Nix and patching the Linux kernel whilst still tracking upstream packages:
My Magical Adventure With cloud-init
Security keys are now supported for SSH Git operations
You can now use FIDO2 security keys to authenticate over SSH for remote Git operations, providing a higher level of account security.
systemd: The Good Parts
I keep forgetting how powerful phones are: here's a demo of using external peripherals and developing applications on the device itself!
"I am resigning along with most other Freenode staff"
I learned this because one of our QA servers was hit by a ransomware attack (not a huge issue, it's QA after all). We thought we were protected via ufw/firewall, but we were wrong. Here's a video breakdown: https://f001.backblazeb2.com/file/ams-screencasts/docker_iptables.mp4
Docker TIL: Docker's iptables chains win over ufw 😅If you're relying on ufw or anything similar to route traffic differently than Docker you're going to lose that race every time.
Instead apply your rules to DOCKER-USER directly: https://docs.docker.com/network/iptables/
How to run Linux GUI apps on Windows 10 with WSL and WSLg
Many folks have installed X servers and X410 on their Windows 10 machines and ...
This is the most creative form of Linux usage I've seen in ages!
It comes with the exact same CPU and GPU as their desktops. It has 16GB of RAM, a 2TB SSD and a 13” screen. It has Thunderbolt. It has an official keyboard + touchpad case.
I could’ve been doing some serious work on that beast if it would just let me access its UNIXy internals and install some software.
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