Archive for December, 2006

Munin contacts needs some work

Monday, December 4th, 2006

I am using Munin to monitor and graph system parameters for our online machines at Gawab! Munin has a very flexible alerting system. lets look at how to setup alerting in the munin.conf file: You 1st create a contact list like so: contacts zein ramy sms-zeincontacts zein ramy sms-zein Then you specify how to send […]

Syntax highlighting in wordpress

Sunday, December 3rd, 2006

I need a plugin that will let me display code correctly.. the posts that include code really look bad!

Caching the book cover images

Saturday, December 2nd, 2006

In my “mybooklist” application I deal with lots of images! My current method has been to store the uploaded book covers in public/images/bookcovers/isbnnumber.png” and creating thumbnails on the fly in the list and grid views! Of course this is a very bad thing to do! The load on my server was going crazy with all […]