ssh-pageant invaluable tool for those who run Ansible under cygwin

grab this little tool that would automatically read your keys from pageant whenever ssh connection is made. It won’t start pageant though, you have been warned!

CSS Methodology/Strategy

Below are some insigths/ideas about most efficient structuring of CSS that I found of the web.

OOCSS + architecture from general to more concrete

CSS3 Tricks

Heading Sidelines

CA cert for Ruby on windows

If you ever install Ruby on Windows (Win 8.1 in my case) and are having issues with the SSL3 certificate e.g. error: SSL_connect returned=1 errno=0 state=SSLv3 read server certificate B: certificate verify failed then follow this link:
CA cert for Ruby on windows

self-hosted “vagrant cloud”

Here is the nice writeup:

Windows 8 VPN connection problem Error 691

If you get error 691 when connecting to VPN on Windows 8/8.1, try following instructions on this page:
Error 691 Windows 8 VPN

Can’t activate Win8 after a clean install of upgrade version?

I could not activate my Win8 that I clean installed (formatted HDD and installed from clean) because my installation copy was an upgrade version and it should only install on top of other existing windows installation. This page helped a lot Windows 8 Upgrade: clean install possible?

Look closer to the bottom of the page for the heading Activate Windows 8 Pro Upgrade

Willing to upgrade WIn 8 to Win8.1 but not seeing the option?

Just a note for those who have genuine version of Win 8 installed on their machine but not seeing update to Win 8.1 in the app store. You need to have KB 2871389 installed before the update becomes available in the store. Checkout this page

Learning Angular JS path

These are the steps I would take if I was to learn Angualr JS from scratch:

  1. Egg Head Angular JS bite size videos
  2. Dan Wahlin’s AngularJS Fundamentals In 60-ish Minutes

How to quickly get your WAN IP

This one simply outputs your IP and nothing else when you visit it in the browser. Quite clever and useful!