April 28, 2016

Farewell, you will be missed!

A week ago, continuous beeps from alerts slack channel woke me up early in the morning. Digging up the logs, I saw “System rebooting.” Why? FYI, the machine runs CoreOS. In a while, we came to know CoreOS and the tools it ships are updated automatically as new versions come out. They say “We believe that automatically updating the operating system is one of the best tools to achieve this goal. ... Read more

July 31, 2015

Dockerizing sTeam

I am currently working with sTeam collaboration platform as a GSoC dev under FOSSASIA umbrella. sTeam has a lot of depencencies. A lot! One major issue faced by developers was version conflict between dependencies. Docker seemed to solve this issue. Docker is a great image distribution model for server templates. It uses btrfs (a copy-on-write filesystem) to keep track of filesystem diff’s which can be committed and collaborated on with other users (like git). ... Read more

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