Linux

Jun
22
More Terraform AWS Lightsail Sysadmin Learning

More Terraform AWS Lightsail Sysadmin Learning

Doubling down on my commitment to ensuring that women are given the skills necessary to succeed in the technology field, I had a good coaching session with my friend Meg and helped her set up tooling for a CI/CD pipeline to instantiate a Ghost blog via Terraform.
2 min read
Jun
10
Slow and steady wins the race even if you are so exhausted you fall on your face

Slow and steady wins the race even if you are so exhausted you fall on your face

I spent a year in the school at the agency trying to do a technology class for the kids; they just aren't into it man. It isn't even remotely interesting to them, and I can't motivate them about what I actually do for a living. Nobody wants to be the kid that got picked on in high school.
10 min read
Apr
26
Why would a website say my order was 12/31/1969 when the internet wasn't even a thing then?

Why would a website say my order was 12/31/1969 when the internet wasn't even a thing then?

I had a friend ask me the other day why their order from Chewy.com said it would be delivered Dec 31 on 1969. Here I am trying to ELI5 it, but I probably made it even more complicated than the initial comment.
1 min read
Jan
02
WSL is cool, but  "Enhanced Session" is cooler!

WSL is cool, but "Enhanced Session" is cooler!

It seems almost like every time that I have to put WSL to the test, it really is lacking; Enhanced Mode sessions on Windows are the way to go for the most satisfactory Linux experience which exists under Hyper-V more than WSL.
3 min read