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Jefferson Kirkland
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'_remove_dead_weakref' error after upgrading to Ubuntu 17.10
Well, after finally getting my Flask app running and returning data, I upgraded my system to Ubuntu 17.10 (from 17.04).  Today, I tried to start my flask app and was greeted with a bunch of Python error output and the following error: ImportError: cannot im...

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Starting Out (and pulling my hair out) with Flask
Recently I started learning the Flask web framework .  Mostly because I have been doing a bunch of Python coding and would like that to bleed over a bit into the web development arena.  The need is not really out of anything work-related, its more of a pers...

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I give you.... PyBlueprint
About 3 years ago (or so), I created a bash script for starting a new Python project.  I was tired of setting up each new project by hand and wanted a quicker way to do it as a time saver.   That endeavor yielded a script that I have used for the last 3 yea...

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An Update On Combining PDF Files
Back on January 19th, 2009, I wrote a blog post about combining pdf files into one.  This is something I do now and again with one of my hobbies. When I wrote the aforementioned article, I was only doing this on a Linux server.  Since then I have become an ...

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Python pip Broken After Upgrade To OSx El Capitan
Wow its been a long time since I blogged.  I have no excuse other than things have been a touch crazy.  My work recently started allowing us to upgrade our Mac's from Yosemite to El Capitan.  For me the upgrade only took about 45 minutes, which is pretty qu...

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Where Is All My iPhone Space???
So recently my work upgraded my iPhone to an iPhone 6.  In preparation for this, I plugged in my old phone and offloaded all of my photos.  I made sure to delete them so the phone was cleaned off (as I always did.   To my amazement though, when going into i...

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Keep Your SSH Session ALIVE!!
Most of us have had those days where we have a bunch of windows open, ssh'd into multiple servers.  You get caught up working on one of those servers and forget about your other ssh sessions.  Or, if you are like me, you are using something like screen/tmux...

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Online Learning - Open Source Society (Computer Science)
Almost a year ago (1/31/2015 to be exact), I posted an article about online learning .  I reviewed a number of online places to take courses and learn a new skill and provided the list.  In my research around the internet I stumbled across another resource ...

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Run Pip Against Your Local Pypi Server
A couple of weeks ago I posted about creating your own pypi mirror.  Being the anal type and wanting a complete mirror (in case I needed a slightly older version of any module), I gave a quick tutorial on how to do this using the bandersnatch module.  Hopef...

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Creating A Rubygems Mirror On Ubuntu 14.10
So I guess it is apparent that I am on a bit of a kick creating mirrors.  This is because they are creating mirrors internally at work and I want to have a better understanding of how things work (and what is needed to puppetize things).  Before we can get ...
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