Ubuntu

Dec
23
Desktop Linux Masochism - Carla/Jack/Pulse/Calf on Ubuntu Studio 20.04

Desktop Linux Masochism - Carla/Jack/Pulse/Calf on Ubuntu Studio 20.04

I never wanted to go down the path of Linux on the desktop because Linus himself says it sucks super bad... but a comedy of errors made me quickly adapt and ramp up to it and overcome most of the challenges that were not even a few hours figuring out in Windows.
2 min read
Jul
13
Telegraf InfluxDB Grafana TIG stack on AWS via Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04

Telegraf InfluxDB Grafana TIG stack on AWS via Terraform on Ubuntu 20.04

The "TIG" stack comprised of Telegraf, InfluxDB, and Grafana is a collection of powerful open-source monitoring tools.
4 min read
Feb
15
Terraform: NetBox IPAM on AWS

Terraform: NetBox IPAM on AWS

This Terraform project launches NetBox onto a t2.micro Ubuntu 18.04 LTS instance after several minutes of downloading dependencies and instantiating/populating the database/Redis cache.
4 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