Erik Yuzwa

Fullstack web developer with a touch of PC game development for good measure

Recent Posts

  • October 15, 2019

    Installing Postgresql on Raspberry Pi

    PostgreSQL is a popular database option used teams and companies of all sizes. From the smallest of hobbyist projects, to the largest of Enterprise online web applications.

    In this tutorial, I’m going to explain how to install the latest Postgresql on the Raspberry Pi. I’m going to assume that you have Raspbian installed on your Raspberry Pi.

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  • October 01, 2019

    Setting up Rails6 on Windows10

    Ruby on Rails is a web development framework that was first introduced in 1999. Despite it’s “age”, it’s still a popular choice for developing web applications.

    In this small tutorial, we’re going to go through the steps involved in setting up Rails6 on Windows10.

    There are a few Rails installer type of projects available, but I’ve found that these mostly don’t work anymore despite coming up near the top of any search in google. If you’ve come across them already and they work for you, then fantastic!

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  • September 15, 2019

    Installing Rails6 on Raspberry Pi

    Ruby on Rails is a web development framework that was first introduced in 1999. Despite it’s “age”, it’s still a popular choice for developing web applications.

    In this tutorial, I’m going to explain how to install Ruby on Rails 6 on Raspberry Pi. I’m going to assume that you have Raspbian installed on your Raspberry Pi.

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  • September 04, 2019

    Installing Nginx on Raspberry Pi

    NGINX (pronounced engine x) is a popular lightweight web server application you can install on the Raspberry Pi to allow it to serve web content.

    Like Apache, NGINX can serve HTML files over HTTP, and with additional modules can serve dynamic web pages using scripting languages such as PHP, .net core, JavaScript or any other popular web development programming language.

    In this tutorial we will investigate how we can use the Raspberry Pi to become a lightweight web server, by installing Nginx on it.

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  • September 01, 2019

    Installing Node and NVM on Raspberry Pi

    Node.js is an open source cross-platform JavaScript run-time environment built on Chrome’s JavaScript engine that allows server-side execution of JavaScript code. It is mainly used to build server-side applications, but it is also very popular as a full-stack and for providing build tooling for front-end solutions. NPM is the default package manager for Node.js and the world’s largest software registry.

    In this tutorial, I’m going to explain how to install Node.js and NPM on Raspberry Pi. I’m going to assume that you have Raspbian installed on your Raspberry Pi.

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