January 25th, 2013 - 9:20 am § in Internet, Symfony, Technology

Dumping doctrine entities without print_r

I’ve run into a problem with a personal project I’ve been working on, whereby my normal debugging process is to ensure I’m getting the correct data from the database using php’s print_r function. Recently this has been causing Apache to hang on my laptop, due to the massive q[...]

January 24th, 2013 - 4:53 pm § in Miscellaneous, Personal, Sports

What should ultimate call me

I’m just going to leave this here – if you play ultimate, its pretty hilarious. Whatshouldultimatecallme.[...]

December 19th, 2012 - 11:15 am § in Internet

Deleting my instagram account

I’m sure if you’ve been keeping up with recent developments in the social space, you have heard about Instagram’s brand-new terms of service, basically allowing Instagram to sell your photos to third parties without telling you.  It also seems that Instagram has done an about face[...]

December 13th, 2012 - 10:39 am § in Internet, Symfony

Using Twitter Bootstrap and Symfony2 with MopaBootstrapBundle

I found this setup article on how to use Twitter Bootstrap with Symfony2, and wanted to post it here for safe-keeping. Using Twitter Bootstrap and Symfony2 with MopaBootstrapBundle. During the setup, I also ran into a strange MAMP problem, where for some reason the MAMP developers chose to override [...]

December 6th, 2012 - 10:00 am § in Facebook

Safari Facebook Application Cookie

Ran into a random issue with the latest version of Safari recently, and wanted to post the solution here (since it took quite a bit of searching to figure out what was going on).  Apparently Apple has changed Safari to not allow third party cookies through iFrames, meaning that Facebook application[...]

November 21st, 2012 - 11:26 am § in Computers, Servers, Symfony, Technology

Fixing VMWare Fusion permissions for shares under Ubuntu guest

I’ve been running into weird issues with running Symfony on an Ubuntu VM Guest, with the files shared via hgfs (VMWare file sharing), where I’d get PHP Errors like: “Unexpected $end” in the generated cache files.  After much googling, I came across this blog post – I&#[...]