April 26, 2012
I'm a huge fan of Jeff Atwood, guru of software development and all things Web, and his Coding Horror blog. However, in a recent post entitled "Make Your Email Hacker Proof," he makes some harrowingly false claims about email security.
April 23, 2012
The best way -- perhaps the only way -- to fully optimize Drupal is with external caching.
April 20, 2012
For ages, I've been using
ps to determine Apache's RAM usage (and advising others to do the same) according to the guide at devside.net (despite being disappointed that they added a massive advertisement at the top of the page). More recently I've found that it's not very accurate.
April 5, 2012
Last month, Amazon Web Services announced two new changes to EC2 that removed the last reasons that we didn't use or recommend this service for VPS hosting:
- Medium instances in the 4 GB RAM ballpark (3.75 GB)
- 64-bit support on all instance sizes