How-To

How to Make Eclipse IDE Faster

While coding the other day, Eclipse was running like shit. It was slow as hell. I couldn’t get anything done. I did all of the updates to Eclipse and even rebooted. It didn’t it help, it was dog ass slow. Checking my laptop resources, it was all fine. Researching this issue, I found out about How to Make Eclipse IDE Faster

How to Use Symfony’s Monolog for Logging

Monolog is the logging bundle for Symfony. It’s super easy to use. You just need to pull in the “logger” service and call the “error” or “info” method. In a controller you could do something like this. $logger = $this->get(‘logger’); $logger->info(“I’m logging over here”); $logger->error(“Who dat err?”); Obviously, you can do a lot more than How to Use Symfony’s Monolog for Logging

How to Flush Routing Table on a Mac

If you’re feeling like your routing is all dicked up on your Mac, try this. sudo route -n flush; sudo route -n flush; sudo route -n flush; Running route several times should clear out all of your routing table data. Now restart your networking and your default routes should be created.

How to Restart Networking on a Mac

If you’re like me and you have to connect to a VPN with the Cisco Anywhere Connect client, you’re probably dealing with strange networking issues as a result. One of the things I do when I’m experiencing networking issues is that I restart networking on my Mac. To do that run this command. sudo ifconfig How to Restart Networking on a Mac

Color Eye Drop Selector for Mac

I often feel the desire to grab a particular color from an image or graphic I find on the Internet. And because I’m an ignorant fool, I’ve always struggled with doing this. I’d grab a screenshot, open the file in Photoshop or some similar program. It was always such a pain in the ass. I Color Eye Drop Selector for Mac