…usage guide is outside of the scope of the article, but if you get stuck, feel free to ping me on Skype (roel.mysql) at any time.
The original runs we did for Percona Server 5.6 were done more or less with these settings:
And in the final "quicker" rounds these settings were used:
As you can see, the 4 and eventually 3-way coverage is huge, even if the number of trials is only respectively 948 and 133. Notice also the long time it takes to generate …
…Qi Lu. Executive Vice President at Microsoft, leading Bing, Skype & Microsoft Office - Andrew Warner. CEO and founder, Mixergy - Adam Golstein. CEO and founder, Hipmunk ( YCombinator S10). Author, "Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual". MIT '10 - Jordan Lee. Founder, Collections ( YCombinator S12). PhD on-leave, Princeton; MA, Yale; AB, Harvard - Brian Kernighan. The Computer Science legend. CS Professor at Princeton University…
…us through the standard support channels ( Percona Customer Portal , phone, Skype, email, etc.). We'll be blogging and talking more about the service, so stay tuned to this blog and other channels ( @ percona, etc.). And, of course, you can simply sign up at Percona and try it out-it's free, but space is limited! Tools
Anything else I should know?
Yes, thank you for asking. First of all, we have been developing, testing, and running …
A phone and a call recording program. I used Skype and Ecamm Call Recorder . With, it is possible to communicate via built-in microphone, but to avoid "Is this thing on?" situations, I decided to talk over the phone instead. Again, if we are trying to be conscious of blockers, don't let a user test fail because the participant didn't know how to use the microphone or didn't have one. Calling someone on the phone is a much more normal human action …
Skype - Mikel and I use Skype to record IRQ Conflict.
Call Recorder - Call Recorder is the least hassle for recording the audio of a Skype conversation.
AudialHub - AudialHub is a dead app. It hasn't been under active development for years. Sadly, it's still the best for converting between a variety of different audio formats.
Happily, there are many ways to productize your relationships with customers or your expertise as a consultant.
[ Patrick notes : The transcript below has my commentary inserted like this, as usual.]
What you'll learn in this podcast:
Why having multiple packaging options (for example, …
…productivity looks the same as before. We use tools like Basecamp, GitHub, Skype and Campfire to get our things done and talk about our projects - from like code reviews to scope related discussions and everything else - without getting in the way of anyone who might be busy with something else, so when we end up working apart it isn't such a big deal since we are used to communicate and work in some sort of remote way.
But while some developers would jump out of happiness for the …
…can get them for less on)
This time there was no struggling with the tire iron. No tools whatsoever. No brute force. No soaping either. Just a little bit of patience, and following these simple instructions .
Also: 700x23 in the front, 700x25 in the back. Your butt will thank you.
§ Dave Weinstein :
If you discuss a0-Day over Skype, does that count as responsible disclosure?
I really hate this error. Skype is so unstable for me that I get little slowdowns and lock ups weekly, And about once a month I get this error after I've force killed it. I used to have to google it every time, drop to a command line and do a bunch of stuff. Well no more. Now there is a script to clean up after Skype's mess! Skype - you can barrow this if you want. Just have it run when Skype is launching.