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Ben Fulton
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How Installing a Random Tool Caused Ruby on Rails to Stop Working
At work I maintain a little Ruby on Rails site. Not a particularly interesting site, just a set of pages of statistics gathered from various databases around the organization. It runs on a RHEL6 virtual machine and I write most of the code on my Windows lap...

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Geek Dinner, Nov. 13, Function Brewing
Need a place to show off your Microsoft Fitness Band? Or want a recommendation on HP's new 3D printer? Function Brewing is the place to get your technology fix on Nov. 13th at 5:30, as the geeks of Bloomington will gather for food, drink, and talking techno...

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Trinity RNA-Seq
In January a site went live called  readingroom.info . I suspect due to the timing and the subject matter it was a student project. The idea was to write summaries - no more than 500 words - of scientific papers and allow people to comment on and discuss th...

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The Slim protocol
I wrote earlier about Fitnesse and Slim style integration testing. There are only a few commands associated with Slim tables, but the precise meaning of the command is left to the Slim server. For example, according to the Slim documentation , This instruct...

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Fitnesse and Slim
Fitnesse is a rather nice testing tool. It's been around since what seems like the beginning of the integration testing movement. It's based around HTML tables that are translated into application code. The wiring that translates tables into code are called...

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Geek Dinner, June 3, Irish Lion
With Circle City Con coming up in just a couple of weeks, and Sigma Play just finished, we need to have a Geek Dinner! You'll want to have your Raspberry Pi ready for hacking an d be ready to discuss the TrueCrypt audit intelligently. Or if that's not your ...

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Geek Dinner, February 19, Uptown Cafe
Yes, we're trying to keep up with the tradition! Plan on attending a geek dinner at Michael's Uptown Cafe on February 19th. See you there!

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As I attempt to map reads to the human genome, I create a suffix array.
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