Web Development

04 Jun, 15

Elasticsearch fails with error "This can result in part of the JVM being swapped out. Increase RLIMIT_MEMLOCK (ulimit)". What to do?

Well, basically, that means you have too low memlock limit setting in your OS. This can be easily fixed in two steps:

1) Edit /etc/security/limits.conf file and add to the end:

  1. * hard memlock unlimited
  2. * soft memlock unlimited

2) Add a line in the /etc/pam ...

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29 May, 12

A solution for: An error occurred while sending mail (SSL_connect returned=1 errno=0 state=unknown state: unknown protocol) in Redmine 2.0 / Rails 3.2.3

Being a Drupal developer I do use magnificent redmine (http://redmine.org) to manage my tasks and projects. If you don't know, Redmine is a Rails-based application so from time to time I have my hands dirty with ruby code (it doesn't hurt at all ;)).

Today I decided to upgrade ...

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23 Aug, 10

To Fold or Not to Fold? Breaking One of the Most Popular Web Design Myths

Planning a website is not an easy task, indeed. At the first stage, you have a pen and a paper and everything goes pretty smooth. Then you sit down before a computer, open your designing/prototyping software (Photoshop, Fireworks, Balsamiq Mockups, MS Word...) and start implementing your layout in a ...

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18 Dec, 09

Design Fast Websites Because Speed Really Matters!

Speed really matters, especially on the Web. Is your page loading fast? Woot, you added some cool fancy widgets? Do you know how slower your page is loading now? Can you imagine how much users you've lost because of that? Amazon lost 1% in sales because of loading page ...

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10 Jul, 09

Aptana 1.5 Released

A good IDE tool which I frequently use for my web developments Aptana was updated to version 1.5!

A new version is now based on the latest Eclipse 3.5 (Galileo) platform.The main improvements developers promised to the public are significant performance boost and less memory consumption (man ...

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11 Jun, 09

Jquery Tools

Without any doubts, Jquery is one of the best and most popular javascript frameworks available. It changed the way how the Web looks and how it works.

And I just wanted to let you know about one good collection of jquery effects which will enchance your web projects for sure ...

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04 Jun, 09

Zen-Coding for Aptana

Found a nice solution to speed up html/css code writing. It is a most boring part of the codin when you're typing ing those nested divs, tabs, tags, etc. Well, some russian guys made a cool addon for Aptana (also available for Coda, NetBeans, TextMate) which speeds up ...

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29 May, 09

Google Wave - WOW!

I didn't write for a long time. But today I want to share my exitement with upcoming Google service called Google Wave. Google Wave is a new tool for communication and collaboration on the web. Here is a big demo of this, watch and enjoy:

I think this one ...

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11 Mar, 09

Wordpress or not Wordpress?

I'm a true Drupal addict. Most people think it is hard, but it is not. It is logical, simple and very flexible. As I'm trying other solutions, I become more and more assured in Drupal advantages.

One of such solutions or competitors is Wordpress. Perfect bloging platform and ...

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