Ottawa Valley SAGE

March Followup

It’s time again for an update after the meeting. Somewhat better turnout than last month (by one person). The talk was short but somewhat interesting. Of course, finding a practical usage case is entirely based on what you do for a living.

Interestingly enough, after the meeting, while I ...

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Jupyter/IPython Notebook demo from ovSAGE talk

Just a simple demo document that I used for my March Talk to illustrate interactive documentation with potentially live data. Of course, this version is not live, it is frozen at the moment I converted it to static HTML to post here, showing that Pelican also handles ipython notebooks. Just to make sure this is referenced properly, the original notebook I hacked up for the talk came from this github repository: https://github.com/jvns/pandas-cookbook

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Post February Update

Not too much to say after the Thursday meeting. Small attendance, small topic.

We had a new person show up, so it wasn’t the best night for me to have lost my presentation. I’ve had ghost copies of presentations hang around for ages and not be able to ...

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Access control headers

I visited the site yesterday and all of the social media icons had turned into hollow squares. I thought that was a little odd, given that it had been working before that so I checked to make sure the fonts were being served. The logs showed that the requests were ...

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OSX and the dd command

In prepartaion for building one of those Raspberry Pi clusters for a demo, I was dumping the raspbian image to a 8GB class 10 SD card on my macbook pro. The write speed was abysmal…

laptop:~ user$ sudo dd if=./2015-11-21-raspbian-jessie.img of=/dev/disk2 bs=1m
Password:
3752+0 ...
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