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August R. Garcia

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August Garcia is some guy who used to sell Viagra on the Internet. He made this website to LARP as a sysadmin while posting about garbage like user-agent spoofing, spintax, the only good keyboard, virtual assitants from Pakistan, links with the rel="nofollow" attributeproxiessin, the developer console, literally every link building method, and other junk.

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Account created 8 months ago.
178 posts, 894 comments, and 265 RAMs.

Last active 11 hours ago:
Commented in thread 7 Killing Tips to Write a Blog Post


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178 posts, 719 comments

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MoreWhen I've seen this occur in the past, it was after I attempted to close and reopen the localhost server after running into a page getting stuck...
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Reply to [MySQL] SELECT LIKE statement that ignores case?

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Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:47 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 12:32:24 -0800

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MoreYes, it's possible. Here are two options: SELECT * FROM `some_table` WHERE some_field COLLATE UTF8_GENERAL_CI LIKE '%some string%'; SELECT...
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MoreModels and functions from the base Laravel code should be located in a subdirectory of the 'vendor' folder. Using the Linux terminal to recu...
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MoreHave seen a number of people recommend HTML Purifier:http://htmlpurifier.org/You might also look into PHP's strip_tags() function:http://php.net/...
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Reply to How to get word count of a cell using Google Sheets?

Comments in Spreadsheets | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:43 -0800

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MoreCan be done with:=COUNTA(SPLIT(A2, " "))https://www.techjunkie.com/word-count-google-sheets/Seems to returns 1 on empty cells -- adjustment...
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Reply to [Laravel] If not on a certain page redirect to that page?

Comments in Frameworks | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:42 -0800

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MoreSomething along these lines should work for your purposes:if (Request::path() != "posts/some-post") return redirect('/posts/some-post&...
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Reply to [PHP]/JS] Pass a PHP array to a JavaScript function?

Comments in Server-Side | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:41 -0800

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MoreThe json_encode() function can do this. Ex:<script> insert_chart( 'pie_users_by_account_type' , <?= json_encode($arr); ?>, &#03...
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Reply to What is the default font family in HTML?

Comments in Style and Layout | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:39 -0800

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MoreIt depends on the browser that you're using.More information:https://www.granneman.com/webdev/coding/css/fonts-and-formatting/web-browser-font-de...
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Reply to When will HTML6 and/or CSS4 be announced?

Comments in Style and Layout | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:37 -0800

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MoreThe answer is "In a long time or possibly never." The standards are more likely to be incrementally updated. Web development standards and t...
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Reply to Is display:table bad practice?

Comments in Style and Layout | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:36 -0800

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MoreDisplay:table can be changed where needed, which solves [one of] the largest problem[s] related to using table elements for layout/design.
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Reply to In web.PHP line 23: The use statement with non-compound name 'Request' has no effect

Comments in Frameworks | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:35 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoMon, 03 Dec 2018 05:17:15 -0800

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MoreThis is a bug that I ran into while testing a few things in the routes/web.PHP file. I had included the line: <?php use Request; While--...
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Reply to How to set up a Favicon for a site that uses Laravel?

Comments in Frameworks | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:33 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoMon, 03 Dec 2018 16:04:50 -0800

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MoreThis post covers how to set a favicon in Laravel: http://blog.stickyrice.net/archives/2014/how-to-change-your-laravel-site-favicon/ You mi...
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Reply to How to get the first 20 words from a string in Laravel?

Comments in Frameworks | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:30 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoMon, 03 Dec 2018 06:45:02 -0800

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MoreThe function you're looking for is str_limit(). https://Laravel-news.com/str_limit https://Laravel.com/docs/5.7/helpers#method-str-limit...
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Reply to Do the people who sit on domain names actually make any money?

Comments in Offtopic | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:29 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoMon, 03 Dec 2018 06:44:45 -0800

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MoreThere are often large companies who convice people who are new to Internet marketing to register domain names for them, which can then be listed on so...
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Reply to [CSS Question] Can you ignore border size to prevent the border from making the element larger?

Comments in Style and Layout | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:28 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoMon, 03 Dec 2018 06:46:39 -0800

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MoreThis is likely/generally related to the box-sizing property. One way to handle this is to make a CSS class like the following: .box-border-fix {...
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Reply to How to check "if classlist contains" using JavaScript

Comments in Client-Side | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:26 -0800

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Morevar c_menus = document.getElementsByClassName("c_menu");for (var iii = 0; iii < c_menu.length; ++iii) { c_menu[iii].addEventListe...
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Reply to Does PHP have a shorthand for IF statements?

Comments in Server-Side | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:25 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 12:34:48 -0800

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MoreYes. Example: <?php $t = ($user->is_staff) ? $user->name : FALSE; Should be covered in the PHP documentation: http://PHP.net/...
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Reply to [Halp] Remove non-alphanumeric in Google Sheets?

Comments in Spreadsheets | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:21 -0800

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More[]Look into how to write a REGEX:https://regex101.com/More information on Google Sheets' REGEX functions here:https://support.google.com/docs/ans...
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Reply to What is the difference between Bootstrap 3 and Bootstrap 4?

Comments in Style and Layout | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:20 -0800 | Last update 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 13:00:26 -0800

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MoreShould be covered in the patch notes: http://blog.getbootstrap.com/2018/01/18/bootstrap-4/ Also, there are separate Bootstrap 3 and Bootst...
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Reply to [CKEditor] Input validation?

Comments in Client-Side | By August R. Garcia

Published 8 months agoSun, 02 Dec 2018 03:48:16 -0800

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MoreInput validation through CKEditor is limited to the client-side, which means that the actual validation would occur on the server-side through PHP/Lar...
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