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  • ReactJS controlled/uncontrolled warning
    17 November 2017

    I was tinkering with some ReactJS code and I occasionally came across the following warning when using form inputs.

  • Check those SSL certs
    13 November 2017

    I had to update some ssl certs using a cloud service UI and cli tool. I was not sure which SSL certs I needed, so I checked the current config using these nifty command line tools, summerised like so:

  • Rspec matcher truncated too much
    2 November 2017

    I was in a situation where I needed to get rspec failure output NOT to shorten the output of a failed match.. apparently there is option in works but right now I could use this.

  • average-time-per-line-write
    31 October 2017

    Someone asked me “How long are those background jobs taking?”

  • vim-plugin-not-required
    9 October 2017

    When using vim and working within Rails project I found it a PITA to manually open the corrosponding rspec file or app file in the split layout I wanted.

  • AirVPN on Arch
    26 September 2017

    I wanted a VPN for use at home, so I did 1 second of googling a decided upon AirVPN

  • Arch broke and it was awesome!
    1 August 2017

    I use Arch Linux running on an encrypted root filesystem (btrfs) The other day I rebooted and it could not decrypt my file system .. I was faced with this:

  • list-all-open-ports
    31 July 2017

    List all open ports

  • A simple bash script to move files to S3
    13 April 2017

    A directory is getting filled with little files containing log data, you wanna keep it but only kind archive style… ship it to S3!

  • Take a btrfs snapshot on each successfull boot
    8 February 2017

    To try and keep my system bootable no matter what happens I use systemd to run a script that takes a btrfs snapshot and configures bootctl to add that snapshot into the boot menu.