I spent the weekend experimenting with new open-source projects that will either supplant hosted services, or improve my sysops experience.
This is not an uncommon way for me to spend a weekend, as https://ethitter.com/2017/01/replacing-slack-ifttt-and-zapier/ and the whole of https://ethitter.com/category/vps-adventures/ demonstrate.
Once they’ve “stuck,” I’ll post something at ethitter.com about these latest discoveries.
It started as simple teenage rebellion but ended up tearing Syria apart, setting in motion events that continue to rock the Middle East — and the world. The boys behind the graffiti would become unlikely revolutionaries and reluctant refugees. Not all of them would survive the upheaval they helped unleash.
He considered becoming a police officer after graduating from high school, but instead took a job as a syrup quality-control inspector at a Coca-Cola plant.
Any time I start thinking that I know what I’m doing as a sysadmin, I remind myself that
sudo reboot is, too often, how I “fix” things.