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TWIL 34th week

Namings:

  • Names Active Record and BBOM. The (anti)pattern of putting persistence logic in a model is called Active record. Infact, it’s turning the project I’m working on into a BBOM
  • Fortran can be faster than C. But also, you can get the same speed in C if you know what you’re doing
  • Macaronesia is the correct spelling for Macronesia.
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Compile Boostrap from sources in Ubuntu 14.04

Unfortunately, Ubuntu software repos are not up to date with Nodejs.

You shall use Chris Lea’s Repo

sudo apt-get install python-software-properties
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:chris-lea/node.js
sudo apt-get update

Then, install nodejs:

sudo apt-get install nodejs

Then it’s time for grunt to be installed (that’s  just plain Bootstrap’s tutorial from now on):

sudo npm install -g grunt-cli

Get into your bootstrap directory and run

npm install
npm update

You’re good to go, just run

grunt watch

Also, if you want sourcemaps, see this SO answer.

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