My Take On Quality Open Source Projects

First I will say that I have never managed an open-source project. I have only been a contributor and user. I have used many open-source projects and have managed many IT projects.

I'm going to outline some of my ideas here which I believe are the most important factors to …

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And we're back!!

After being down for almost a year, we're back! This is no longer brendon.com, it's brendon.net!

Wordpress has been updated thanks to wp-cli. I can't believe this thing want's FTP enabled to auto-update!

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iTunes Error - cannot save library, not enough memory

Yes, we all know iTunes sucks, but some of us are stuck with it. Anyway, I was receiving an error like "iTunes Library file cannot be saved not enough memory". I didn't save the exact error, I should have.

Anyway, I loaded up process monitor and noticed a lot of …

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Excluding .svn from Windows Search in Windows 7

As I see it, its not possible to exclude .svn directories from Windows Search. At least not in Windows 7. Before Windows 7, I was using Copernic to index my data, but I thought I'd give the Microsoft solution a try. Hours later after modifying the registry and group policy …

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The Landmark Forum Experience… why not?

Recently I attended The Landmark Forum and had a very positive experience. Luckily, I took the advice of my friend to take the class and did ZERO research before signing up. If I had done some research, I think I would have NOT signed up. I believed his word that …

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About

Thanks for visiting my site! My name is Brendon Baumgartner, and this is my weblog about various technical subjects and the occasional personal topic.

Personal Information

I live in the Bay Area, California. When I’m not working or sitting at the computer, I’m playing kickball, going out with …

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My First Entry... What's the point of blogging and why I'm here

I'm constantly online reading, writing, and more reading. When I have a problem I'm trying to solve, I start googling. I start skimming the search results, weeding out the bogus entries in my head. We all know that a URL says a lot about the quality of the search result …

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