Veterinary Doctors near Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

This is a list of good veterinary doctors that I have been consulting with, for my pets.

1) Dr. Annie Varghese - BVSc & AH, MVSc (Surgery)
Companion Animal Practice, Kumarapuram
Treatment provided to: Companion animals and birds.

Pongummoodu Veterinary Dispensary


Clinic: +91-471-2441031
Mobile: +91-9847877370


Making use of Drush to save time as a Drupal Site Builder / Themer / Developer / DevOps

Drush can be one of the nicest tools to have, when you want to speed up quite a lot of your daily Drupal operations.

Here are some of the usages I've come across, for Drupal 7:

Clearing cache:

# clear all caches
drush cc all

# rebuild caches
drush cr

Download and enable modules:

# download module modulename
drush dl modulename

# enable a downloaded module
drush en modulename

# to skip the Yes or No confirmation questions:
drush -y en modulename

Be curious. Make more mistakes. Learn from everything.

One thing I would like my team to have: Psychological Safety, as explained by Amy Edmondson at TEDx:

Thank You,

How to monitor CPU temperature in Ubuntu 14.04

CPU temperature is usually good between 40 to 50 degrees Celsius.

To monitor CPU temperature, you can use the following:

Install lm-sensors:
sudo apt-get install lm-sensors
sudo sensors detect
sudo service kmod start


Learning Life - Focus

The world is full of interesting things.

Things that excite you. Things that make you happy.

Things that make you wonder. Things that make you dream.

And the list never ends.

But the men we are, the time that we have on this earth is limited.

And it is upon us, to prioritise.

To focus on what is most important to us, and to say no to what is not.

So that we can do best on what matters the most.

That, when you look back one day, you'll be the most happy.

How to add multiple remote servers to a Git repository so that it can push to both GitHub and GitLab

I had this particular case of adding a git repository to multiple servers - one, GitHub, and the other running GitLab.

The code was already being pushed to my GitLab server, when a client wanted the code to be pushed to the development branch of a project in his GitHub account.

This is what I did to get it working:


How to find and install Epson CX5500 All-In-One Scanner drivers on Ubuntu

To install Epson CX5500 scanner driver in Ubuntu, they have made a utility called "iscan" / "ImageScan! for Linux".

You can download the latest version from some of Epson's global sites (Use the steps towards the end of this article to see how I navigated through their numerous archives).

Setting up a LAMP (Apache, MySQL, PHP) development environment on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty) LTS for local Drupal/Wordpress development

This is how I normally set up my local Drupal development machines after a fresh Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (desktop/MATE edition) install.

1. Install required packages

From Terminal, execute the following command to update the repository information and to get the system up-to-date:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade

Next, install some basic necessities:

[SOLVED] How to fix the Bootloop issue on Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S LT18i usually brought about by switching on Bluetooth

The Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S LT18i, an excellent phone of its times, is still a pretty decent phone to live with with all that Sony goodness in it.

The only sadness is that the item is out of support - both on the software as well as hardware sides, primarily because Sony and Ericsson parted ways.

How to do a hard reset on Moto G 2nd generation XT1068 Android mobile phone

The Motorola XT1068, or the Moto G 2nd generation (2014) as it is more commonly known, is a wonderful Android device that brought a lot of Google goodness - both in design and performance - in a very fairly priced Android phone for the masses.

And this phone has been seeing very fast OS update cycles - almost as quick as Google's own Nexus series. And for this reason, this phone has found quite a lot of love in the fan circles, which results is a lot of great user-generated documentation for all kinds of user scenarios.


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