This tutorial shows how to mount and format partitions. I will also provide some tips and a step by step description how to auto mount a partition on a reboot.

Many frameworks and tools require the existence of an special environment variable directing to your java installation called JAVA_HOME. Here I will explain how to set it on linux and Mac OSX.

We wanted to speed up a php web scraper. It uses a while loop to load all data sequentially from a csv file. The performance was quite bad because the script always blocks execution while it waits for a HTTP response (this happens on each loop iteration). I used the following approach to parallelise the execution with minimal rewriting afford.