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Goodbye Openshift 2

Dear RedHat, Thank you for having hosted my site for so long for free. I tried to migrate to OpenShift 3 via the Free tier but sadly the quota does not allow for everything I need to run my WordPress. So i had to move; no hard feelings – but 50 bucks/month – are you …

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Using Let’s Encrypt with a PHP Application on OpenShift

Hi, Update: github.com/kuba/simp_le is dead, the github.com/zenhack/simp_le fork is to be used instead. The following post documents how I used Let’s Encrypt to secure this WordPress site which hosted on OpenShift. The following is based on this forum post/tutorial. I just made it work with virtualenv and a PHP OpenShift app. Please note that you …

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Debugging Go Programs with QtCreator

Debugging Go is a pain. I am not sure why the designers of this language did not include a debugger in the toolchain. In any case, GDB can be used to debug this wonderful language and I discovered that QtCreator is an alright frontend. There a few steps needed to set this up: Configure gdb …

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1Password for Firefox on Linux

How to Run 1Password for Firefox(and probably Chrome) on Linux   I’ve been loving 1Password for a while now and I wanted to use it on Linux as well. There is no official support from Agilebits for Linux yet. In my search I found a few ways: http://www.lucianofiandesio.com/1password-in-linux And other hacks. But in the end …

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Switched to a VPS for Hosting

Hello absent fans, I’ve dreamed for a while to mess around with my own VPS. Ever since I got my Raspberry PI I tried to cram as much stuff as possible into it. But… the poor thing has its limitations. So I migrated the wordpress site to a VPS on the cloud running some Ubuntu …

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I'm back! On a PI!

Hello, No… this blog is not dead. I am currently running it off my Raspberry PI. How great is that? What? You don’t know what a Raspberry PI is?? Go here: http://www.raspberrypi.org/. Now!

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Still alive…

I am doing science and I am still alive :). It’s been a long time since I wrote anything interesting or anything for that matter. Well… It’s not that I don’t have things to say, I am just lazy. Looks like I have to change hosting…again, they are spamming me with pop-ups. BRB 😀

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