HTTP X-Content-License Header

I propose the implementation and usage of a HTTP license header, that is independent of the media on a per-file basis (Content-Type) and offers a fast way to identify content in a machine readable, generalized fashion. Definition:

Example response header:

Shared favs: Top tools and resources for the developer

First round,¬†shared favs! Here I am presenting you a collection of tools and helpful links that every developer should have heard of at least once.   LMVTFY: Let Me Validate That For You LMVTFY is a service that watches for new issues and new issue comments on a given GitHub repository. If the comments contain…

valid Google Charts HTTPS certificate

When trying to fetch charts from the default Google Charts API URL via HTTPS, you are going to get a certificate error because of the cert not being valid for the domain. The Google Charts service is available via different URLs but some of them seem to be invalid with the certificate. A valid SSL…

Custom image upload with NicEdit

I recently had to implement NicEdit with the ability to upload images to the server. NicEdit uploads images by default to imgur. If you want to change this to pictures beeing uploaded to your own server, you’d either have to change the onUpload event, or you imitate the imgur json response with your own values.…

Solution to “set failed… device or resource busy”

Problem: Cannot change wlan network (device interface) settings (iwconfig) on the RaspberryPi or your Linux Computer / Notebook, because it yields one of these lock errors due to busy device or resource: set failed on device wlan0; set failed on device mon0; failed: Device or resource busy wlan0 device or resource busy set ESSID: set…

typeahead.js with Bootstrap 3

To use Twitter’s typeahead.js with Twitter’s Bootstrap 3, additionally to the CSS for Bootsrap 2, you also have to add the following CSS class:

Either hide the Hint, or change it’s positioning, it won’t work with Bootstrap 3 by default. Also Button addons do not work.   I might put update this with the…

C# Stopwatch / Timer Tool for use with scrum

To track my hours for Scrum, I wrote a very tiny stopwatch that helps me burning my hours. The window is very small, has a slight opacity and stays on top. The timer can be paused or stopped. Sourcecode and Binary here: http://scdn.flowl.info/2013-005-adn/Timer/