Git 2.1.0 for Windows

It's been nearly a year since Git 2 hit stable and Windows users are still deprived of its benefits (which also makes it slightly difficult to switch between Linux and Windows for users that got accustomed with Git 2 behaviors described here. Yet this is not unfixable as with msysgit…

#Tags: windows, git, git2

How to fix mount error on Vagrant machine with Virtualbox 4.3.10

So I've setup a new Vagrant box for the purpose of learning about SaltStack. Basically this one: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/29173892/vagrant-boxes/debian7.3.0-vbox4.3.6-puppet3.4.1.box Well, I was surprised to get this error: Failed to mount folders in Linux guest. This is usually…

#Tags: vagrant, virtualbox, windows

How to setup a Symfony 2 project under Windows

I’ve decided to write this short tutorial on how to setup a Symfony 2 project in Windows mainly because all the good tutorials (including the Symfony website) display most of the info for Linux environments. While this is perfectly justified, there are still people who prefer Windows (or who…

#Tags: programming, windows, symfony2, php, tutorial, webdev, PHP