Journey 2

It’s been a while since I took first breath on this beautiful planet. So far journey has been more than fulfilling. There have been ups when everything goes your way and then come the downs to test your character and to make you feel terrible. But finally “all is well”. I think parents play a ...

Upgrade to PHP 5.3.10 on Ubuntu 10.04 5

Ubuntu 10.04 is LTS release hence it does not support latest releases of php, i.e you cannot upgrade to latest php version. Here are the instruction how to upgrade to php 5.3.10 on Ubuntu 10.04 You need to add this PPA: https://launchpad.net/~brianmercer/+archive/php5 sudo apt-add-repository ppa:brianmercer/php5 If you get below error: sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found ...

CiviCon San Francisco 2012

CiviCon is a get together of CiviCRM community around the world to discuss and share their experiences to make CiviCRM more awesome. It is also a great chance for people to network and get to know latest in CiviWorld 🙂

Configure tata indicom photon+ on Mac 9

Note: For Mountain Lion please check Tata Indicom’s photon+ device comes with the dmg ( installer ) package that you need to connect to the internet. 1. So first step is to connect the device to USB port. – Open Network Preferences, here you will see “HUAWEIMobile-Modem”. Next step is to configure the device. Click ...

Ovalekar Wadi Butterfly Garden

how to add client side phone validation in CiviCRM

Recently on CiviCRM irc and forum few people asked about adding client side validation for phone field. By default CiviCRM packages validate plugin, so this can be easily implemented with minor customization. Below is the example of validating US phone number on new contact form. Index: templates/CRM/Contact/Form/Edit/Phone.tpl =================================================================== — templates/CRM/Contact/Form/Edit/Phone.tpl   (revision 37399) +++ templates/CRM/Contact/Form/Edit/Phone.tpl   ...

Drupal Camp Mumbai 2011 – Day 1

I had an excellent time with fellow drupalars at Drupal Camp Mumbai held at IIT, Powai. It feels great to put faces to irc nicknames and meet the people for real. This always amazes me :). I was bit late hence missed drupal song ( which I heard was fun ) but reached in time ...

Only if she knew… 3

He was studying very late last night and felt lazy to get up from his bed. But then just a thought of seeing her beautiful smile forced him out of the bed. He hated early morning lecture and if it was not for her he would have happily bunked and slept through the morning. He ...

setup mac os x (lion) as development machine ( macports: apache + mysql + php + subversion )

Here are the instructions to setup Mac OS X ( Lion ) for MAMP software development. Basically you will need apache, mysql, php, subversion and may be phpmyadmin. I am using macports which simplifies the installation process. 1. Install Xcode from apple’s Mac app store. It might take a while because mac app store is ...

migrate/copy mysql databases from one machine to another

I am currently on Mac OS X( Snow leopard ) and have installed mysql using macports. I wanted to copy my databases to another machine Mac OS X ( Lion ) to avoid creating new db’s from fresh. Here are the instructions for the same. Important: Information about databases is stored in below folder /opt/local/var/db/mysql5 ...