Install Redis on Windows without enabling WSL

The default installation instructions of Redis on Windows 11 asks one to enable WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux). But an alternate approach exists if you do not/ cannot install WSL. You can head to https://github.com/microsoftarchive/redis/releases and download the compiled binaries there and install Redis. (NOTE: during installation change the port from default 6379 to 16379. …

Solved : Remote control of SL4A from computer

I setup the remote control SL4A environment. C:\Windows\system32>set AP_PORT=9999 C:\Windows\system32>adb forward tcp:9999 tcp:55407 When trying to import android from the command line python interface I got this error C:\Windows\system32>python Python 2.7.3 (default, Apr 10 2012, 23:31:26) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)] on win 32 Type “help”, “copyright”, “credits” or “license” for more information. >>> import …

Solved : 404 error while changing Permalink Settings in WordPress on Ubuntu + Apache2

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and LAMP (Apache2) I did a fresh installation on WordPress and tried changing the Permalink settings from default to┬áPost name option. But when I navigated to the posts, I used to get a 404 – Page not found error Doing this solved the problem. Making sure that the Mod_rewrite is …

How to embed a Wolfram Mathematica demonstration in your webpage in 3 easy steps

This is a test post + a tutotial on embedding your Mathematica demos in your web-page ! Convert the interactive document into a CDF (Computable Document Format). You can get a number of them in the Wolfram demonstration projects. Upload the document to your server Insert the following snippet of code, to point to the …

Installing GD image manipulation capabilities in PHP on Ubuntu 11.04

I wanted to enable the image manipulation functions using Php. It was documented that the that GD library is included in Php versions 4.3 and above. I had PHP version 5.3.5 on my Ubuntu 11.04. I tested the GD support using the code: [php] < ?php echo "GD Info : “; var_dump(gd_info()); if (imagetypes() & …