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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. Using duplicity and Backblaze B2 storage for backup

    Making regular backups of your data is important. I hope no one is trying to debate on that. Of course, some data is more important than other, but given that you want to keep things around, I recommend you to store your data in a good place and then make sure backups are done completely automatic. …


  2. Shivering-Isles GitLab in 2020

    As you may know, I run a GitLab instance for my private projects on one of my servers. In order to make it easy to identify I usually refer to it as SI-GitLab. And to say the least, GitLab is an amazing piece of software. …


  3. Using the Matrix room directory

    Everyone who follows me around will have notice that I’m an advocate for the matrix protocol. Main argument is of course the federation, but also the growing ecosystem and strong standardization of the protocol. Since I’m an advocate for protocol, I of course provide various channels on this wonderful, federated platform. …


  4. Fedora, where are you?

    Looking at the most recent wiki changes by the Debian project, I love to say: Welcome to the Fediverse, Debian! I’m looking forward to wonderful people to exchange about tech and social topics! …


  5. Home is where SSO works

    Some people might already noticed, but during last year I setup keycloak for SSO to all services on my private setup. And to tell things as they are: It’s awesome. You open your browser, as always it deleted all cookies. I open my Mastodon instance, click on login, enter my password and click on my YubiKey. Logged in. …


  6. Privacy for SSH

    SSH is probably one of the most used protocols world-wide and daily used by developers and administrators. But have you ever thought about what your SSH connection might tells about you? …


  7. Manage Firefox on Fedora

    When you run Firefox in an enterprise environment, you are for sure interested in deploying your settings and not rely on the defaults. This whole topic got even more important with the deployment of DNS over HTTPS (DoH) in Firefox. …