Personal knowledge management tools and methodologies

I am looking into organizing my notes in a better way, here is a collection of the tools and related methodologies I have come across so far. Read More ›


Embracing Salt

For the first time, all my SaltStack minions at home are turned on and reachable concurrently. Read More ›


Analyzing OngoingWorlds posts

The previous post used Scrapy to extract post data from the website OngoingWorlds. Here are a few conclusions from that spider crawl: Read More ›


Scrapy example: posts from OngoingWorlds

Scrapy is a software project for fetching structured data (think spreadsheets or databases) from any website. These are some notes for dummies and forgetful people like me. Read More ›

System administration

Page constantly reloads after logging in to Outlook on the web

When logging in to Outlook on the web (sometimes known as Outlook Web Access or Office 365), sometimes my browser constantly reloads the page, switching between different domains, but never showing anything but a blank page. I was able to solve this in Chrome as follows: Read More ›