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Setting Up a Basic Document Workflow in Compiere 3

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

In the previous two articles of this three-part article series we covered Compiere Application Dictionary and Adding a Custom Field.

This article by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, gives you an overview of the Compiere Workflow processes, and illustrates how this is set up.

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Moodle 1.9: Working with Mind Maps

by Silvina P. Hillar | June 2010 | e-Learning Moodle Open Source

In this article by Silvina P. Hillar, author of the book Moodle 1.9: The English Teacher's Cookbook, we are going to design four mind maps. In each recipe,we are going to use different software in order to create the graphs. After that, we are going to upload them into our Moodle course. We are going to use either commercial software or free and open source software.

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Indexing in MySQL Admin

by Daniel Schneller Udo Schwedt | June 2010 | MySQL

In this article series by Daniel Schneller and Udo Schwedt, authors of MySQL Admin Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Adding indexes to tables
  • Adding a fulltext index
  • Creating a normalized text search column
  • Removing indexes from tables
  • Estimating InnoDB index space requirements
  • Using prefix primary keys
  • Choosing InnoDB primary key columns
  • Speeding up searches for (sub)domains
  • Finding duplicate indexes

Read the first part of this article series—Optimizing your MySQL Servers' performance using Indexes here.

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Advanced WordPress Themes

by Lee Jordan Nick Ohrn | June 2010 | Content Management Open Source Web Development WordPress

In this article by Lee Jordan and Nick Ohrn, authors of the book WordPress 2.8 Themes Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Adding a theme options page
  • Allowing for multiple theme color schemes
  • Changing the default Gravatar icon for your theme
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Networking in Tcl: Using UDP Sockets

by Piotr Beltowski Wojciech Kocjan | June 2010 | Open Source

In this article by Wojciech Kocjan and Piotr Beltowski, authors of the book Tcl 8.5 Network Programming, we will see how programming based on UDP protocol is presented on the basis of the TclUDP package.

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