Posts tagged Mysql

This is a semi-active blog. Once I write a post, I usually never update them. If you will read through some of these and try to follow them, please do so at your own risk. Technology changes quickly. Established languages are not as cool as they used to be. Some tutorials written several years ago may no longer work and do not reflect present day best practices.

How to fix MySQL load issues on OS X

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This is only for those who encounter the same issues. Sometimes we're not so lucky with mysql and I worked with an Australian developer who said he never got mysql installation right the first time regardless of whether he was using a Mac or Windows. I never had the same problems before until now. I am using OS X 10.6.6 and MySQL 5.5. I now feel his pain. Why is it so effin' difficult to get it "working"?

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ActiveRecord Migrations for Sinatra

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I have learned that Sequel ORM was simple and is the preferred ORM for Sinatra developers. But I feel so attached to ActiveRecord right now. Basically some of the gems I am using are actually extensions to ActiveRecord and I have grown to love these Ruby gems despite being ActiveRecord-centric. They wouldn't work with DataMapper or anything else.

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