Apr. 9, 2019
I'm always a collector of weird and old pieces of computer hardware.
Some would even call me a hoarder (Amy especially).
But there is a reason why I love collecting the old hardware.
It's so that I can find an alternative purpose for it.
In this case...
Apr. 7, 2019
After getting my pressure washer I decided to revisit my car cleaning products.
This is what I'm currently using, but will update this page regularly when I find new or better products.
- Bug and Tar Remover - Rain X Bug & Tar Pre-Wash Gel (has petroleum...
Mar. 27, 2019
While setting up the ingress controller I needed a way to pass through the server headers from the proxied web applications.
There wasn't much in the ingress annotations documentation to help me figure out how to remove the default
Server: Nginx header...
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...