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It's time for some good jq magic. I need to know where a specific release is deployed in the current environment. I also need to know which version of that release is deployed in each…

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You want to automate the deployment of your Azure infrastructure. Great! But now you need to create an account for your automation to access Azure's API. Azure implements these in the form of what they…

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I'm deep in the weeds again. I'm inside of a YAML document inlined inside of a heredoc inside of a bash script that exists as a string inside of a heredoc inside of a Terraform…

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Finding out when your certificates expire *before* they expire…

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Hey. Sometimes new major stemcells come out and they use newer versions of Linux and they break your stuff. Sometimes it's your fault that your thing doesn't work. Sometimes we blame Elon Musk because we…

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Sometimes, the bosh task table gets backed up with pending tasks. Maybe a stuck task created a pile-up. Or maybe your monitoring system blasted the BOSH API during an update and now you have 200…

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Quinn wrote a guide on how to do exactly this over a year ago, and that can be found here: https://blog.starkandwayne.com/2014/12/16/running-cloud-foundry-locally-with-bosh-lite/ Cloud Foundry's process for getting started on…

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