Nginx, PHP, and GNUPG for Raspbian (Pi Zero)

September 16th, 2016 @ 18:23 Ubuntu Packages

This certainly falls under the "more interesting than practical" of things I've done.

Since I've recently aquired a few Raspberry Pi Zero's, I've been playing around with running Nginx and PHP on them, and experimenting with a functional web server on the Raspbian platform

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Easily add to your APT list file

February 8th, 2016 @ 17:50 Ubuntu Packages

One of the common problems I have when configuring a new server is that I need to install packages I maintain on, my personal APT repository. Since I use an ECC signing key , I need to have GNUPG modern installed for my signing key to be recognized by apt

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Mastering Yii is Published - Now Available on Amazon!

February 1st, 2016 @ 21:38 Books

Mastering Yii is now Published

After several months of hard work and writing I’m very pleased to announce that my second book, Mastering Yii is now available on Amazon!

The book outlines several different Yii projects that you can build and expand upon to create awesome Yii web applications

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RE: We want to hear from you on encryption

December 9th, 2015 @ 20:49 Programming

The White House recently responded to a "We the People" petition asking those who participated to share their thoughts on strong encryption. The following is my response

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PHP 7 and PHP 5.6 Vagrant Boxes now on Vagrant Cloud!

December 8th, 2015 @ 19:47 Programming

With the most recent announcement of PHP7, several individuals have asked me what the best way is to both try out the production release of PHP7 and how they can quickly explore my PHP and Nginx packages. Starting today I'm happy to announce that I am now providing [Vagrant Cloud](https://atlas

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PHP 7 Now Available!

December 3rd, 2015 @ 22:38 Programming

The PHP Group recently announced the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.0. I’m proud to announce the immediate availability of PHP-FPM 7.0.0 which is hosted on

For a list of changed in PHP 7.0.0 please read the [change log](https://secure

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Customer Service and Advice

October 13th, 2015 @ 20:43 Personal

One of my favorite toys to play with when I was a kid were Legos. As a kid I remember seeing the incredible 6286-1: Skull's Eye Schooner kit, but not being able to purchase it as Lego discontinued it

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Introducting yii2-analytics.js

October 10th, 2015 @ 13:51 Yii

Yii2 Analytics.js Integration

Today I'm happy to announce a new extension for Yii2 called yii2-analytics.js.

This extension provides Analytics.js integration for [Yii Framework 2](www.yiiframework

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Modern Mail Exchange Protocol

August 13th, 2015 @ 16:32 Programming

Today I'd like to announce a new experimental protocol I've been designing called Modern Mail Exchange Protocol (MMXP). MMXP is a new messaging protocol designed to transfer electronic messages between users in a secure and distributed way. This document outlines the MMXP and related protocols, syntax and recommended configuration

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PGP Key Change

July 21st, 2015 @ 19:35 Personal

My personal PGP/GPG key has changed. The fingerprint of my new key is 77D4 529F 2CEF B65F 8780 86F1 2875 D7C7 398E CFC4 . For more details view the full post

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