Monthly Archives: April 2010


Disable PHP warnings in seyret

The seyret video module used on this site is awesome, but the PHP warnings it was spewing out on my site were unacceptable. Finally tracked it down. The errors looked like this: Notice: Undefined variable: […]

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Busted Westinghouse TV SK-32H540S

I got a frantic call from my mom a while back about her Westinghouse TV. She would turn it on, and then seconds later, the display would go blank. The audio stayed on, and the […]

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Bash MySQL function

I use this function to run SQL queries from bash scripts. [code lang=”bash”] fRunQuery(){ # This function should always be preceeded by a SQL statement # Loaded into the variable SQL # ie) SQL="SELECT * […]

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Javascript to format date like mm/dd/yyyy hh:mm:ss

[code lang=”js”] var today = new Date(); var dd = today.getDate(); var mm = today.getMonth()+1;//January is 0! var yyyy = today.getFullYear(); var hours = today.getHours(); var minutes = today.getMinutes(); var seconds = today.getSeconds(); if(dd<10){dd=’0’+dd} if(mm<10){mm=’0’+mm} […]

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AJAX waiting indicator

The following code snippet will display a waiting indicator during any AJAX request. [code lang=”js”] //Adds a wait indicator to any ajax requests $(‘body’).ajaxStart(function() { $(‘#loading’).show(); }); $(‘body’).ajaxStop(function() { $(‘#loading’).hide(); }); [/code]

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