Maintenance Notice from VPS Provider for Friday, March 2nd

I have just received word that there will be a Maintenance in the datacenter that my servers are located in. They suspect there will be NO downtime, and there will be brief periods of high latency. What this means is that all services hosted on my machines could potentially go down at any time, and […]

Maintenance – Cal Inq

In order to prepare to switch back to the Production DB (no worries, any entries you submitted will be synced with the Production), i am taking down Apache at around 10pm/est tonight. Once i bring the web server backup, v1.03 and lower of Calorie Inquiry will cease to function (the app will crash). This is […]

Cal Inq v1.04 Release

Calorie Inquiry v1.04 has been released to the Android Market with the following changes/fixes: Improved Search Algorithm – Searching for “Bud” will return “Budweiser” now Adds Calorie/Carb Tracker Ships with a new DB with lots of new Entries Updates to the core SQLite Database Full changelog can be found here

Maintenance Notice for MrSaturn/Veritas

I am announcing today that there will be 2 separate server maintenance this weekend. Nov. 4th 2011 at around 10pm, MrSaturn will be going offline for a OS upgrade.  I will be upgrading from Ubuntu LTS 08.04 to 10.10 LTS.  The upgrade SHOULD only take around 30 minutes to an hour depending on how fast the software […]

Server Maintenance Notice for Veritas.*/Mrsaturn.* and a Notice about CalInq

I am planning to do server maintenance on either monday or tuesday of next week.  The maintenance is to change some MySQL DB settings in preparation for a new service.  The following services WILL BE AFFECTED: Web (all sites hosted on veritas/mrsaturn; i am blocking access to Apache except for a few ips) Mail (you […]

Privacy and Calorie Inquiry

First, let’s cover Calorie Inquiry.  I was made aware of several issues last night as I was drinking, and felt that it was only right that I disclose this information to the general public.  First of all, Calorie Inquiry *IS* safe to use, and won’t mess up your phone any more than any other program.  […]

CalInq: Mock Location Privilege

I became aware that i still had the permission to allow mock locations enabled in the Android Manifest file; i  am announcing that this will be fixed in 1.04.  However, this permission allows no sort of security issues, and/or privacy issues; i just wanted everyone to be aware that this was being fixed.  The cause of this […]

Calorie Inquiry Update

Well, just a quick little update on what happened last night, and what is going on with Calorie Inquiry.  First of all, i have fixed the last 2 issues with CalInq (Clicking on Favorites or Previous Searched tab crashed the app), and have signed the APK file for release.  However, after i signed the APK, […]

Current issues in Calory Inquiry

Keep in mind that not all of these issues with be fixed before beta, but most. Current Issues with Android Client: will not scan barcodes on Budweiser (this one I think is an issue with the actual Barcode libraries im using – not sure how to fix) Program crashes/locks up the phone (gets stuck in […]