My name is Mark Philpot and I'm a software engineer in the San Francisco, Bay Area.
This space is my social networking footprint (lifestream).
Occasionally I need to write something longer than 140 characters, post a picture or comment on a video.
I started with David Cramer’s blog post on establishing a hierarchy of settings that can be progressively overridden with the ultimate goal being something like “cascading settings.py” I found David’s post a great starting point, but he glossed over many of the details that I thought would be rather important when setting up a system [...]1.11.2012
I used to have a page dedicated to these CLI modifications, but at some I must have deleted the page. Thanks to the waybackmachine.org, I was able to get the content back! showlevel (alias l=’showlevel’) #!/bin/perl -w my $pwd=`pwd`; my @parts = split("/", $pwd); my $level = (scalar(@parts)-1); # Want to show which directory we [...]3.21.2011
Looking around, you may be thinking: “Something’s different… What’s changed?” I’ve moved this blog to it’s own domain: www.totiso.com which I guess soldifies the name. I played around with longer variations, but turnontunein just looked funny. This way has a more phonetic ring to it. I’ve placed a redirect at blog.mcstudios.net so all links should [...]1.26.2011
Things I find interesting in my daily feeds
Essential social networking
One hundred forty character thoughts...
I liked a YouTube video -- INCEPTION Official Theme | Drum Remix #22 / PART ONE http://youtu.be/u6yYtOaP2_c?a8.25.2010
I liked a YouTube video -- Paradise Lost - Christmas Metal Symphony 2008, ftr Russell A... http://youtu.be/Id2dzytdn-s?a8.24.2010
I liked a YouTube video -- Is Obama a Muslim? Examine the Evidence! http://youtu.be/1jQ67cdzDyI?a8.22.2010
My link collection
expressionoasis - A Java based very extensible framework to evaluate the expressions (Expression Evaluator). It has support for mathematical, logical, boolean, relational and object expressions - Google Project Hosting
What I've recently read
What's current going through my queue...
Personal development streams from my github repositories
Help hone my own photography by studing the works of others via vi.sualize.us. In general tagging interesting images around the net.
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