Author Archives: s3hh

GTD tools

I’ve been using GTD to organize projects for a long time. The “tickler file” in particular is a crucial part of how I handle scheduling of upcoming and recurring tasks. I’ve blogged about some of the scripts I’ve written to … Continue reading

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Pockyt and edbrowse

I use r2e and pocket to follow tech related rss feeds. To read these I sometimes use the nook, sometimes use the pocket website, but often I use edbrowse and pockyt on a terminal. I tend to prefer this because … Continue reading

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Genoci and Lpack

Introduction I’ve been working on a pair of tools for manipulating OCI images: genoci, for GENerating OCI images, builds images according to a recipe in yaml format. lpack, the layer unpacker, unpacks an OCI image’s layers onto either btrfs subvolumes … Continue reading

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CNI for LXC

It’s now possible to use CNI (container networking interface) with lxc. Here is an example. This requires some recent upstream patches, so for simplicity let’s use the lxc packages for zesty in ppa:serge-hallyn/atom. Setup a zesty host with that ppa, … Continue reading

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Namespaced File Capabilities

Namespaced file capabilities As of this past week, namespaced file capabilities are available in the upstream kernel. (Thanks to Eric Biederman for many review cycles and for the final pull request) TL;DR Some packages install binaries with file capabilities, and … Continue reading

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Containers micro-conference

The deadline for the CFP for the containers microconference at Plumber’s is coming up next week. See https://discuss.linuxcontainers.org/t/containers-micro-conference-at-linux-plumbers-2017/262 for more information

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Outdoors laptop

i like to work outside, at a park, on the beach, etc. For years I’ve made do with regular laptops, but all those year’s I’ve really wanted an e-ink laptop to avoid the squinting and the headaches and the search … Continue reading

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