LoopBack: TypeError: ids.filter is not a function

While creating new relation in a NodeJS LoopBack project, I encountered this problem: TypeError: ids.filter is not a function I could not find a solution on Google, so it took some experimenting to make it work: In the relations part of my model (a User), the code looked something like this: "relations": { "group": { "type": "belongsTo", "model": "Group", "foreignKey": "group" read more

Amazon EC2 for lazy people

In this article I want to explain what Amazon's EC2 service is. This is targeted at lazy people like you who do not want to read the whole Amazon documentation to get started: What is EC2? EC2 is short for "Elastic Computing Cloud" and basically provides its users with the ability to boot up Virtual Machines (VM) of every shape read more