Various ramblings of sysadmin, programmer, dancer, coffee snob, food lover and Winnipegger.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Terraform G Suite DNS records
In the previous post I cited automation potential as one of the reasons to change registrars. While it’s a pretty strong reason for cloud ...
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Why transfer domains from NameCheap to Route 53
TL;DR: it’s cheaper if you want WhoisGuard and use Route 53 as registrar only . Longer answer with caveats and additional justifications be...
Monday, April 3, 2017
Rebuild AMI using SSM Automation
In the previous post I used Packer to remove block device mappings from Ubuntu AMI to ensure EC2 auto-recovery is working. While Packe...
Monday, March 20, 2017
Ensure EC2 auto-recovery by rebuilding AMI with Packer
Problem : Amazon EC2 auto recovery fails if machine image has ephemeral block device mappings defined (even when no instance store volume...
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Enable "Developer options" on Android
Since release of Android 4.2 the "Developer options" menu is not visible in the Settings by default. Regular users won't m...
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