October 26, 2020 | 05:00

Combined RSS with fulltext

This weekend, Jochen T. contacted me with an interesting question about Hugo and the theme I am using for this blog: I don’t understand how I can create a “normal” feed, I have searched for help, but found nothing. My feed only contains the categories “micro”, “blog” or “page”, but I would like to have a feed with the individual posts in full text (like you). Due to the fact that others might have the same question, I answer this in the public of course after prior request and approval by Jochen. Read more

September 10, 2020 | 11:00

Script for Testing-Farm

Yesterday evening somebody desperately fought in despair with Packer, the younger sister of Vagrant. The goal was to create a testing farm of n machines for Virtualbox and make them accessible via SSH for further automated software testing/rollout. For me, this is much easier by using a simple bashscript. This morning I’ve made one even before the very first cup of coffee. #!/bin/bash # Pfad zur Master .ova Datei MASTER_OVA="$HOME/projects/testingfarm/DebianBuster.ova" # Anzahl der gewünschten VMs AMOUNT=2 # Name der VMs (Index und Datum werden noch angefügt = NAME-n-YYYYMMDD) PREF_VMNAME="debian" # Anzahl der CPUs PREF_CPU=1 # Zugewiesener Speicher PREF_MEMORY=1024 # Datums-Suffix THE_DATE=$(date +%Y%m%d) # Logdatei zum prüfen THE_LOG="$HOME/projects/testingfarm/$THE_DATE-$PREF_VMNAME. Read more

August 18, 2020 | 18:30

Hugo as Web-Developing Platform

Making of blog.jakobs.systems At the beginning of the (first?) Corona lockdown in March 2020, I was advised during an nightly Jitsi meeting by a befriended admin from Hamburg about giving Hugo a chance. Probably just after I dropped a rant about Rapidweaver, my previous static site generator on the Mac. The idea needed to grow for almost half a year, till August, when I finally found a test balloon for Hugo: My personal blog and if everything succeeds, my official website, which is slowly getting rusty. Read more

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