For a recent project I had to implement an autocomplete function into Expression Engine’s search module. As always the most important rule was not to touch the core at all and make installation and usage as easy as possible.
Yosemite and all predecessors to my knowledge come with rsync 2.6.9. When using Capistrano or any other deployment tool you might want to synchronise assets to and from your local development environment.
When dealing with UTF-8 encoded filenames an error occured in trace_output.rb telling me about an invalid byte-sequence regarding utf-8 characters. By googling I stumbled upon a SO thread which pointed me into the right direction.
There were plenty of things that kept me from building things with WordPress:
In a recent project we had to implement an extension to enable specific prices for each customer. Our customer is a hardware retailer and its customer range varies from the single plumber to huge companies. Companies normally tend to be hard negotiating partner and demand discounts as they order not just a single hammer or nail.