Safely restarting an OpenStack server with Ansible
Some notes on PWM on the Raspberry Pi
Ansible for Infrastructure Testing
$JOB we often find ourselves at customer sites where we see the
same set of basic problems that we have previously encountered
elsewhere ("your clocks aren't in sync" or "your filesystem is full"
or "you haven't installed a critical update", etc). We would like a
simple tool that could …
Better bulk filtering for Gmail
I use Gmail extensively for my personal email, and recently my workplace has been migrated over to Gmail as well. I find that for my work email I rely much more extensively on filters and labels to organize things (like zillions of internal and upstream mailing lists), and that has …read more
OpenStack, Containers, and Logging
I've been thinking about logging in the context of OpenStack and containerized service deployments. I'd like to lay out some of my thoughts on this topic and see if people think I am talking crazy or not.
There are effectively three different mechanisms that an application can use to emit …read more