Developers can be very picky when it comes to the tools they use daily. Some use a simple text editor, some want a full graphical environment complete with syntax highlighting, code completion, organized debugger output and file/project management.

When I decided to jump into Android development, it was quite a shock to go from Xcode to Google’s preferred IDE, Eclipse. Luckily, there is also an Android plugin available for Netbeans, and after spending a few hours working with it I can say that developing for Android is now almost as nice as developing for iOS.

How to scrub a Btrfs filesystem

Unlike ZFS, the Linux Btrfs filesystem does not yet have a scrub command. However, there are ways to accomplish the same thing using simple shell scripting.