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ImageMagick Trick

By scott - Last updated: Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Are your images taking up too much space on your server?  Don’t delete them, shrink them.  Here’s a little ImageMagick trick that worked perfectly for me. for img in `ls | grep -E IMG_[0-9]+{4}\.jpg` ; do convert $img -resize 50% $img ; done Disclaimer: If this borks your data, well, you should have tested first. […]

A little more reason, please

By scott - Last updated: Friday, August 22, 2008

OK, so my last post was a little heated.  A knee jerk of sorts.  I still feel the way I do, but I realize now that I need to apply a little more reason to my beliefs.

I’ll take my rights back now, please.

By scott - Last updated: Thursday, August 21, 2008

The First Amendment to the United States Constitution reads: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances. Keeping […]

family fixit

By scott - Last updated: Thursday, July 17, 2008

The following is the text of a letter I wrote and sent to my elected representatives.  Hey, if I don’t write to them, who will?  It’s a long read, but I think it’s a good read. I wish to express my concern over the disintegration of the family in California.  It is generally agreed that […]

Hello world!

By admin - Last updated: Tuesday, November 13, 2007

So, I’m starting this blog.  I’m not really sure what will become of it.  I’m terribly inconsistent with journals and things, so this may be the only post this blog ever sees, the again, it may not.