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Configuring Cordova to update the Android version code

Last updated: 09/07/2014 23:41:01

When releasing to the Google play store a numeric android version code needs to be given as well as the semantic version number that the end users will see.

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How to find the minimum perl version required for a module

Last updated: 02/07/2014 00:08:57

When creating a perl module it is important that you state the minimum perl version needed to run the code.

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Make the keyboard repeat rate on Mac OSX even faster

Last updated: 12/12/2013 11:06:58

Even when setting thekeyboard repeat rate to its fastest in the Mac OSX system preferences the rate the keyboard repeats is still not fast enough. The speed is set using an integer value, the lowest it can be set from the system preferences is "2" but it can be set to "0" or "1" from the terminal, as follows:

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How to remove characters from the end of a string in BASH

Last updated: 06/12/2013 00:06:13

BASH has a builtin method of removing characters from the end of a string variable. The example below shows how to remove a specific extension from a file name string:

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