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How To Deploy To Clojars

Ben's Definitive Guide to Deploying to Clojars So, you've written your Clojure library and it's time to release it to the world. What's next? Pushing to Clojars, of course. Clojars is the place for Clojure libraries, and it's easy to get started. Unfortunately, it's not easy to discover how to…

The Details are Important!

In my field, we like to talk about the "first 90%" and "second 90%" of software projects, with the implication that the latter takes far longer than the first. My experience is that the second 90% gets short shrift - whether because deadlines are fast approaching, or priorities have changed…

VirtualBox in Mavericks

Having just updated to OS X Mavericks, I was dismayed to find that I could no longer start my Vagrant boxes - vagrant up failed 100% of the time, with the following error message: Stderr: 0%... Progress state: NS_ERROR_FAILURE VBoxManage: error: Failed to create the host-only adapter VBoxManage…

Ghost In Upstart

I admit it - I'm a closet sysadmin. Setting up a blog is much more appealing to me than actually writing one, and Ghost is no different in that respect. What is different is that, as a node app whose only distribution is a tarball, there aren't as many established…