I mostly write about software engineering for cloud-native applications. And some other stuff.



Python packages development using Pipenv
05/05/21

I have been using Pipenv for Python applications since 2018 quite successfully. However, when developing Python packages, things can get trickier. This is a quick note on how I resolve this situation.

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Static Data Warehouse using SQLite and Metabase
05/04/21

Does a data warehouse need to be costly? Maybe not. A quick note on using SQLite combined with Metabase to host and exploit a static SQL database easily and cheaply. This use-case is especially true for small data applications.

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Cloudflare setup for CDN and PaaS platforms
06/08/20

When hosting applications using modern CDNs and PaaS platforms such as Vercel and Heroku, configuring Cloudflare as the protecting proxy in front of those services can be challenging. After some research, I managed to find a permanent solution.

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Scrubbing URL fragments from Sentry crash reports
05/01/20

When activating Sentry crash reporting in JavaScript client-side code, the default mechanism captures and sends the current URL, including any URL fragments. This can pose a privacy issue when dealing with client-side end-to-end encrypted applications.

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GitOps CI/CD workflows with GitHub Actions
04/18/20

The current state of GitHub Actions is promising but still has some rough edges, when it comes to configuring complete GitOps CI/CD workflows. But I've managed to find some tricks to get the job done.

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