Greasemonkey Script to Restore Mantis Ticket Colours

Mantis, the bug tracking software, changed the style of each ticket’s background during an update. This is a Greasemonkey script to re-introduce strong background colours so you can quickly see the status of a ticket. You probably don’t want to run this on every page you visit, so you can add a // @match* into the top comment.

A MySql Backup Script (with Download Speeds & Hipchat Integration)

It’s a common problem we developers come across, we need to keep a backup of our databases so that if anything happens to our live database we still have a copy of the data. This is a quick script which uses the mysqldump command to grab a copy of a database and save it. It saves the file as a gzip file (because it saves a mega amount of space over time). More than just backing up the data, this … Continued