James Chevalier

I'm a technology & music enthusiast who is taking a learning-by-doing approach to web development.



RT @csoandy: I’m a big fan of @ringel’s 15 minute rule: when you get stuck, spend 15 minutes documenting what you know, what you need to kn…

2:04:49 pm on April 20, 2019

Maybe I just also had to run a VACUUM (as well as an ANALYZE) after those massive COPY imports (that drop-off aroun… https://t.co/aDMXuO08Us

9:50:48 pm on April 7, 2019

That's with an db.m5.2xlarge instance too. I can't afford that permanently, I need to drop this down to a t3.medium… https://t.co/YtOb9Vgg3R

8:49:40 pm on April 7, 2019

Oh no. Maybe this move to RDS was a bad idea. ...gotta figure out what the heck is going on... https://t.co/EEOf6DX99P

8:48:17 pm on April 7, 2019

@jeffehobbs Yeah, I’ve enjoyed using it. It’s definitely faster than localforage if you’re doing bulk inserts.

2:11:43 am on March 21, 2019

It figures that my first go with IndexedDB is fairly complex. If you have experience with IndexedDB, does this look… https://t.co/uSMqjych2u

12:51:08 am on March 21, 2019

"Am I Doing It Right?" should be a tag on Stack Overflow https://t.co/gXtpEE9V6j https://t.co/PBl9fgpsSD

11:57:36 pm on March 20, 2019

@mestachs @mperham I think Heroku runs in AWS, so it may not be so crazy. The bandwidth would be more 💰 because you… https://t.co/2IALiAbYs2

4:44:45 pm on March 20, 2019

RT @olivierlacan: I want to hear from Ruby beginners (please RT). Can you tell me (with screenshots or code samples if you can’t fit it in…

4:23:44 pm on March 19, 2019

@rrhoover Omg if I could only figure out what my bandwidth is from in the AWS billing reports 😱😱

4:09:32 pm on March 15, 2019

RT @eileencodes: If you are using Rails, please update your applications as soon as possible. There is a critical and high vulnerability in…

6:40:57 pm on March 13, 2019

@SalomonSports @rickeygates So cool! There’s a whole community out there doing this: https://t.co/xlvLimrueH

9:56:11 pm on March 5, 2019

RT @CityStrides: 🤩🤩🤩 Join Peter for a glimpse into his journey around Brainbridge Island 🤩🤩🤩 https://t.co/zqvZfOuZuM

4:30:49 am on March 5, 2019

@mikeindustries @Spotify Totally! I add tracks to a “Listen Later” playlist, to dive into individual artists … but… https://t.co/3YWTmrxGXs

6:48:53 pm on March 4, 2019

@LoopholeBrewing I’m psyched! I’ve been home brewing monthly for just over a year - can’t wait to see how we can help each other.

4:46:52 pm on March 4, 2019

I’m very upset that https://t.co/mK3sjEYYCw is not available to purchase. I can’t tell people to go to double yew d… https://t.co/IHDqQnC3AX

6:45:12 pm on March 1, 2019

@marcinignac I’ve thought about that, but haven’t gotten around to it. If I ever implement something like that, I’d… https://t.co/32cPvaJeHu

1:17:03 pm on February 24, 2019

@tmcw @marcinignac Oh, yeah, and the data I’m working with can be quite far off as well. When you zoom out, it’s not that bad. 😉

7:49:34 pm on February 23, 2019

@tmcw @CityStrides That’s great to hear! ☺️ I have (route planning) Things in planning stages that I’d love your i… https://t.co/vrayJGdK70

4:01:38 am on February 22, 2019

@tmcw *gasp* I know those purple lines! 😁

3:53:23 am on February 22, 2019


Andy Ellis

2:26:21 pm on April 19, 2019
I’m a big fan of @ringel’s 15 minute rule: when you get stuck, spend 15 minutes documenting what you know, what you… https://t.co/AKbKEN2R2a


3:36:26 pm on March 23, 2019
Best film I've seen in ages https://t.co/ywUHsZHOlO

A. Harmony

2:43:30 pm on March 14, 2019
Fun fact: I immediately answered “the Funk” before realizing this is a Brexit thread. 🤦🏾‍♀️🤦🏾‍♀️ https://t.co/vupxhemBHO

myk awareness month

4:24:08 am on March 1, 2019
lol what a great definition of 'eventual consistency' https://t.co/dUy6xq0UrW


11:13:57 pm on February 26, 2019
it's him. it's the Installation Wizard https://t.co/p8BDMY5Fvj


7:06:47 am on February 15, 2019
If I do a job in 30 minutes it’s because I spent 10 years learning how to do that in 30 minutes. You owe me for the years, not the minutes.


5:54:28 am on February 14, 2019
Me: It’s time to go to bed Kid: But I’m coloring. Me: Coloring will be there tomorrow. Kid: I meant to say I’m… https://t.co/oNy19Kh76Y

Mr. Drinks On Me #MI

7:37:52 pm on February 13, 2019
This is the sort of thing you film because no one would believe you otherwise. https://t.co/uOtz3UpV8f

The Reverend Doctor Silky Nutmeg Ganache

1:25:52 pm on February 13, 2019
this is all i think about https://t.co/VMqQs8AsAS


5:09:59 am on February 13, 2019
If I was setting up curriculum at a university I'd make an entire semester-long class on The Challenger disaster, a… https://t.co/XciYGJFUkQ

⚡ 💓 ⚡ andrew turley ⚡ 💓 ⚡

12:15:33 pm on February 11, 2019
Most people are capable of building systems that are twice a complex as the systems they are capable of maintaining.

Rin Chupeco [THE NEVER TILTING WORLD 10/15/19]

2:01:40 am on February 10, 2019
everyone should be this manager https://t.co/NR9XovMmde

Charismatic Megarupa 🐶💣🌻

12:45:11 am on February 8, 2019
https://t.co/dcpeHlBuqd this article is fucking me up. The largest industry user of glitter: -doesnt want to be nam… https://t.co/lWDRvGfOoC

P. A. Pourgourides

8:02:32 pm on February 7, 2019
Lawful duck-citizens..🦆🦆 https://t.co/uF2LMgrQWy

Michael Hainsworth

3:36:57 pm on February 2, 2019
I was Today years old when I discovered this #lifehack https://t.co/dDeitYqvac


4:48:13 am on February 1, 2019
My favorite childhood memory is my back not hurting

Peter Cooper

7:43:01 pm on January 23, 2019
If you're on macOS and have Homebrew installed, run `brew cask install quicklook-json` and Quick Look will let you… https://t.co/DLQ3c5v2oA

Princessa 🇳🇬|🇬🇧| 🇺🇸

3:33:36 am on January 11, 2019
It’s a sin if I don’t bring this to the TL https://t.co/4wsMXDnzV9

Alex Wood

5:38:19 pm on January 9, 2019
@JamesChevalier I don't think the problem is unique to Fargate either, right-sizing exists on any platform. Even on… https://t.co/blrmJN0MhL

zverok aka Зверёк

6:33:23 pm on January 8, 2019
@JamesChevalier @teabass (sorry for intervening, just vanity-searched here actually...) As an author of the origina… https://t.co/6BYT968hM3

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