Configuring Postgresql on OSX Lion

I ran into an issue today while trying to install Postgresql on OSX Lion. I followed the excellent documentation on this site – basically doing: brew install postgresql initdb /usr/local/var/postgres Then starting it with postgres -D /usr/local/var/postgres This all went great and my database was up and running! Only problem was when I tried to […]

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Loving and Hating programming languages

Yesterday I was involved in an interesting discussion about how, as developers, we tend to favor one programming language over the other. In fact developers are so passionate about their language choices that ‘favor’ is probably not the right word here. We often say we ‘love’ one language and ‘hate’ another – we’re passionate about […]

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