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ohffs

Programmer to sysadmin and back to programmer. Mostly PHP/Python/JS at the moment.

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re: Traefik v2 with Docker Swarm
I'm going to slowly work through it - I had previously take...
re: What conventional wisdom in software is wrong?
That throwing more and more software at human problems will...
re: What’s the best vacation you’ve ever had?
I think the two weeks I stayed on the Isle of Arran off the...
re: What's your most re-watchable movie?
I have a few that I've watched more times than I care to ad...
re: What have been the broken promises of computer technology?
Do we begin with 'the paperless office' or jump straight to...
re: Raspberry Pi 4 Goes On Sale: “This is a comprehensive upgrade”
Mine arrived in the post today - everything I've tried and ...
re: Post pictures of your pets below
My very own Cordelia :-)
re: Docker everywhere is not a good thing.
We're in the process of moving over to docker swarm for our...
re: Which piece of code are you most proud of?
That is very nice! :-) I sometimes think demoscene code is...
re: Which piece of code are you most proud of?
I remember many years ago writing a little 'bootloader' dem...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I... finally figured out how to get our gitlab &...
re: Local slang or words in code
That's great :-) We do that kind of thing with server names...
re: Using A VPN
I use the algo vpn package to set up a Wireguard VPN - it t...
re: The Sun is Setting on the British Empire
I work in Higher Education and voted remain (and for indyre...
re: Vulnerability Identified in Docker & RunC
I think, sadly, as with a lot of tech these days it's eithe...
re: Vulnerability Identified in Docker & RunC
We Glaswegians get everywhere it seems ;-) One day the int...
re: Vulnerability Identified in Docker & RunC
Is that not the cve that was patched a while back? The pub...
re: Can you trust cheap VPN?
I just run algo on the cheapest VPS I can find (US$2.50 - 5...
re: Do users like passwordless logins?
We thought about it a bit - the main one is that if someone...
re: Do users like passwordless logins?
I'm in an unusual position on this - 90% of my users are in...
re: What Type of Music Do You Listen to While Coding?
I find I tend to work better with music I'm very familiar w...
re: Moving away from Alpine
I was watching a video by Bret Fisher on Youtube just the o...
re: PHP needs its own ES6
I've seen some recent JS tutorials where JS programmers mak...
re: PHP needs its own ES6
I was going to mention the phpprocessor but I just noticed ...
re: Moving from Laravel to another framework (django or express)?
Both plain node/express and django are worth learning - you'l...
re: More articles about PHP (Laravel)
PHP programmers are too busy getting things done to write a...
re: Have you ever designed your own language?
Before I had a computer (back into 1970's) I would write 'pro...
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
It's the Isle of Skye off the north-west coast of Scotland ...
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
Another of my favourite spots on earth :-)
re: What is the most unique place you have worked from?
Many years ago I did some work testing microwave networking...
re: Why do you use your language/stack?
It's just a very different way of working. Having to think ...
re: Why do you use your language/stack?
The science project is the control system for a nanotechnol...
re: Why do you use your language/stack?
At the moment I'm mostly in the same boat as you - PHP w/La...
re: What's your coding origin story?
My C-64 programming progress was : 10 PRINT "Hello" 20 GO...
re: Do you have any home automation projects in the works?
I've got a bunch of Ikea 'Tradfri' lights and a Netatmo 'sm...
re: Build a Beautiful Website with VuePress and Tailwind.css
Goodness - it's like christmas has come early :-D Thank you...
re: Build a Beautiful Website with VuePress and Tailwind.css
I've used tailwind a bit and usually run it through the Purge...
re: Best Tech GIFs & Memes Ever! Humour and Laughter — The Best Medicine!
And lastly... what programming is...
re: Best Tech GIFs & Memes Ever! Humour and Laughter — The Best Medicine!
Smart car tech is the future...
re: Best Tech GIFs & Memes Ever! Humour and Laughter — The Best Medicine!
Just a couple that keep coming back to me... :-)
re: How did software teams handle version control before version control tools? Did distributed development exist back then?
We used to post floppy disks with source code on them back ...
re: Style beautiful web pages without writing any CSS. Using W3.CSS.
I think tailwindcss is a nice middle-ground - you can use t...
re: Optimize Your Programming Decisions for the 95%, Not the 5%
One of the few things I remember from my college days was a...
re: Resumable file upload in PHP: Handle large file uploads in an elegant way
Oh - thanks for that! Sadly I'd be using the Golang server...
re: Resumable file upload in PHP: Handle large file uploads in an elegant way
Last time I looked at Tus you couldn't control the filename...
re: Remember phonebooks?
I remember programming back in the 80s (yes, I know I'm old...
re: Story of a little bug
Tagged :-) Yeah - we're heading down the 'containerise all...
re: Things Nobody Told Me About Being a Software Engineer
Your list is great :-) I'm possibly old and cynical these ...
re: How to show var_dumps in phpunit or codeception
If you don't mind being a bit 'hacky' you can also do : ...
re: Restarting web design ? after 20 years.
Ah - I remember doing webdev in the 90s too - in many ways ...
re: How to be an awesome open source maintainer?
The Changelog Podcast had an episode related to open source...
re: Is coding easy?
Apologies for a meme-post, but this little snippet struck m...
re: Basic HA setup with (docker|kubernetes)
Hi, Yeah - I'd be going with replicas for the applications...
re: Welcome Thread - v15
I've just switched back to programming after a 10-15yr stin...
re: Welcome Thread - v15
'Allo, I've been programming for quite a long time - though...
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