batch execution and Request limit Exceeded (155)

December 28, 2015 at 5:48 pm

Basic free Parse plan offers up to 1800 requests/min (Parse averages it to an informative number of 30req/sec which is not a per second limit) always calculated as a number of requests started (no matter how long they’ll take) in a window of last 60 seconds. Every new request exceeding the limit in the window of last 60 seconds will receive an error (155: Request Limit Exceeded) until the last 60 seconds average drops back below the limit. A simple error handling can take care of an appropriate error message being shown to the user (“Please try again later…“). Things get more […]

sourdough bread

May 12, 2013 at 1:54 pm

The more I travel and get exposed to different cuisines, the more I realize that there are similar meals in almost every culture. The culinary evolution built on more or less the same ingredients (grains, milk, meat, sugar, salt, etc.) comes up with the same preparation processes and results. Usually it’s the final touch of spices that differentiates the tastes forcing us to explore huge variety of exotic restaurants. There’s one thing that I realized is not that common: a sourdough bread. While toast bread is widely spread almost everywhere, sourdough bread takes effort to find and sometimes it’s just […]

2011: Ladakh valley 2 years later

April 16, 2012 at 6:44 am

Early November 2011 with its awesome weather seemed to be perfect time to repeat the trip to Ladakh valley. Since it was last weekend of the season before they shut down most of the touristy places, Leh with empty streets and only hardcore tourists seemed to be great place to hang out for a weekend. This time no bikes, just JetAirways – quickly in and out, short and sweet. Some pictures from the awesome trip below: Leh, Pangong Lake, Alchi monastery.

2009: 2000km in Himalayas

April 11, 2012 at 3:12 am

Living at foothills of Himalayas and not being able to take the famous ride through Ladakh valley would be an unforgettable mistake. My flatmate Wolf and I decided to take 10 days off and hit the road on our 350ccm Classic Bullets. Following are sample pictures taken on the way: Chandigarh > Manali > Rothang Pass > Keylong > Darcha > Sarchu > Leh > Kargil > Srinagar > Jammu > Chandigarh. For more pictures check my Facebook…