tardate

Singapore, Singapore

tardate.blogspot.com

Age: 48

Feb
11
revised A cron job for rails: best practices?
fix old/obsolete links and add some new info
Feb
11
comment A cron job for rails: best practices?
@ShubhamChaudhary the cron I referenced was replaced by heroku scheduler quite some time back. see devcenter.heroku.com/articles/scheduler
Feb
9
awarded Supporter
Feb
9
comment Can someone using Wireshark obtain the full URL if my program uses HTTPS?
@Icann although not related to your specific question, it's important to remember the other place that https URLs can end up is in log files server side (maybe even multiple logs e.g. stunnel>haproxy>nginx>appserver). That's probably a good enough reason in itself to keep "secret" stuff out of the url and url query string regardless whether HTTP or HTTPs
Feb
5
comment Import alternative stepper motor in my fritzing sketch
hth Tommy. Good luck with the robot!
Feb
5
awarded Teacher
Feb
5
answered Import alternative stepper motor in my fritzing sketch
Feb
1
comment Why do I see +1.5V on Din of a WS2811-based LED strip?
geometrikal - thanks again for the help. If you're interested, I've shared all the code and a demo - details are at fretboard.tardate.com
Feb
1
revised Why do I see +1.5V on Din of a WS2811-based LED strip?
update what happened afterwards
Jan
17
comment What is is an "M7" Diode
Yes, certainly widely available with lots of sellers on alibaba/aliexpress e.g 1000 for $7! aliexpress.com/item/…
Jan
15
comment schema.org ViewAction button not working in Gmail
yes, the tutorials are failing for me also. I'm sending from myself@gmail, to myself@gmail, posting direct to smtp.gmail.com (authenticated as myself@gmail). According to the tutorials, I should see (yes, validated) actions. But I don't.
Dec
24
answered How to show two options without preferring one over the other initially?
Dec
19
awarded Civic Duty
Dec
14
comment How to reset postgres' primary key sequence when it falls out of sync?
@AntonyHatchkins cheers. Just saw another repeat of the +1 bug so finally swatted that for good I hope
Dec
14
revised How to reset postgres' primary key sequence when it falls out of sync?
"answer" had the +1 bug; updated with the correct form. caveat: did not expand on the empty table limitations
Dec
14
revised How to reset postgres' primary key sequence when it falls out of sync?
elaborate edge-cases and update with solution that works in all cases
Dec
6
comment Setting the default ssh key location
@equivalent8 - noted! I actually use this mainly for seeding my (main one and only) computer from Dropbox. So when I get a new computer, it's ready to go..
Dec
6
awarded Student
Dec
6
awarded Editor
Dec
6
revised Why do I see +1.5V on Din of a WS2811-based LED strip?
added solution details
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