Compress and Extract Files using tar on command line

Julian Chan | Debugging

As web developers, we deal with ‘tar.gz’ archives quite often.  Here are a few useful commands. Creating a ‘tar.gz’ archive from a directory   tar -zcvf archive-name.tar.gz directory-name Extracting a ‘tar.gz’… version `GLIBCXX_3.4.15′ not found Centos 6

Julian Chan | Debugging

You may come across this error (ie. old libstdc++) trying to compile Node 4.1.1 on CentOs 6 x64 after compiling gcc from source.  Here’s what to do to fix it (my…

Monitor out of range – Windows 10

Julian Chan | Debugging

If you accidentally set your display resolution to outside the monitor’s range, you will come across this problem. As Windows 10 removed the ability to get to the boot screen via…