1. Proxy request in grails controller

    I was getting having issues with this for quite some time. The following code will was working on text pages without the closes, but wouldn’t proxy a map image layer without them. Assuming you have a “targetUrl” that you are trying to proxy then the …

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  2. Compiling OpenSees on Max OS X 10.10

    Prerequesites XCode 6.0.1 Homebrew - ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" gcc - brew install gcc tcl/tk - brew install tcl-tk Setup Attached are two files to help the compilation, a scr …

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  3. How to Attach Files to Topics using the Zendesk API

    It seems to be undocumented in the API but through some questions on the forums I got it working. Here is a guide for someone else looking to do it as well. Process First you upload the file you need to attach to the topic: curl https://yourcompa …

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  4. All the Water in the World

    “All the Water in the World” George Ella Lyon (Author) and Katherine Tillotson (Illustrator). Another good kids book that looks at how water moves around thew world. I like it because it is uses simple ways to properly tell about water’s cycle. …

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  5. Tile in bathroom

    The bathroom is coming together. In this photo we have the wall color, the wall tile, the floor tile and accent tile. The walnut doors pictured were custom made by us from wood that was, felled, milled and dried at my parents property in Oxford OH. …

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  6. And Then It's Spring

    “And Then It’s Spring” by Julie Fogliano (Author) and Erin Stead (Illustrator). I really like this book because of its simple view and great art. This nails the feeling of early spring. …

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  7. This I Believe

    Draft I have been trying to write a “This I Believe” for some time, I was inspired to write one on a plane recently after hearing a good one on the radio. If you don’t know what this is, checkout out the website: thisibelieve.org. This is still a dr …

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  8. Why professional sports bother me

    I have been thinking of professional sports more since the NFL ref lock out and the NHL lock out this season. Professional sports have always sort of irked me and I never really knew why, until the realization that they want to act one way and be vi …

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  9. Book: I Don't Want to be a Pea

    Another great children’s book I read recently. “I Don’t Want to be a Pea” by Ann Bonwill (Author) and Simon Rickerty (Illustrator). …

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  10. Week Standing

    Well I just completed my first whole week of a standing work station. It was actually easier than I thought it would be. Sat for lunch. Found it quite a bit easier to leave and start working as the need suited, since I didn’t have to stand up or s …

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