Posts in April 2009

Excerpt: Why I Use Cakephp

Excerpt: Why I Use Cakephp

Awesome comment about why he uses CakePHP @ http://dojo.codegreene.com/?p=148 I’ve been developing for the last 9 years. Since I got into frameworks, I can’t imagine myself one day “digging holes without a shovel”. Everyone says it’s hard to learn how to use frameworks. The fact... [+]

Feeling Dirty After So Much SQL

What this does is go through my Apache log in my MySQL DB and calculate unique hits, overall hits, amount of bandwidth used per month, and only for the past 3 months! Making sure each month begins and ends on the first and last day... [+]

Tech Hype with Dodgy Titles

Tech Hype with Dodgy Titles

I’m getting so sick and tired of all these posts that show up in my rss reader from sources like Digg, Techcrunch and Wired. They all seem to talk in absolute terms, making their content come across as gospel, when in fact it is written... [+]

My CakePHP Category Tree Helper

Hey everyone. Not so much a tutorial here, but more so a snippet of code to help some of you out. My problem was with the CakePHP tree component. The way that the tree organised data in CakePHP works is through establishing a neighbour like... [+]

Nightgen Tshirts!

Nightgen Tshirts!

Slug Slugfield Regex with CakePHP Validation

Not a very special post, however i simply wanted to make future reference for myself with my CakePHP custom regex validation for slug fields. [crayon-5904b38c5576d901396492/] Also here is my function to convert my titles to a slug 🙂 Using CakePHP of course! [crayon-5904b38c557d6425807174/]