I've been spending a lot of time thinking about the possibility of Fascism or Authoritarianism in the United States, and what that means for my plans to remain in the country. I don't want to overreact, and I don't think it's inevitable that this country will ...
As the child of a Danish mother, I grew up on stories of Danish resistance to the Nazis during WW2. My mother was a small child during the occupation, and she spoke to me of her vivid memories of having a German soldier quartered in her home during the war ...
On Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, Anne Lise (Lis) Schofield died from complications of dementia.
Miles Schofield, her husband and father of John Schofield, died November 11, 2014.
Lis leaves her sister Grethe, her son John, John's wife Marlyse, and their two children Heather and James.
The service will be ...
I start out all my BASH scripts with the following boilerplate:
#!/bin/bash set -e set -o pipefail set -u
Let's talk for a minute about why each one of those lines is a good idea.
set -e: Exit immediately if a simple command exits with a non-zero status ...
I recently found a great feature of Sublime Text 3. Let's say you have tabular data, and you need to make the same edit to each line. This happens to me quite often.
Select the entire text, then choose Selection --> Split Into Lines. This gives you a cursor on ...
I love the fact that in iTerm 2, double-clicking a GUID or an IP address selects it.
However, it's been really irritating that in Sublime Text 3, that doesn't happen. Double-clicking the "192" in "192.168.1.1" selects only the "192."
I found the setting to change ...
I interviewed with Metacloud a while back, and ended up taking a position with ...
On my way back during my road trip from Los Angeles to Colorado I saw a pillar of smoke in the distance. Driving towards it I saw a building fully-engulfed in flames in this small town, with hardly anyone around it.
People started gathering, and after a few minutes the ...
This is primarily to help me remember, and to help anyone who finds this via Google.
If you're trying to use the rackspace-novaclient tool to connect to RackSpace's Public Cloud, and you want to use the Heat client as well, you need to do a little tweaking.
OS_PASSWORD ...Tagged as: Openstack
I just finished "The Affluent Investor" by Phil DeMuth. Phil defines "affluent" as having between $100,000 and $10,000,000 in assets. (Very high net-worth individuals have a different set of challenges that are not covered in this book.) I'm not yet affluent by this definition, but still ...Tagged as: Financial Competence Step 6
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