Older blog entries for davidu (starting at number 0)

PHP and Databases:

mglazer: Have you seen metabase?

On a somewhat related note.... Pear::DB is slow, real slow. Writing my own helper DB class and dropping Pear::DB seems to have improved performance by a factor of ten.


I love the Tigris.org style sheets. Everybox.com is being built with it as a base.


Codecon is coming up at the end of Feb. I haven't been to the bay area in quite some time and I'm already excited.

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