July 15, 2022

Introduction

I've had in mind a little side project for a while; in fact it's something that has been knocking around my head for many years. I suspect that it may well knock around for a few more unless I solve all the interesting problems. Rather than explain what...

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August 10, 2022

Another look at the Database

I've been having a rethink about the structure of the database; in part brought about as I've been really busy work of late and not had a chance to lay with Cepheus, in part as I had mose misgivings...

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July 29, 2022

Designing the game

Well it's taken me a little longer than anticipated to work out the rough details, however I think I'm now in a position to start drafting up the initial stages. Obviously, there is going to be a...

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July 22, 2022

Release v0.1.1 and Designing Authentication Tests

Well it took me a little longer to complete this in part as I had problems with the password reset testing, specifically the throttling of requests, but that's all in place now. So, out of the box,...

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July 20, 2022

Authenticating users

The login controller is nice and simple, during authentication it: checks to see if the user exists with the correct password redirects to the home page on success If the user does not exist, or...

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July 19, 2022

Creating a landing page

Before I look at the landing page itself, I need to create a couple of components. Initially I'll need a simple HTML component as this will be used in at least three separate places: guest pages,...

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July 18, 2022

Sketching out the database

Since I have only a very rough idea of where this project is going, I decided to rustle up some code, but first, I need some tables. For brevity, I'm only going to build just the tables &...

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