An Overview of the new ExtJS 4 Javascript framework

Having worked with ExtJS 3.1, it’s a real pleasure to see them keep pushing forward today with the release of version 4. ExtJS is a great framework for doing specific types of UI, and it takes a minute to wrap your mind around the mainly class system configuration programming style required to get things rollingContinue reading “An Overview of the new ExtJS 4 Javascript framework”

Deleting a file or folder monitored by TortoiseSVN

If you are trying to delete a file or folder and it won’t let you by saying that it is being used by another process and you are sure that no other visible program has it opened, chances are it is being monitored by TSVNCache.exe, the background process that watches your file system for SVNContinue reading “Deleting a file or folder monitored by TortoiseSVN”

How to easily delete Subversion Folders in Windows

You’ve probably ran into a situation where you needed to just remove Subversion SVN folders from your project, maybe do a new checkout or whatever. I’ve ran into the issue while trying to create a new working copy of a repository i have been working with after getting a : This happened because i checkedContinue reading “How to easily delete Subversion Folders in Windows”

Zend Framework: mysqlnd cannot connect to MySQL 4.1+ using the old insecure authentication

Setting a new project that uses Zend Framework in Zend Studio I ran into an issue trying to launch the app. I got an this error; It turns out, the version of Zend I am running is 1.7, which is coded against an earlier version of PHP and when i installed WAMP i installed theContinue reading “Zend Framework: mysqlnd cannot connect to MySQL 4.1+ using the old insecure authentication”

WAMP Apache Error: “You don’t have permission to access / on this server”

Installing and setting up WAMP is a breeze on Windows, but you are bound to run into issues. I’ve encountered a peculiar one this weekend while trying to run a PHP application I am working on. I had XAMPP already running on my machine, and to avoid having both WAMP and XAMPP lauching by side,Continue reading “WAMP Apache Error: “You don’t have permission to access / on this server””