- How to Pick a Password
- Troubleshooting SMTP
Most of what you’ve been told about generating a good password is wrong. The well intentioned advice of pick a phrase and then obfuscate (ie, Fish Tacos are Delicious becomes F1$hT4c05rD3l1c10u5) it is still valid, but a bit misguided and not enough.
When drawing a network diagram, think about whether it makes sense to draw a logical or a physical diagram. I’d say 90% of the time, a logical diagram is more useful than a physical diagram.
Over the years, I’ve encountered a lot of a technology platforms, programming methodologies, and ways of doing business. During that time, I’ve come up with thoughts and ideas that guide me through my working life. This is of course the ideal. I’ve fallen short many times and will continue to do so I’m sure (See below…).
I don’t often Torrent, but when I do, it’s my business and no one else’s. So, this is a quick write up for how to pause your torrents if your VPN goes down.
This script allows you to upgrade the OS on all your lxd containers. It could easily be modified to run whatever you’d like.
There are many blog posts about scrum. There are sacred texts and high-priests. Most of that stuff is malarkey. If your company has a full time Agile Coach, run for the hills. Also, if you’re a full time agile coach, stop reading. You’re not going to like what I say. Most of the scrum process can be tailored and adjusted for your workflow. The true magic of the scrum process in the inviolability of the scrum.
Internet email is easy to troubleshoot if you do it step by step. This is a quick guide to troubleshooting what’s wrong when you can’t send or receive email.