FeedTiger update

Well I took the weekend and some of tonight and finally have a new version of FeedTiger LIVE!  The news engine was totally re-written, as well as the front end, with complete full search capabilities on all indexed articles.  Traffic is starting to pick up as well and I think allot of news fans out…

Really handy TCP port ping command with Python and Bash only.

I use this command so much when negotiating whether network, and firewalld, rules are configured that I felt obligated to post it.  If you need to ping a remote server TCP port then this is the command for you. I have test this on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, since that is what I use at…

FeedTiger — An RSS aggregation site built for Lynx

I have resurrected an old project that aggregates RSS feeds from around the web (FeedTiger).  In this case the site is designed specifically for the Lynx text browser. I add feeds as I come accross them, if you know of a web site that has an atom or RSS feed you want me to add…

Python 2 is Retiring

January 1, 2020 Python 2 is retiring.  Plan accordingly.  Follow the clock: https://pythonclock.org/

Psycopg 2.7.6 released

This is a big deal, almost any python code I author, that connects to PostgreSQL, uses psycopg. This release fixes several bugs, and I love the fix to ticket #755!  Right on! Release Email We have just released the psycopg 2.7.6 package, fixing the issues found in the last months in the psycopg 2.7 version….

A rock hard email company

I have been using Protonmail for about two years now, I think. I was drawn to their service after the Snowden revelations, and loved the fact that they offered full end-to-end, and at rest, encryption.  Another thing I love about this company is their transparency.  Recently they were under a DDOS attack and instead of…