Introduction If you have ever had to or needed to copy or move a website, wget is quite handy. Wget is open source, available on Linux, OSX and Windows and is very easy to use. A whole website can be downloaded with one simple command.
Introduction With the introduction of Mono a while back, A large number of Windows only applications are being ported to Linux. The problem with C# at the moment in regards to GUI tool kits are the number of GUI tool kit bindings available and the cross platform ability.
Introduction I have already discussed how to dump optical media to an ISO file and why it may be useful, but now it has been dumped to a file it can be mounted as a virtual device. In Windows I use Virtual CloneDrive which is an extremely easy to use application and driver with a […]
Introduction There are many reasons why dumping a CD/DVD/BD would be handy. I like to keep my applications and games on a hard drive in case I have to re-install either the software or operating system. Installing from a hard drive is a lot faster and prevents any scratches that may have occurred while handling […]
To rename a MySQL table use RENAME TABLE with the old name then the new name after the TO keyword.
To delete a column in a MySQL database column, use the DROP COLUMN keywords with ALTER TABLE. Do not mistake deleting a field for deleting a record.
To change the name of a field in a MySQL database table use the CHANGE keyword with ALTER TABLE. You must also supply the field type again or you can change that too in the same line. Example: ALTER TABLE mytable CHANGE oldname newname VARCHAR(32);