Feb. 18, 2019
Rails Engines have been around for a quite a while.
Many of the popular Gems (Devise, etc) that we work with through our day-to-day as a Rails developer are actually Rails Engines.
The purpose of these Rails Engines is to provide additional tools/techniques...
Jan. 11, 2019
Docker + WSL is a Linux developers dream came true for anyone using a Windows platform at home.
Following tutorials like
are great, but they aren't flawless, most of miss out on the important part.
In order to get bind mounts working...
Sep. 10, 2018
In my previous post about ESXi, I talked about starting a new project that would allow to provision a new machine in an automated way.
Well, I ended up finding a solution that I can use directly from terraform :)
in the form of a terraform provider...
Aug. 26, 2018
Govc is super cool, but sadly it doesn't fully work with my ESXi setup since my license doesn't have support for writing to the SDK endpoint.
What I want is the ability create a new VM remotely, but for the free license of ESXi.
starts another new...
Apr. 18, 2018
I've always had a Windows machine, but don't use it for development that much.
This year is different.
With VS Code being one of my primary editors along Neovim.
This brings me to my new build for 2018.
ASRock AB350 PRO4 ATX...
Jul. 5, 2017
I typically need to check to see what my current expenses are over the last month without seeing any payments and this is how I do it:
ledger reg visa -p 'last month' -l 'amount<0'
Mar. 28, 2017
I recently found a recipe for a famous chicken finger sauce on Reddit. The comments make me optimistic.
1⁄2 cup mayonnaise
1⁄4 cup ketchup
1⁄2 teaspoon garlic salt (you can substitute garlic and salt)
1⁄4 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
Mar. 25, 2017
Been having problems using http to push a large-ish repo.
Setting up a ssh key works, but my Docker host is already running on port 22.
Here is how you can specify a different port via
$ git remote add origin ssh://email@example.com:10022/silasb...
Mar. 8, 2017
Today I finally finished my first Docker image: silasb/coredns the cooresponding Git repo is here.
$ docker pull silasb/coredns
$ docker run --name dns -d -p 53:53/udp -p 53:53 silasb/coredns
$ dig @127.0.0.1 sbaronda.com +short
Dec. 30, 2016
As an engineer and a new puppy owner, it's been more difficult to get meals prepared.
Whether the it's giving enough attention to Morty or answering Slack messages there's always a distraction.
Slow cooking has been a great way for me to get a delicious...
Dec. 10, 2016
My portable computer is late 2013 13 inch Macbook Pro Retina, but it's mostly a web browsing machine as I do most my development on my local server.
This machine is connected to a Dell SP2309W, which has an amazing screen resolution of 2048x1152.