Deleting an app won't bring back Roe v Wade

In some ways it feels like 2016 all over again.

A very liberal spam assassin rule

I just sent myself a test message via Powerbase (a hosted CiviCRM project for community organizers) and it didn’t arrive.

LVM Cache Surprises

By far the biggest LVM Cache surprise is just how well it works.

Putty Problems

I upgraded my first servers from buster to bullseye over the weekend and it went very smoothly, so big thank you to all the debian developers who contributed your labor to the bullseye release!

Anyone still using gitweb?

It seems like the self-hosting git world has all moved to gitlab or gitea.

Fixing old PHP code

I wrote a control panel in 2005 using PHP, without any framework.

Google and Bitly

It seems I’m the only person on the Internet who didn’t know sending email to Google with bit.

From Ikiwiki to Hugo

Back in the days of Etch, I converted this blog from Drupal to ikiwiki.

How to Meet Online with Simultaneous Interpretation

May First Movement Technology has been running a public Jitsi Meet instance since well before the pandemic to support Internet-based, video meetings for folks who don’t want to rely on corporate and proprietary infrastructure.

From openbox to sway

I’ve been running the Openbox window manager since 2005. That’s longer then I’ve lived in any one apartment in my entire life!