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VIPS on Amazon Linux AMI

VIPS s a free image processing system (library) – in comparison  to similar libraries is super fast, and does not neet much memory. Checkout this speed memory usage. In most cases you can install it by...

XCache vs APC PHP 5.4.x

Recently I decided to run some upgrades on my servers, and go up to PHP 5.5. I’ve been using APC for a while (convenience) – usually is also bundled with all available repositories, or you...

PHPUnit and CodeIgniter 3.0

Quick tutorial how to setup proper unit testing with PHPUnit and CodeIgniter 3.0. We need couple elements CodeIgniter – we are working with version 3.0rc3 PHPUnit – latest one If you don’t have phpunit installed globally,...

State of CodeIgniter minify library

Recently I made couple of updates for CodeIgniter minify library. It’s more modular, it has multiple compression engines for JS and CSS. Also you could overwrite default file names for generated files. I strongly...