I'm Sean.

I write about #software, #SaaS, #consulting and #mobile app development

I code in #Python, #PHP, #Swift, #Ruby, #ReactJS and #Postgres

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Working with Branches in Git
Show all the branches git branch Create a new branch git branch my_experimental_feature Use that branch git checkout my_experimental_feature Pushing the new branch to a remote server git push origin my_experimental_feature Pulling that branch down...
Written by Sean Behan on 06/17/2012
A List of Every High School in the United States in Pipe Delimitted Form (2005)
Here is a text file containing every high school in the United States(2005), including city, state, zip code and high school name. us_high_schools_pd
Written by Sean Behan on 06/17/2012
How To Get A Dict from Flask Request Form
The `request.form` object is an immutable dictionary. An `ImmutableMultiDict` object to be exact. Immutable means that you cannot change its values. It's frozen. However, you might want to change the values. Say for instance, creating a slug from a ti...
Written by Sean Behan on 03/02/2017
Parse for Links with Prototype JS
Parsing for links with the Prototype javascript library is easy. Here is the pattern for finding links /(http|https):\/\/[\w\-_]+(\.[\w\-_]+)+([\w\-\.,@?^ =%&:/~\+#]*[\w\-\@?^=%&/~\+#])?/ And to implement it you can loop through your con...
Written by Sean Behan on 06/17/2012
Installing Ruby on Rails 3, MySQL, Git, Ruby Enterprise Edition, Passenger (Mod_Rails) on Ubuntu with Rackspace Cloud.
Short and sweet. Here all the commands I run in this order to set up a brand new box. It usually takes about 10 - 15 minutes on a 256 MB RAM instance. Compiling Ruby Enterprise Edition, which is super easy, will take the most amount of time. It will seem ...
Written by Sean Behan on 06/17/2012