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I decided that I should start posting up some of the more geeky stuff that other geeks might find interesting.

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Vimeo, OAuth and CakePHP Session Security Settings

So after ripping my hair out for a good 2-3hrs trying to figure out why my Vimeo OAuth requests wasn’t returning any sessions variables, I finally figured it out. CakePHP’s Configure::write(‘Security.level’, ‘medium’); sets PHP’s session.referer_check and denies any other hosts from setting session variables. I was wondering why half my sessions vars were gone and […]

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Firefox Addons/Extensions

Google Browser Sync – Keep bookmarks synced between browsers http://www.google.com/tools/firefox/browsersync/ FireBug – Web Developer Debugger and more! https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/1843/ LORI – Life of Request Info – Measure page performance https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/1743/ ColorZilla – Advanced Color-picker https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/271/ Download Statusbar – View Downloads status https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/26/ DownThemAll – Mass downloader https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/201/ Header Spy – Show HTTP headers https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/4276/ HTML Validator […]

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Simple System Utilities & Tools

Visual Task Tips – View thumbnail of application from your Taskbar. http://www.visualtasktips.com/ AMP Font Viewer http://www.ampsoft.net/ Burnatonce – Simple straight to the point CD Burner http://www.burnatonce.com/ CCleaner – Registry + System cleaner. http://www.ccleaner.com/ Daemon Tools – Mount ISO and other formats. http://www.daemon-tools.cc/dtcc/announcements.php Fullsync – Keep files & directories sync’d http://fullsync.sourceforge.net/ PuTTY – SSH Client http://www.chiark.greenend.org.uk/~sgtatham/putty/ […]

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