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Sheogorath's Blog


Depending on the time of the day, a friend, a colleague, a wise guy. The beauty of the world is its sense of humor to show humans their way by letting them search their own.



  1. New Design

    As you may notice my blog looks a bit different. In the past week I started to re-design the blog in various ways. …


  2. Mastodon and Amazon S3

    Back on 21st of August I ran into a conversation between Gargron, the founder and main developer of Mastodon, and a user about the security of images uploaded for the purpose of direct messages. …


  3. Publish your work while keeping a private fork

    I have many software projects I work on a daily basis. And a lot of them would be nice to see published as Open Source or Free Software. …


  4. Password safes - LastPass vs. Bitwarden vs. Keepass vs. Pass

    Password safes are maybe one of the most important tools these days when it comes to security in our online life. I use them every day, multiple times and already wrote about it here. You can go for my KeePass article or the LastPass article of my co-author Alex. …


  5. Why IRC is not dead

    Today we have various “replacements” for IRC that solve a lot of IRC’s problems. There are closed source solutions like Slack and Hipchat, as well as open-source solutions like Let’s chat, Rocketchat, and Mattermost, that call themselves a replacement for IRC. …


  6. TravisCI - Build a CI pipeline for Docker images

    The last few days I spend by creating Docker images and improve their automated testing. I was using Jenkins as a self-hosted solution a few month ago but as it is written in Java and has an ugly UI,1 I wasn’t really in love with it. Is now resolved by Blue Ocean UI ↩ …


  7. Helpful shell snippets for Docker, Testing and Bootstrapping

    Today, I won’t provide a real article but some helpful shell snippets to working with bootstrap scripts, docker images or other minimal setups. …