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Let's Encrypt: a Perhaps Decent Tutorial of SSL Encryption for Django, gunicorn, nginx, and Ubuntu Setups

OBS: This tutorial was reviewed and adapted to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu 17.04, and Ubuntu 17.10 (and derivates). It was not tested in any other operating system. Be careful if not using one of them.
OBS: If you have arrived from a search engine, be mindful it was written several years ago. Tools, pipelines, and commands might have changed over time.


Encryption has suddenly become all the rave, now that Google has finally managed to crack the SHA-1 algorithm. Of course, none of that is going to save your ass from the NSA, so one wonders how essential it really is. It looks like one of those techie causes that every geek decided to start to condone, all of a sudden, like the One Laptop Per Child initiative, or -argh! - the everyone should learn to code. I think Jeff Atwood explains perfectly what I think about it

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Tags: tools   linux   server  

Monday Funday

I went to sleep at 2AM. Less than 4 hours later, I woke up just before the alarm went off, my hands itching for code I left unfinished. I wonder if this is a healthy behavior, and what my doctor will tell me once I tell her about this.

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Tags: monday   workaholic  

Confessions of a diagnosed workaholic

I feel as a cliché to start my very first blog post talking about, well, blogging. At the same time, what's the point of having the space for my own thoughts, when I can't even indulge myself with some metalinguistics every now and then? Let's proceed, then, shall we?

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Tags: workaholic   relaxing