By Michael Robinson on May 30, 2014, Filed in: Technology
Connection limits for a selection of Amazon RDS instances, as provided by AWS support staff:
- db.m1.small: 121
- db.m1.medium: 296
- db.m3.medium: 296
- db.m1.large: 604
- db.m1.xlarge: 1232
- db.m2.xlarge: 1406
- db.m2.4xlarge: 2836
- db.cr1.8xlarge: 20463
By Michael Robinson on May 5, 2013, Filed in: Rapidweaver
While developing a site with Rapid Weaver and Meta Mate, the Facebook Object Debugger is extremely useful. It shows exactly what Facebook and other services will see when they attempt to extract Open Graph information from your pages.
By Michael Robinson on May 1, 2013, Filed in: Vim
The most helpful tip I read after deciding to use Vim exclusively was initially a massive PITA. Disable the arrow keys. If you really do want to learn Vim properly, do this.
By Michael Robinson on April 30, 2013, Filed in: Vim
Compared to using an editor like Sublime Text 2, vim is hard. The way one interacts with vim compared to other editors seems about as different as Chinese is to English. Knowing this, why the hell would anyone want to learn it? Here are my reasons.
By Michael Robinson on April 14, 2013, Filed in: Tutorial
Following up on my post on how to fully customize the E-Junkie cart
visually, this post describes how to translate the E-Junkie shopping cart.