Apr 30

Linux from Scratch

I was given the task a few weeks ago of finding point of sale software for our clinic. I started by looking at all the open source options. Two likely candidates were PHP Point of Sale and Lemon POS. Since this point of sale would be put on either a stand-alone system or be placed on a server I decided I would set up a system for testing.  I’ve been using Linux for the last 5 years or so but I’m more of a distro and windowing user. That’s why I like Ubuntu so much. It just works out of the box.  I don’t have to compile code to get an application working.
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Apr 29

Spring Cleaning & Going Dark

I’m not really sure why it happened but beginning around the 1st of March I just went dark on the internet. I would occasionally check in on Facebook but I stopped blogging, tweeting and all that other outward focused internet type stuff. One, I didn’t think I had that much to say and two, I just hit a rough patch personally and didn’t have the energy to write. Continue reading