jQuery UI positioning

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Ok, so I played around a little bit with positioning elements on a screen tonight and I thought I would pass along my thoughts. The official documentation lists the my: at: and of: properties. It’s actually a pretty powerful tool and the first time you look at it you might go “huh”. I think it’s […]

PHP Generators

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Ok, I have been reading Modern PHP by Josh Lockhart and I came across something that I never even knew that I could use to immediately update my code and that is generators. If you don’t know what they are, they are basically one way iterators without all the fancy stuff. But the greatest use […]

PHP and multiple header locations

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Ok, this is going to be a short post since I am in the middle of a rollout. But I am transferring some pages over and I want to make sure customers don’t lose bookmarks that they have, so I redirect with PHP header tags. Well, you ever thought what would happen if you have […]

PHP Encryption and Remember Me

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Programmers, or at least those serious about security and encryption, will tell you that the only way to be secure is not have a remember me function anyways. In addition to that, you would also not have a reset password functionality either. But we all know in today’s world, you almost have to have it […]

Blur and Click Events JavaScript

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Just a small blurb about a problem I ran into today that I wanted to pass along. I have a kind of feature in an app that when you tab off the last element of a row, it gives you a brand new row to work on in the same table. (Think tabular data here). […]

JQuery UI Datepickers and Dialogs Oh My

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Ok, a quick little post about some weird happenings with jquery UI datepickers and dialogs and some weird things. I am working on an application that opens alternate dialogs (dialog on top of another dialog) with text fields that are turned into datepickers on the focus event. Well, if you know anything about the behavior […]

PHP CLI and Local Setup Headaches

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Ok, I had some trouble running across some Linux setup stuff when it comes to running cron jobs for PHP scripts that I wanted to pass along in a helpful post. We had some cron jobs that were running weekly and monthly for a long time in the old CGI environment. They were working just […]