Git commit signing

16 Dec, 2017 - 1 minutes

I've been trying to set up git commit signing, and was treated with the following error:

error: gpg failed to sign the data
fatal: failed to write commit object

automated gitolite backups

27 Jun, 2017 - 1 minutes

Since I run a gitolite server for my private projects, I needed a way to regularly backup these repositories. The following script is run via crontab as the gitolite user, and creates bundled versions of all hosted repositories. Those are then pushed via SMB to a network attached storage.

Alexa Developer T-Shirts

26 Mar, 2017 - 1 minutes

So I got one of those T-Shirts Amazon offered for Alexa Skill developers in Germany. Quite cool design, and those binary numbers on the front apparently were supposed to mean something. Actually supposed is the key word here, as it seems someone over at Amazon did produce a typo ;-)

Shiny new domain

18 Feb, 2017 - 1 minutes
Got myself a shiny new hipster domain. Took the chance to move hosting to AWS, and ditch wordpress in favor of a static generated site by Hugo.