Jacob Kaplan-Moss

51 items tagged โ€œhowtoโ€

๐Ÿ“Œ Personal data removal & credit freeze guide workbook [PDF]

An exhaustive workbook/checklist guiding freezing credit and scrubbing personal data from the web. This is most comprehensive guide to this sort of thing Iโ€™ve found. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Using GPG with Smart Cards - jclement.ca

I need a new/better GPG setup; Iโ€™ll probably do something like this. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Schneier on Security: Air Gaps

How to maintain and run an air-gapped machine. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Making a leather shoe by hand #
๐Ÿ“Œ Guerrilla guide to CNC machining, mold making, and resin casting #
๐Ÿ“Œ How to create a self-signed Certificate #
๐Ÿ“Œ How to Make Your Entire Home AirPlay-Compatible #
๐Ÿ“Œ The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint

Read and obey. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Brew Methods

Holy crap I love the Internet. #

๐Ÿ“Œ help me build a sprayer! - TractorByNet.com #
๐Ÿ“Œ Notes on the Troubleshooting and Repair of small Gasoline Engines and Rotary Lawn Mowers #
๐Ÿ“Œ Adding Compass to your project: Brandon Craig Rhodes

*Really* fantastic writeup of how to integrate Compass into a Python (virtualenv-based) project. This workflow stuff has been the missing link for me, so I think thisโ€™ll be the kick in the pants I need to add Compass to my kit. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Freeside Atlanta: Concrete Countertop #
๐Ÿ“Œ Ebook Formats, DRM and You โ€” A Guide for the Perplexed ยซ Apprentice Alf's Blog

You should be able to buy eBooks from any bookstore and read them on any device. This guide shows how to get the stupid DRM thatโ€™s preventing you from doing so. #

๐Ÿ“Œ The Not So Short Introduction to LaTeX (PDF) #
๐Ÿ“Œ Unit Testing Guidelines โ€” pylonshq v0.0 documentation

Pylonsโ€™/Pyramidโ€™s new unit testing guidelines. *Very* good stuff here. #

๐Ÿ“Œ TMUX โ€“ The Terminal Multiplexer (Part 1) | Hawk Host Blog

Everyoneโ€™s been telling me to check out tmux, and now Iโ€™m glad I did. Really coolโ€”I canโ€™t wait for part 2. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Asus TFTP Flash - DD-WRT Wiki #
๐Ÿ“Œ Asus TFTP Flash - DD-WRT Wiki #
๐Ÿ“Œ Stain PVC any color you like โ€” DIY How-to from Make: Projects #
๐Ÿ“Œ Ksplice ยป Source diving for sysadmins - System administration and software blog

Fantastic article about how to effectively dive into the source to debug problems with a system in production. A bit of a misleading title: anyone who deploys open source code should know how to do this stuff. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Arenas and Footing #
๐Ÿ“Œ GPG Quick Start

Very simple, plain-English โ€œgetting started with GPGโ€ guide. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Rhonabwy ยป Setting up a python CI server with Hudson #
๐Ÿ“Œ Ian's Shoelace Site - Shoe Lacing Methods

33 different ways to lace shoes. Goddamn but I love the Internet. #

๐Ÿ“Œ A Whole Lotta Nothing: This is how Social Media really works

Matt Haughey: โ€œmaybe instead of getting your company on twitter, paying marketers to mention you are on twitter, and paying people to blog about your company, forget all that and just make awesome stuff that gets people excited about your productsโ€ #

๐Ÿ“Œ Feeding the Cloud: Finding the size of a Postgres database on disk

We were just discussing the easiest way to do this at LPDN last night. #

๐Ÿ“Œ How to upgrade to Django Comments 1.0 | patrickbeeson.com

Great guide to upgrading from pre-1.0 django.comments to the version in 1.0.Itโ€™s quite a bit better than the one in the docs, which probably means I should ask Patrick if I can adapt this into the documentation proper. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Mash-up making 101? | Ask Metafilter

Some great links. #

๐Ÿ“Œ How to undo a commit in subversion

I *always* forget how to do this. Maybe now I wonโ€™t anymore. #