The Real Web Developer

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Back when I was in construction building residential homes we had builders that we called “Weekend Warriors”. Everyone with a hammer thinks they can build a home. Not saying they did not know what they were doing, but they were doing it in a fashion that gave them a work around the legalities of construction. … Continued

Useful Linux Terminal Commands and Utils

Linux terminal is a powerful tool that most Windows users do not use or know until they are forced to. Case in point, about 2 years ago now I installed Ubuntu on my notebook and a year ago on my workstation. The biggest reason is that mentioned in the first line of this post. The … Continued

PHP Hash Algorithms

So I was playing with some hashing and upon reading up on available hashes decided to do some benchmarks.

Code Completion in phpStorm with phpBB3

As I mentioned in a previous phpStorm post, phpStorm is my favourite PHP IDE. Since I do a lot of work with phpBB3, I have a couple tips for code completion. There are basically 2 main phpBB3 code libs that do not have completion and are used a lot. The DBAL and ACM, though the … Continued

Code Completion for CodeIgniter in phpStorm

Open source projects can sometimes be a bit of a pain in phpStorm. Here I am going to show how to fix code completion for CodeIgniter in phpStorm. Common Issues