Inevitably there will come a time where you’re deploying an application on Amazon ECS and you’ll need to fire a single-run command on deployment. This could be something like a database migration or something else that sets up your environment post-deployment that can’t, or shouldn’t be run within your container’s startup sequence (by using entrypoints/bootstrap […]
This one has thrown me one too many times, and short of a better place to note this sequence of commands down, I’m posting it here. postgres=> CREATE USER new_user WITH PASSWORD ‘SuperSecurePassword’; CREATE ROLE postgres=> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON ALL TABLES IN SCHEMA public TO new_user; GRANT postgres=> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON ALL SEQUENCES […]
A quick post this one. I’ve been scouring the internet trying to find the right settings in order to connect up my pfSense to use BT Infinity’s native IPv6 implementation. Finally found the magic combination, which I’m sharing here for future reference, and hopefully help anyone else that might find this post.
There may end up being an instance or 2 where you need access to the initial request object inside a celery task, for want of forming an absolute URL for an email template that you’re generating asynchronously, amongst many other reasons. However you’ll find that the WSGIRequest object can’t be pickled because of bound methods […]
I’ve never done a hardware review before (with the exception of the odd Amazon review), so bear with me. For those who’ve been following my rarely updated blog, I’ve been plagued with laptop issues for a while (here, here, here and here – oddly enough all LCD related) so I figured it was about time […]