Getting Ready for Tiger

As anyone with a Mac knows, the new version of Mac OS X, the Apple operating system, is being released today. My copy from Amazon should arrive soon. To prepare myself, I’ve got a checklist on my desk of things to do to be ready. I’ve had some pretty...

Will Scrimshaw Continue?

I’ve been reading a ton about coding guidelines as I work to expand on Scrimshaw. I’ve come to realize two things. First, this coding style in itself is about helping me to be more productive. If it helps someone else, even better. But it’s for me....

The Value of Values

Within every Centeno-based application is a Values object. Many config.php files I’ve seen require that you then include the file into every page in the application. I’ll be looking through the code and find $someVar and I look through and I’m...

Installing SuSE Linux 9.2

I recently reformatted my server at home and installed the very latest SuSE-9.2 (9.3 isn’t out yet- I keep waiting for SuSE X, but I’m not sure if that will happen. :)). SuSE still does not supply ISO images, but they do provide a download of a boot CD-ROM...

Creating a Centeno Service, Part 2

So below is our basic E-mail service for Centeno. The e-mail code is code based on what I usually use in projects, so feedback is welcome. Notice the use of the Values class. That’s another article I should do next I guess. Think of it as a valid values class or...