Articles - October 2010

Distributed source code management resources

A list of the resources for Mercurial, Git and Bazaar that I put together when researching my talk for the PHP Barcelona Conference.

Filed under: tools

SQL delete at scale with Oracle

If you are involved in a project based on a critical and extensively used database, or if you are involved in stress and load testing, data maintenance is an issue you'll come across sooner or later.

Filed under: languages, infrastructure

Install and test the PostgreSQL gem with Ruby Version Manager

How to go about installing and testing the PostgreSQL gem using Ruby Version Manager, Ruby 1.9.2., Mac OS X 10.5.8 and Xcode 3.1.1.

Filed under: languages, tools

Compile and configure PostgreSQL on Mac OS X

The steps that I followed to compile, install and configure PostgreSQL 8.4.4 on Mac OS X 10.5.8 with Xcode 3.1.1.

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