Posts in 2019

  • macOS: Setup New Elixir Project

    Tuesday, April 02, 2019 in macOS

    Pre-Requisites: Brew Erlang Database Engine (CloudSQL, Postgres, MySQL, . . . ) Install Elixir: brew install elixir Create new project: mix <project_name> - pre-bakes Phoenix into the Elixir project. mix new - will only create …

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Posts in 2018

  • macOS High Sierra: Fix Elixir+Phoenix Issues

    Wednesday, August 15, 2018 in macOS

    Issue: ** (Mix) The task “” could not be found Elixir version elixir v1.7.2 Solution Install latest phx using terminal command: mix archive.install Run …

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  • macOS Mojave: Guides

    Friday, June 08, 2018 in macOS

    Upgrading to macOS Mojave (Beta) 1. Pre-Requisites: Free/Paid Apple Developer account 2. Steps: Download and install configuration file from Developer Portal: …

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  • macOS High Sierra: Setup Ruby on Rails

    Thursday, January 11, 2018 in macOS

    Pre-Requisites: * Homebrew Install rbenv using: brew install rbenv Add the following to your terminal profile (.bash_profile or .zshrc etc): # rbenv export PATH="$HOME/.rbenv/bin:$PATH" eval "$(rbenv init -)" Relaunch the Terminal or …

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Posts in 2017

  • macOS root user security issue and how to fix it

    Thursday, November 30, 2017 in macOS

    What is root User? Root user is a special user account used for System Administration in Unix and Linux distros. The name of the account (root) is not the determining factor always. In Unix for example is UID. any account with UID = 0 is the …

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