Ansible is my configuraiton management tools of choice. It’s extremely dependable and predictable but, it’s not without its warts.
In the last year, I’ve been responsable for running a small saas companies infastructure. These are the things that I’ve learned about my chosen tools.
How to write Riemann alerts to a file and link to it within a Slack alert.
The ErgoDox is the best keyboard that I’ve ever used but, its not without its quirks.
As some of you have noticed, I use an ErgoDox keyboard. I’m currently in the process of writing a review of it which, I hope to have completed soon. In the process of writing th...
If you’d like to support my site, here is another option for you. You can now support me for every article that I write.
I’ve taken over maintaing jekyll-picture-tags and I’ve made a couple of improvements.
If you would like to support ruin, now you can.
Note I’m only writing this because it is my current feelings on my programing language of choice. I’m not trying to convince anyone that they should use Go, rather I feel like these things will probably change as I gain more experience in writing software in Go and as I learn other languages and I’m interested in recording how my op...
How to use multiple elasticsearch indices to allow for a more flexible deletion schedule. Also how to move the old log data to the new indices.