June 7, 2017 ademcan No comments

How to launch a job on SGE based clusters ?

As bioinformaticians, we often have to deal with computer clusters. There are different computer cluster systems available such as SGE, LSF… Although the main idea is the same, the commands used to submit a job might be slightly different. In this article I will quickly show how to submit a job to an SGE (Sun […]

January 19, 2014 ademcan No comments

Save and share your snippets with canSnippet

UPDATE : canSnippet is not anymore on beta, I created a new page for the project. canSnippet’s project page. I am very happy today to introduce you to canSnippet. canSnippet is an open source web-based application to save and share your code snippets. It is my first “big” project, thus I would like to have as […]

December 10, 2013 ademcan No comments

[FR] L’identité

  J’ai écrit cette courte “histoire” pour ma participation au Prix de la Sorge 2013. Merci à Yome et Yohan (le luxembourgeois) pour les corrections. L’iDentité « Chérie, je vais passer chez ma mère cet après-midi » s’exclama Christine. « Fais-attention, tu ne devrais pas utiliser la iTransport si souvent, tu sais très bien que cette machine a […]

October 11, 2013 ademcan No comments

Goodbye Piwik !

This is not an anti-Piwik article. I have started using Piwik a few months ago. I really liked it, it is a powerful and open-source analytics tool. If today I say “Goodbye” to Piwik, it is because I stopped using any analytic tool at all. I was checking my stats very often, I was affected […]

September 19, 2013 ademcan No comments

Alternative to locate/find command line on mac

In linux you can use the “find” or “locate” command to look for a specific file or folder. The best alternative I know on Mac is Spotlight. However Spotligh is based on a graphical interface and the “best” option is to show all the results on the Finder, which is not very handy if you […]

September 16, 2013 ademcan No comments

Getting rid of Google on Android

I recently switched again to Android. I was getting very limited in iOS, it was a pain to do simple things that you would do easily with Android (file transfert, syncing with multiple computers, real Bluetooth…). However, there is a big problem with Android : Google… After receiving my second Androphone I realised that all the […]

September 10, 2013 ademcan No comments

The Sebsauvage Effect

sebsauvage effect (SE)   [Ṧȅƃsọṿåij] noun 1. Increase of Piwik’s “Visits over time” counter 2. High score of sebsauvage.net in “Refferer Websites” 3. Suspect slow down on affected website Origin : This effect started approximately in the early 2012. It affected a very large number of blogs. The effect takes place once the affected blog/website is […]