command to get the current transaction count from the command line of a Micro Focus Server Enterprise Edition (assume it will work for Enterprise Server as well). curl -silent http://servername:9503/esmac/casrdo5 | grep -A 1...

Misc RC References 0

Misc RC References

A list of useful RC References; KK2 Manual Tactic Anylink Manual Heli-Max 1SQ Manual eePe er9x 1SQ eepe Template Hardwire Anylink to 9X

Misc Raspberry Pi Info 0

Misc Raspberry Pi Info

Synergy Installed network kvm synergy; sudo apt-get install synergy Set up autostart for synergy by following details on I couldn’t get a connection to work running as a service on my Mac Book...


Raspberry Pi Setup

Install and configure Raspbian Download image from Copy over image to the SD Card sudo dd bs=1m if=/Users/alisterjupp/Downloads/2013-02-09-wheezy-raspbian.img of=/dev/rdisk5 Extend OS to full size of SD Card via raspi-config at first boot Set...