How to download legit Windows XP iso

Disclaimer: I bought original Windows XP Professional and have rights to use it. I don’t encourage anyone to use illegal copies of Windows.  If You’re like me and can’t recover installation disk – read on. Today I found out that it’s...

Installing Zen Cart 1.5.0 on MemSQL

There’s a lot of fuzz about MemSQL lately – it promises great performance compared to MySQL and sensible compatibility. So, I decided to give it a try and install newest Zen Cart on it. Okey, I admit – this post is rather simple statement that...

Useful Zen Cart initsystem breakpoints

  Here’s list of useful Zen Cart breakpoints found in includes/auto_loaders/config.core.php: breakpoint [0]: $zco_notifier is created breakpoing [10]: database connection is made $db object is created (You can access database now) breakpoint [40]:...

Advanced Zen Cart performance tips

Here’s list of not so obvious tips for Zen Cart/osCommerce and probably most osCommerce clones: Get rid of products_viewed stats gathered in products_description table, Change storage engine of whos_online, counter and sessions tables to MEMORY, If You have...

And I’m back! Sort of…

Old posts are gone, at least for now. I have backup of the blog somewhere but due to “not enough time” issue it’ll take a while to recover old posts. Meanwhile… I have some ideas I want to share with You so stay tuned. Oh, and If You’re...