The Joy of Hex

Drunken Monkey Coding Style with a hint of Carlin humor

Getting Flash to work in Chrome on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit

May 8, 2011 - 1 minute read - Comments

This is a digest from a bunch of information from the web. If Flash is not working in your Chrome browser you may need to create the following symlink to get it working 1 2sudo ln -s /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-wrapped/ \ /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/ As usual YMMV, have fun.

IntelliJ Idea templates for AS3 project with preloader

Jun 12, 2010 - 1 minute read - Comments ActionscriptAS3IDEIntelliJ Idea

I’ve been playing with IntelliJ Idea Ultimate edition for the last couple of days to do as3 development in it. I really like what I see so far, but to make my life easier, I created two template files, that should give me setup similar to Flash Develop AS3 project with preloader. The result is in GitHub repository, and they do require a bit of manual setup

Ruby Gem tool and Windows 7

May 30, 2010 - 1 minute read - Comments RailsRubyWindows

While trying to setup the RoR with XAMPP on my windows 7 machine I encoundered an error 1ERROR: While executing gem ... (Errno::EEXIST) while trying to run 1gem install rails --include-dependencies Turns out none of the other gem commands worked. The solution is simple, you need to run the command prompt with elevated privileges (run as admin) to get it to work.