Dev Zen 0x01: Logging

Dev Zen 0x01: Logging

Oct 22

Log everything, worry about rotating later; ‘tail -f’ and ‘grep’ will be your best friends. That one thing has saved my arse more times than I care to count. Today was again one of those days.

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Oct 20

No matter how slick the demo is in rehearsal, when you do it in front of a live audience, the probability of a flawless presentation is inversely proportional to the number of people watching, raised to the power of the amount of money involved.”

— Mark Gibbs

The city in the light

The city in the light

Oct 18

Taken from the car on the way to Mission Bay to the east of Auckland City.

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Oct 12

The best way to accelerate a Macintosh is at 9.8m/sec/sec.”

— Marcus Dolengo

The day the routers died…

The day the routers died…

Oct 11

This is, quote possibly, the most brilliant thing I’ve ever heard. Ok, probably not, but it’s very, very cool. This dude should get a medal. It rocks and it’s geektastic and awesome. Prepare for some serious edutainmusement™.