Blog Archive

I like to write. Here's a collection of my blogposts.

Retrieving the Genesis block in Bitcoin with bitcoin-cli

Requesting certificates with Let’s Encrypt’s official certbot client

Lazily load below-the-fold images and iframes

Using Oh Dear! to keep your Varnish cache warm

Podcast: Exploring Bitcoin with Edd Mann

The end of Extended Validation certificates

Archiving the bitcoin-dev mailing lists

Initial impressions on running a Bitcoin Core full node

MySQL 8 & Laravel: The server requested authentication method unknown to the client

Showing the DNS score in your dashboard & an updated layout

Run a Bitcoin Lightning Node on CentOS 7

Limit the disk space consumed by Bitcoin Core nodes on Linux

Run a Bitcoin Core full node on CentOS 7

Remote Code Execution in apt/apt-get

Our Gitlab CI pipeline for Laravel applications – Oh Dear! blog

PHP 7.3.0 Release Announcement

Deploying laravel-websockets with Nginx reverse proxy and supervisord

Benchmarking websocket server performance with Artillery

Increase the number of open files for jobs managed by supervisord

My Laracon EU talk: Minimum Viable Linux

Why your NS records matter

Tracking SQL queries

A big update to DNS Spy – DNS Spy Blog

HTTP-over-QUIC will officially become HTTP/3

Automatic monitoring of Laravel Forge managed sites with Oh Dear!