Google TV

I dumped my cable at the beginning of the year. Using a Windows 7 Media Center has been “OK”, however I’m looking forward to see what the new Apple TV and Google TV are going to bring to the...

Install Drush for Drupal

Drush is an amazing tool. It is a command line shell and scripting interface for Drupal. If you have truble installing it on your development workstation (OSX), then follow these simple steps to get going: Down Load the code to your desktop; drush.tar.gz Go to the...

WHS backup and Restore of local PC’s

A few notes on backups – Backup your PC’s to WHS on regular basis If something happens and you need to REINSTALL the operating system; – Use the “restore CD” – It’s located here: “\\homeserver\Software\Home PC Restore...

WHS – HP Video transcoder

When you copy (encoding) your videos to the Windows Home Server, (on HP’s Media Smart Server), the system will try to CONVERT the video to HQ (high quality) and MQ (mobile quality) versions. You can turn the “HPVideo Converter” off in the settings,...

PHP Memory Limit

If you’re utilizing memory intensive modules which requires the php to access more memory than standard installations, change the value in the php.ini file (some hosts require system administrators to make this change). For your local MAMP setup edit this file:...

Editing your mac’s Hosts file

If you can not edit your hosts file located in “private/etc” directory, it’s because; The whole directory has “admin” permissions, and your text editor maybe running with your current user permissions. You can either move the Hosts file...

Recommended: Book – Front End Drupal

In Front End Drupal: Designing, Theming, Scripting, two expert Drupal developers cover everything you need to know to create great visual designs and state-of-the-art interactivity with Drupal’s behaviors, themes, and templates. Front End Drupal: Designing, Theming,...