Running Scary BASH for Loops with echo

There are times when we need to do the same thing, over many different pieces of informatin but the action is scary. Scary actions include doing something like deleting a set of resources. We’d want to make sure that we are doing what we need to while trying to do it as safely as possible. So, in our example let’s say that we have a tool that will creates a new Kubernetes namespace along with a set of resources. »

Homebrew with Private Repo Release Downloads

Custom tooling is very helpful in any software engineering group. Making the lives of others inside of your organization easier by automating common and shared problems can help everyone get more work done. But, providing these tools to our internal users is not always easy. Especially when a we fix bugs or add new features, internal users might not know that there is a new version available to download. »

Private GitHub repos and go get

Go is currently my favorite language to write services and tools in and we’re starting to use it at my company. As with most companies, the majority of the code we write is currently kept private and we’ve decided to use GitHub as our host. Since we’re using Go, we would like to keep the standard workflow of pulling in dependencies using go get but with private GitHub repos this doesn’t automatically work. »

begin again

I’m not totally sure why but I stopped blogging a while ago. I think about beginning again but I can never quite get myself to actually do it, until now. One of my favorite things to do is to help people learn and fix issues they might run into. I believe that blogging is a great way to do that with a large audience (even if my blog is not accessed very often). »

Andrew Hamilton