X-Ray is a transparent effects plug-in for Autodesk 3ds Max. It works mainly through the use of a variety of materials. Most effects use sub-materials to perform the shading, so it’s compatible with the standard materials, and materials found in a third-party raytracer
Overview This tutorial will show you how to upgrade your existing PHP 7.0 install to the PHP 7.1. Prerequisites Before we start upgrading stuff we need to make sure that Ubuntu ready has PHP 7.0 installed. As this guide assumes this is an upgrade path. Let’s verify that PHP 7.0 is installed. $ php -v […]
Overview I’ve been running GitLab for a few years now and watched memory consumption slowly increase. I originally had no problems running GitLab on a 1GB/1CPU server, but as I upgraded and my Git repository size increased so did memory usage. I upgraded the server to 2GB/2CPU and it slowly consumed more memory. I’m now […]
Overview SHA1 is bad and it’s going away. Apt has rolled out changes that remove encryption keys that use SHA1, and guess what. Google Chrome on Linux/Chrome uses SHA1 for their package encryption. The irony is killing me. Have you ever spent the day trying to resolve SSL certificate issues on the Google Chrome browser. […]
I found myself installing the same packages on almost all my servers. So I wanted to create a purest list of packages that I could install when ever I provisioned a new server. A list that would add to much bulk to the server image but enough tools that over time I’d be productive.