How To: Run multiple commands on Linux; but in parallel!

The Situation In the world of computing being able to execute multiple commands at the same time is a big deal. Even early operating system…

How-to: Easily update MariaDB from 10.0 onward on Cent OS 7

The Situation Recently I had to update the database services in an number of environments. The reasons were the typical ones: performance, bug fixes, keeping-up-with-the-jones,…

Using `shellcheck` to lint your bash/sh scripts.

Being involved in technology, specifically web, it does not take long we have to write a bash (or shell) script.

Parallel bash process execution.

Ever do something in bash and wish you could do it in parallel? Checkout this excellent article by Bash Prompt.¬†One use case I can think…

Out of the box performance: PHP + PDO + MariaDB

Backstory: Another week, another evening at the Pub with some friends and colleges. Somehow or the other we got on the topic of database insert¬†performance…

How I got linux SSH to work on windows 10…

So one of the biggest issues I personally have had with windows is the in-ability to emulate a decent Linux terminal. Sure I could dual…