Just published some final thoughts on some specific settings I needed for running Mastodon on an OpenStack cloud.
I'll be writing more content about how I deployed Cloud Island as I migrate onto autoscaling and a full CD pipeline - stay tuned! 😄
I wrote A Thing about changing the default Git branch for new repositories created with 'git init': https://leigh.net.au/writing/git-init-main/
I've had this song stuck in my head ever since I heard it recently!
THREE TRAIN LINES!! The most Melbourne song to ever cross the Yarra, one of my best, an absolute BANGER, finally has the ULTIMATE ISOCRAFTING CLIP. Pls share. Pleeease. PLEEEEEEEASE (Patreon link in bio) https://youtu.be/CpOm7NNcne8
Open Source, Decentralised, and Federated Social Media Alternatives http://blog.mattcen.com/2020/07/01/social-media-alternatives/
Hi everyone. It’s been a couple months now since I got made redundant and while I’ve not been idle, I’m still not employed.
If you have a role going that I’d be suitable for I’d love to chat.
If you want to know what that role might look like, try this: https://jeamland.net/posts/on-the-hunt/
Here's a map of hotspot suburbs which will be under lockdown as of tomorrow night.
Victorian stay-at-home orders reintroduced in hotspot suburbs https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-06-30/victoria-coronavirus-hotspot-local-lockdowns-in-melbourne/12407138
TFW you've finally decided to properly get into @Docker and you re-watch a couple of @jessfraz talks (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7mzbIOtcIaQ) and then have songs about little boxes stuck in your head for the rest of the day.
Thanks @CyberGovAU - updated software and MFA are always good advice. But you for got to mention encryption. Widespread adoption of end-to-end encrypted communication and storage services would mitigate the risk because when intruders broke in, the data wouldn't be readable. https://twitter.com/CyberGovAU/status/1273811901810487296
Labels let you know what’s in your inbox. Labels are now on Fastmail, and that’s something to smile about 😀
Learn more and enjoy! https://fastmail.blog/2020/06/15/fastmail-labels/
"This was not a hack; it was sloppily stored data." https://www.wired.com/story/dating-apps-leak-explicit-photos-screenshots/
The CTO at my first job, who was 20m away in his office, called me to ask me to stop sharing my salary info. He said I was embarrassing him. I told him he was going about the problem all wrong.
I repeated this at the next digital agency I worked at. And I'd do it again. https://twitter.com/Inhumansoflate1/status/1271899613570625538
Don’t give your DNA to a website https://twitter.com/abcnews/status/1272261170888454145
Holy crap. Want to know why there are no good cops?
Because a good cop reporting on a bad cop will get himself raided, and thrown involuntarily into a mental health facility.
Then the other cops will make a badge of a rat in a straightjacket to celebrate it. https://twitter.com/Eugene_V_Dabbs/status/1271659750665539584