For rainy days …[Read More]
When Cron and Docker are not 🤝
Convincing Cron to work with Docker
Docker is very popular these days and used almost everywhere in deployments. The idea is pretty straight forward: build, deploy, observe it running. This is very clear for live tasks, but what if you want to build a recurring task?[Read More]
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Best Linux Email Client
The electron revolution
For the past few weeks, I have been testing various email clients on Ubuntu 16.04. I have been using Thunderbird for a while now and was pretty satisfied. Thought that there might be better options available. These are my findings.[Read More]
A random rant
Nvidia made the great technical decision to add GPU support to Docker images. This is all great, but in practice it creates a whole new set of problems. I am trying to explain my configuration, my issues and offer a possible solution.[Read More]
Open Source in academia
An open letter addressed to Ubuntu Podcast presenters
I am a big fan of the Ubuntu Podcast and on their last show (Possessive Open Chicken) they made a strong statement regarding the open source in education: you don’t need to do more to convince students to do adopt Open Source, as they will do it if more companies will do that.
I (surprisingly) disagree.
After writing a long e-mail to them, I decided to do the whole thing as an open letter. This is the result …[Read More]
(Updated) This is how it all starts ...
This is how it all (re-)starts…
A while ago, I decided that it was time to blog again. Share my thoughts across the world. Great news! Alina wants to do the same, so we decided that Roboslang should be revived once more. We have a short chat about the topics and we are off … This was 1 year ago.[Read More]