Recently I did some work related to change the user timezone listing on user registration and edit forms of Drupal. The work included altering the registration form as well as the user edit form. Here is the code that I used for that.
I've been doing a lot of server side stuff lately and I'm loving workign on the shell and learning a lot of new shell commands too. Here is a quick and short update on what I've learned yesterday (10th Oct).
This is a really simple FB oAuth code that I used in a project I recently worked. This does a really simple job but this will might help someone to start something big. This will basically authenticate user and import user data like email in to a text box.
Do you have couple of Giga, Tera byes of data to transfer between servers?. Did you have to move your files in to a new server?. Did you try rsync, scp and those take a long time or timeout the session?.
The /tmp directory is just a directory. Most people who install Ubuntu do so by setting up one big partition, so /tmp doesn't really have a fixed size limit, aside from the size of the main Ubuntu installation.