Don’t hold my handwriting against me.

I’m going to try and document our process of opening a coffee shop chronologically. This post talks about the first step we took to open our coffee shop, feasibility testing. How much startup capital do I need, and once I get it,…

Crazy Idea

I can’t really pinpoint where the idea started. Maybe we just got tired of driving too far to get a cup of mediocre coffee from the nearest Starbucks. Maybe it was a long hidden dream that turned into a half-planned,…

Dude 1: Hey, can we talk? Dude 2: Yea, we can talk. Dude 1: Cool. If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough. -Albert Einstein But in all technical seriousness, let’s talk about TCP. I think it’s…

I just spent 3 hours troubleshooting an ACL, well let me restate… I just spent 3 hours TRYING to troubleshoot an ACL on a Brocade MLX. My ACL had a deny ip any any log at the end. However, the…

Wow, Git can get out of hand quickly. I thought I’d share some of my lessons learned from actually using Git since my last Using GitHub post. Do no track large files, such as /data/ My app started out simple…

Not much has left me with more confusion on how I should use a tool than GitHub. I’ve banged my head and messed up my repository (I’ll explain soon) more times than I can count. Until I read the 5…

Mmm Code

I remember some of my first computers. I remember an old Apple IIe with a 5 1/4 floppy my Dad brought home from his work. I remember that one of the applications I had for said computer was Apple BASIC….

I’ve been building a lab scenario out for my next Pluralsight course and I discovered some interesting (or at least new to me) behavior with Cisco OSPF. I’ve already known about the different OSPF router types (ABR, ASBR), but it…