I've recently just switched to Linux from Windows and I'm not looking back. I'm no stranger to Linux but it has taken me a little bit of time to get used to the development process. There were a few hurdles I needed to jump so I'd like to share them here for both my sake and for anyone else who is having these problems.Continue reading »
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In the past I've always done my development on Windows. At one stage I had planned to do a series on my Windows development environment but I never got around to it. What a shame.
Don't get me wrong, I never truly hated Windows, although it did have a couple of shortcomings that annoyed me but I always worked around them. Recently though I've just become tired of it. A few days ago I was getting weird results with some unit tests. No matter what I did it just wasn't working, yet at the same time it was working fine on my CentOS server.
So, I did what any sane person would do. I begun trialling a few different Linux distributions to find one I really liked.Continue reading »