In this blog post on January 26 2015, Code School became part of Pluralsight. The website codeschool.com continued to operate normally until earlier this year when a banner showed the site would shut down and transition to Pluralsight June 1st. The banner pointed to this url, which gives a great overview of the changes but was sparse on what would take place during the transition.
It wasn't until June 1st that I finally understood the full breadth of the transition and stumbled upon the integration faqs. The important bit of information is this snippet:
Will I be able to access my Code School invoices or course history? ...
After putting the solution in
my previous post through its paces for a few
weeks, I realized the less intrusive approach is to patch Homestead v2's
scripts/create-mysql.sh with the following
#!/usr/bin/env bash cat > /etc/mysql/conf.d/password_expiration.cnf << EOF [mysqld] default_password_lifetime = 0 EOF service mysql restart DB=$1; mysql -e "CREATE DATABASE IF NOT EXISTS ...
On November 7th 2016, I was hit with a peculiar issue I've never seen before working in a provisioned Homestead box. The exception:
PDOException in Connector.php line 55: SQLSTATE[HY000]  Your password has expired. To log in you must change it using a client that supports expired passwords.
Firing up a different vagrant machine, I was greeted with the same problem. This seemed to affect all of the vagrant
boxes using version
laravel/homestead (virtualbox, 0.3.3).
On the machine, the MySQL version displayed by
I wanted to mark what feels like an oasis in the desert of a long journey. During my last job search over 2 years ago, I tired of what had become a disjointed resume update routine. Accomplish a task, go to the Word-document-as-one-true-source, update, print to PDF, go to LinkedIn, update, go to careers.stackoverflow.com, update, rinse & repeat.
I yearned for one interchangeable format that allowed me to generate HTML, Word and PDF at the very least. JSON Resume combined with resume-linkedin seemed like a great fit. Unfortunately, due to recent LinkedIn API changes resume-linkedin was all but useless. My first contribution was born out of the realization that if you could get the Linked ...