Essential steps to create a new Linux guest instance on a Windows host OS using VirtualBox and VirtualBox Guest Additions.
Here’s a simple workflow to create space efficient PNG screenshots from
the Linux command line. You’ll need Image Magick installed and
HOWTO: You’re seeking a usage pattern not unlike Github where you and perhaps others will clone or checkout the remote (upstream) repository:
My use of submodules in git repos tends towards the simple. This tip illustrates using other Git repositories as submodules in the use case where we intend to be a mere consumer of the other project within ours. It’s a common pattern utilized by web themes and vim/Neovim scripts.
Problem: You need to run Hugo in “watch” mode during development but rather
than bind to the default
localhost:1313 you need to bind Hugo to an
externally visible IP address - which for those of us not chained to one work
location may change frequently. An externally accessible IP is particularly
helpful for virtual machine users that may need to test browsers available on
other real or virtual machines.
Once upon a time I blogged a lot. Then I stopped… I’m not entirely sure why as I do like to share. In the meantime I’ve been building sites for non-profits for a while and eventually landed upon Hugo, the entirely excellent static site generated written in the appealing Go language.
Enjoyed a fantastic sunny scenic December day running the Deception Pass 25K at Whidbey Island, about an hour south of Vancouver.