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Finaaaaaaally deploying my portfolio website! I finally have something decent to showcase my projects self high-five
I don’t know a tech history maker but one black person who teaches tech using YT, is Dagogo Altraide or famously known as Coldfusion on YT, he is the best person on earth according to me who teaches tech and science in a very interesting and documentary type videos!!
"A single character typo brought me to my knees."
— @djtai in "What's the longest you've ever spent debugging a single bug?"
I can relate 😅
Probably a whole 9-hr work day and some change.
I was tasked with creating some Ansible configs for these build agents. The machines being spun up from them were identical, but spread across 3 different networks: A, B, and C. The big difference was one zip. A and B got it from shared drives, but C pulled it from our Artifactory. I was told that the one in Artifactory was the same from both A and B.
A and B were fine but machines on C were failing. I figured it was the zip, and it was...but it took the whole day and 2 30-minute Zoom meetings with different folks.
The problem? Well all 3 zips had the same name: Dir_X.Y.Z_14.0 but
- The zips on A and B unzipped to C:\Path\To\Dir_X.Y.Z_14.0
- The zip on C unzipped to C:\Path\To\Dir_X.Y.Z-14.0
A single-character typo brought me to my knees lol. Someone renamed the directory to have a hyphen, but the zip they created still had an underscore, lol. Ahh good times.
You can use
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Limit search to a domain e.g
You can go really weird by combining operators and search terms that will perform a pinpoint search.
When I have the time, I'll write a more comprehensive post about Google searching.
Another awesome win of the week! I hope you're still celebrating, @ldrmuse 🎉
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