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Development Homesteading Multimedia Software Technology

Augmented Beekeeping

As I continue applying technology to manage the local ecology at my home, these are my plans for managing hundreds of thousands (and steadily approaching millions) of honey bees.

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DevOps Server Technology

Docker Compose stalling due to low entropy

I use systemd to drive Docker Compose primarily under Ubuntu Server, and noticed that commands such as down would seemingly freeze while removing volumes. After checking the usual suspects (CPU, RAM, swap, et al.), I set out to see if anyone else was experiencing this problem. It turns out that several people are, and it’s […]

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Development Software

Working with Rust in VSCode’s devcontainer

Seamlessly run your Rust programs under a development container in Visual Studio Code.

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Software Virtualization

Shoe horn v1.1 released

New features include support for swap files, system package management, and bug fixes.

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Development DevOps Software Technology

PyClone released

While I’ve been working on Tiberium, which sits on top of many separate tools (such as rclone), I’ve had to end up writing interfaces for some of these tools. Today, I released PyClone which wraps rclone using the pexpect package and allows you to query transfer updates from the thread that’s responsible for running rclone. […]

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3-D Printing Emulation Fabrication Hardware Modification Multimedia Software

Pimp my cade: Teenage Mutant Ninja Pinto

I am but a drop of water in an ocean full of Arcade1Up modders. Here, I tell the tale of journeying down the rabbit hole.

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Development Software

PySimpleGUI (and Tkinter) in pyenv with Homebrew

Create a GUI simply, with PySimpleGUI and Homebrew.

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CI/CD Development Software

The Austin Python Meetup : Creating and publishing a Python package

Create, test, and publish a Python package to the Python Package Index.

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Software SysAdmin

Setting NIC IP addresses as environment variables

An easy and reliable method for applying your NIC IP addresses to your environment and scripts.

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DevOps SysAdmin

Hooking FreeDNS to Linux network states

Update your FreeDNS Dynamic DNS record when your network state changes.