• It's what they would have wanted

    It’s what they would have wanted.pic.twitter.com/NXdhTa0FLG— Conor McDermottroe (@IRLConor) Ma…

    The 2015 shooting year

    I took bronze in the 10m Air Rifle National Championships. …

    The 2014 shooting year

    I set a new Irish record for 25yd prone rifle with a score of 626.5: …

    New Site

    I finally got around to doing some work on this site. It's been quite a long time in the making sinc…

    The 2013 shooting year

    Shooting in the snow at the Isle of Man Easter Shoot. …

    SFTP to EC2 with Python and Boto

    Today I wanted to automate the upload of some code to a new Amazon EC2 instance. I've been scripting…

    Profiling PHP with XHProf

    If you find yourself writing any performance sensitive code in PHP, you probably want a profiler to …

    Snippets

    You're Doing It Wrong by Poul-Henning Kamp in ACM Queue is worth a read if you're writing any perfo…

    The internet is not your friend

    Recently there has been a lot of criticism of Facebook for changing its privacy policy again. While …

    More bodges, more speed

    I don't like kludgey solutions to problems. They catch up with you eventually and it's usually more …