As always, I enjoyed speaking at the SCALE14x event, especially at the new location in Pasadena, California! What if you could adapt a package from a newer version of Ubuntu, onto your stable LTS desktop/server? Or, as a developer, what if you could provide...
tl;dr Put /tmp on tmpfs and you'll improve your Linux system's I/O, reduce your carbon foot print and electricity usage, stretch the battery life of your laptop, extend the longevity of your SSDs, and provide stronger security. In fact, we should do that by...
https://www.inkshares.com/projects/intercession A couple of years ago, a good friend of mine (who now works for Canonical ) bought a book recommended in a byline in Wired magazine. The book was called Daemon , by Leinad Zeraus . I devoured it in one sitti...
“It Doesn't Look Like Ubuntu Reached Its Goal Of 200 Million Users This Year” , says Michael Larabel of Phoronix , in a post that it seems he's been itching to post for months . Why the negativity?!? Are you sure? Did you count all of them? No one has. And...
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Dustin is formerly, the Chief Technical Officer at Gazzang, offering data encryption and key management for cloud and big data applications using eCryptfs. Dustin is also an active Core Developer of the Ubuntu Linux distribution, maintainer of 20+ open source projects, and the creator of Byobu, DivItUp.com, and LinuxSearch.org. Besides writing and sharing his software, Dustin also makes and shares his own beer.
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An Open Letter to Google Nest (was: OMG, F*CKING NEST PROTECT AGAIN!)
It's 01:24am, on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. I am, again, awake in the the middle of the night, due to another false alarm from Google's spite
The Golden Ratio calculated to a record 2 trillion digits, on Ubuntu, in...
The Golden Ratio is one of the oldest and most visible irrational numbers known to humanity. Pi is perhaps more famous, but the Golden Ratio
Container-to-Container Networking: The Bits have Hit the Fan!
A thing of beauty If you read my last post, perhaps you followed the embedded instructions and ran hundreds of LXD system containers on your
Apply updates to multiple systems simultaneously using Byobu and Shift-F9
A StackExchange question, back in February of this year inspired a new feature in Byobu, that I had been thinking about for quite some time:
Dream a little dream (in a dream within another dream) with me!
What would you say if I told you, that you could continuously upload your own Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) web apps into an open source Plat
(Re-)Introducing JeOS -- Just Enough OS, aka Ubuntu Core
Lean. Agile. Svelte. Lithe. Free. That's how we roll our operating systems in this modern, bountiful era of broadly deployed virtual machine
Learn Byobu in 10 minutes while listening to Mozart
If you're interested in learning how to more effectively use your terminal as your integrated devops environment, consider taking 10 minutes
Lyndsey Scott Tells Us What It's Like To Be A Victoria's Secret Model Wh...
As much as we try to fight it, most people have...