“Bad gateway” with nginx, PHP-FPM using FreeBSD socket

August 30, 2014

After updating a FreeBSD jail I got the dreaded “502 Bad gateway” error from nginx, here’s how I fixed it:

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Running Plunker in IE9

August 25, 2014

While testing some code using Plunker I discovered that it doesn’t support IE9.

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Customer service done right

August 24, 2014

Recently, I sent a mail to Airbnb, requesting a feature that I believe would benefit me and other customers of their service. Here’s what happened:

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Inspecting a Kendo UI Datepicker for theming

August 21, 2014

The Kendo UI Datepicker has no configuration option to show it all the time. How to inspect and theme it?

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Popcorn Time on Manjaro

June 9, 2014

How to fix a startup error from Popcorn Time 3.2 beta (64-bit) on Manjaro: yaourt libudev.so.0 This fixed the problem for me with the version of Popcorn Time available at time4popcorn.eu.

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Power management under i3 on Arch Linux

March 10, 2014

sudo pacman -S xfce4-power-manager xfce4-power-manager-settings Make the necessary configuration settings, such as suspending upon closing the lid vi .config/i3/config Add this at the bottom: exec –no-startup-id sleep 3 && xfce4-power-manager  

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