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Mastering Development

Getting all videos from YouTube channel

Okay, so I’m using YouTube API with Python, and everything is awesome, besides the fact that the maximum of results is at 20000 (intended to be so). By results, I mean that when I try to extract all of the video URLs from a channel (CNN for example), it stops in 20K, and won’t let […]

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Outlook Web App: schedule meeting and expand a distribution list

Okay, this is crazy. I am trying to schedule a meeting on the Calendar page of the Outlook Web App. That part is fine. I use the scheduling assistant to choose a meeting time. That part is also fine. However, I have all my attendees in a mailing list, and the scheduling assistant doesn’t know […]

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Spell-Storing weapon + Magus’ Spellstrike

Okay, I’ve seen a few questions about this but not the exact question I have so I figure it’s reasonable to ask. Let’s assume the following situation, I have a magus with a spell-storing weapon with, let’s say, Frigid Touch stored in it. I enter combat and cast Shocking grasp using my standard action, move […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Puppet Bolt not Passing Parameters into Bash Script Running as Task

Okay, so I found the solution to this question already. I just wanted to make a post since I wasted time on this even though its documented: If the script isn’t installed, or you want to make it into a cohesive task so that you can manage its version with code management tools, add code […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Puppet Bolt not Passing Parameters into Bash Script Running as Task

Okay, so I found the solution to this question already. I just wanted to make a post since I wasted time on this even though its documented: If the script isn’t installed, or you want to make it into a cohesive task so that you can manage its version with code management tools, add code […]

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Linux Mastering Development

Puppet Bolt not Passing Parameters into Bash Script Running as Task

Okay, so I found the solution to this question already. I just wanted to make a post since I wasted time on this even though its documented: If the script isn’t installed, or you want to make it into a cohesive task so that you can manage its version with code management tools, add code […]

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Mastering Development System & Network

Can’t find logon script Server Essentials 2012

Okay, I know I’m going to sound like an idiot, but I need help! Years ago, I installed Home Server, then later upgraded to Server Essentials 2012. On both of these setups, I have a logon script that redirects the"My Documents", "Pictures", etc & maps another network share "\\<server>\Software" to the "S: Drive". This has […]

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Mastering Development

Aligning types of generically created model and service that consumes model

Okay, this is a complex problem, so I’m gonna try my best to distill it to a simple format. The overarching goal of what I’m trying to do is to create an interface and a few implementations of said interface. The interface has a single method with a void return and a single argument. The […]

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Copying files from one destination to another, I noticed the size on disk is different depending on location. Should I be worried?

Okay, so, my new gaming laptop arrives in something like 5 hours. I need to transfer like 65-ish gigs of stuff over to it from this old hunk of junk. I copied them to a ‘transfer folder’, which basically is just all of my files in one place so I can copy-paste that over to […]

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What’s the secret to “real” oscilloscopes

Okay, so at some point we’ve all connected things to a sound card input or an arduino analog input pin and said "look, mom! I made and oscilloscope!" And, yes, technically you can get a waveform, but I want a real scope and there are three critical drawbacks with this hobby approach as I see […]