Crowbar uses its own opens source Chef instance. After a default installation it is not very easy to update cookbooks from your local development environment. This howto describes a more usable configuration of local crowbar environment.Continue Reading…
published by Edmund Haselwanter on Friday, July 04, 2008
First get the project files from the Github repository.
git clone https://github.com/iteh/crowbar-virtualbox.git
Provide a transportable virtual environment for crowbar/openstack
The solution is inspired by:
Its opinionated in a sense as we need ubuntu-12.04 to work, so fork and help to make it more useable for other distros :-)Continue Reading…
Chef Application Cookbook Showcase
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Posted by Edmund Haselwanter on Mar 12, 2010
And again Ryan Bates did a great screencast. This time on mechanize
“Mechanize extends the power of Nokogiri allowing you to interact with multiple pages on the site: click links, submit forms, etc.”
And if you ever wanted to extract the history of an IRB session, here it is:
and another great tool from this episode:
I recently had to develop a small application for a client. The goal was to add a feature to grown Java web application.
As the software was maintained for several years there are users with old an new MySql passwords in the system.Continue Reading…
This is really great news as this allows for interesting problem solving.
Consider you want to do a very special HTTP request. E.g. a GET to localhost but with custom “Host” header information.Continue Reading…
As DRY as possible ;-)Continue Reading…
I just created a simple Ping.fm extension for RadiantCMS on github: ping.fm extension
With this you can have updates to your site automatically send details to your
Ping.fm account. All you’ll need to do is provide your account information in the
At the moment its really dumb and just installs Glassfish and runs it: