Windows

What is the allocation unit size when formatting disks?


Within Microsoft Windows, while formatting drives most people leave the operating system to handle the characteristics of their partitions. But there are times where manually adjusting these options could be beneficial. This post will focus on the allocation unit choice available during formatting, its purpose and how it can benefit you. When instigating a drive… Continue reading What is the allocation unit size when formatting disks?

Linux · Server

Way too slow sudo


I recently suffered an unusual issue in the Linux terminal. Any commands prefixed with sudo would take 10 to sometimes 15 seconds to execute, while all other bash and terminal commands would operate at speed. Initially, I thought the issue was related to a Ubuntu Server install running in VMware Fusion on a low powered… Continue reading Way too slow sudo

WebExtensions

Quick fix the UNSAFE_VAR_ASSIGNMENT warning in JavaScript


Edit 29 April 2018: Updated answer with the iteration suggestion of Lee Wei. The UNSAFE_VAR_ASSIGNMENT "Unsafe assignment to innerHTML" is a Mozilla Linter warning for WebExtensions written in JavaScript. It can appear either from the use of their web-ext analyst tool or during submission of a WebExtension to the Mozilla add-on site. The UNSAFE_VAR_ASSIGNMENT description… Continue reading Quick fix the UNSAFE_VAR_ASSIGNMENT warning in JavaScript