Developer advice

As the organizer of the SoFloPHP User Group I am often approached by entry to mid-level developers asking what they can do to advance in their career or become better developers.  Of course I am nowhere near perfect but have been around long enough to get a few bumps and bruises along the way, so… Continue reading Developer advice

Executing CakePHP script using Windows Scheduled Task

In Windows adding a scheduled task is just not as straight forward as adding a CRON job using Linux. (Don’t get me started on troubleshooting a Windows Schedule Task that did not run for some reason.) However, it is not so difficult once you get it figured out. Here is what I did: In this… Continue reading Executing CakePHP script using Windows Scheduled Task

CakePHP says An Internal Error Has Occurred.

Recently I had the wonderful experience of CakePHP informing me that “An Internal Error Has Occurred”, with no more indication of what the problem could be. After digging around the CakePHP code I quickly found out that this code is pretty much used for any 500 browser error.  So I started the process of elimination:… Continue reading CakePHP says An Internal Error Has Occurred.