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Ansible Debian Desktop Update Part 2

February 16, 2022

Updating the Ansible repo to install more apps, downgrade NodeJS, add a firewall to the config and get the machine working as a webserver using Apache, PHP and VS Code.

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Laravel Mix / Node JS versions and webpack fun

February 15, 2022

A morning of trying to get npm run working with package version uncompatability and downgrading nodejs.

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Laravel Dusk Testing

February 14, 2022

I do like testing websites, both as I code them, after they are running, but also to extract the odd snippet of data. Laravel has a Browser testing environment called Dusk It uses the chrome...

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Using Ansible To Setup My New Debian Desktop Machine

February 6, 2022

I recently bought a new computer and wanted to use Ansible to install all the software. I have installed the base debian system and now wanted to install everything I regularly use with Ansible....

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Adding Pages For Each Node Way Relation To Londinium

January 29, 2022

how I added a details page for each node, way or relation on Londinium.com

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Adding Brand Maps To Londinium

January 27, 2022

Adding maps of Brands to Londinium.com

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Laravel Dusk Testing A Responsive Website

January 23, 2022

My first blog about testing londinium.com. making screenshots at each reponsive size.

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Adding an artisan command route:check for duplicate routes

January 23, 2022

My attempt to add a new route:check command failed as the core getRoutes function removes duplicates. So i wrote it using AWK.

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Updating Londinium Adding Nearest Websites

January 21, 2022

Updating londinium.com, adding nearest websites information, a faster API mirror, compressed javascript and more postcodes on the frontpage map.

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Automating The Terminal Create Tabs And Name Them

January 20, 2022

Scripting the terminal to open 5 tabs with titles, change to the correct directory and make the root one red.

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