17 May 2022

MySQL Workbench on a Chromebook

I had some issues installing MySQL Workbench on my Chromebook but ended up getting it working by installing a slightly earlier release. I downloaded version 8.0.19 (Ubuntu Linux 18.04 (x86, 64-bit), DEB Package) and opened the  .deb
1 Apr 2017

Dump Linux desktop password – mimipenguin

The user huntergrgal on GitHub has today posted a shell script that will dump the login password for the current Linux desktop user. It takes advantage of the cleartext credentials in memory by dumping the process and extracting lines that have a
19 May 2016

Sendmail / PHP Mail Being Slow

First off it’s always a good idea to queue your email messages in your application then process them separately with a regular cron job etc. This improves the user experience by cutting the waiting for the mail