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“OH GAWD” Around the time of the subprime mortgage collapse, I was working in an enterprise software company. I worked in a large open space full of cubic...

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CI/CD (continuous integration / continuous delivery) helps development teams optimize software quality tests before delivering committed changes into produc...

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As creators of a new approach to build automation, we have always strived to create products that we ourselves would have wished we had. While this may sound...

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On November 20, 2020 Docker began rate limiting requests to its popular Docker Hub registry. This change applied to all users, anonymous or free. When this ...

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It turns out Awk is pretty simple. It has only a couple of conventions and only a small amount of syntax. It’s straightforward to learn, and once you underst...

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We’re excited to announce that Earthly is participating in Hacktoberfest this October again. Last year we saw lots of great contributions from the communi...

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make is a commonplace utility in the development world. It automates the process of generating executables, documentations, and other non-source files from ...

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Background: Fingers, Head, and Google Whenever I reach a stopping point in my work, I use a bash alias called gwip1 to create a ‘work in progress’ commi...

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Observability If you do software-as-a-service development and you have paying customers, you at some point learn about the need for operational monitoring...