October is upon us. That means of course various celebrations during which many many litres of beer will be consumed are starting or already in full force around the world.

And while I’m likely to participate in one of those …

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Another article from the series of notes to self which others might find useful 😉

Recently I was trying to run some complex build scripts that produce our unified installers inside a docker container, and I was running into issues …

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This is more of a note to self about a somewhat surprising behaviour but just in case someone else finds it useful I thought I might as well put it out there.

I stumbled onto a puzzling situation recently where …

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I recently found myself reflecting on how our continuous integration builds have changed, and was amazed to think how a series of seemingly small tweaks and improvements have accumulated, over time, to become a business changing new “normal”.

Imagine the

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Six years ago I had a conversation with an old university friend.  We had found each other again via social media. It was great to catch up after all those years.  During that conservation he mentioned that his company was

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