tl;dr - Ubuntu & Unity, with i3wm running in Xephyr, less shit to configure
Time changes people, as I get older I want simpler solutions, I want things to work out the box as much as possible, I want to spend my time doing real work rather than spending inordinate amounts of time for some small win. When applied to my workstation this means I have no appetite for tweaking font rendering, manually configuring . . .
Dump your lein deps sources into a depref directory
I wanted a quick way to browse my Clojure project dependencies' source code so I created a little hacky bash script to do just that, it works well for me, but it isn't thoroughly tested and it depends on leinengen so your mileage may vary. To note, I know vim-fireplace provides many helpful features for Clojure development but I . . .
bash script example and thoughts on deployment variables
Whilst recently browsing StackOverflow I found an interesting question about setting up new applications with configuration of an existing heroku app, Stackoverflow: Managing config in 12-factor applications.
A potential solution is a hacky bash script to copy environment variables from an existing heroku app to another one
Set environment . . .
Walk through of Openruko an open source MIT licensed Heroku PaaS clone
*kindof, this is what happens when you push to openruko, an opensource PaaS heroku clone.
Update: This now abandonware. The code, a mix of node.js, postgresql, bash and python is available on github for reference, I may revisit this one day with a more opinionated take (and cleaner Golang code) but nothing is currently scheduled.
This blog post . . .