Edit: This list is now maintained in the rust-anthology repo.
FWIW: I'm not the author of the content presented here (which is an outline from Edmond Lau's book). I've just copy-pasted it from somewhere over the Internet, but I cannot remember what exactly the original source is. I was also not able to find the author's name, so I cannot give him/her the proper credits.
Effective Engineer - Notes
- By Edmond Lau
- Highly Recommended
What's an Effective Engineer?
Prerequisites : the letsencrypt CLI tool
This method allows your to generate and renew your Lets Encrypt certificates with 1 command. This is easily automatable to renew each 60 days, as advised.
You need nginx to answer on port 80 on all the domains you want a certificate for. Then you need to serve the challenge used by letsencrypt on
Then we invoke the letsencrypt command, telling the tool to write the challenge files in the directory we used as a root in the nginx configuration.
I redirect all HTTP requests on HTTPS, so my nginx config looks like :
Internet Scale Services Checklist
A checklist for designing and developing internet scale services, inspired by James Hamilton's 2007 paper "On Desgining and Deploying Internet-Scale Services."
- Does the design expect failures to happen regularly and handle them gracefully?
- Have we kept things as simple as possible?
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Since this is on Hacker News and reddit...
- No, I don't distribute my résumé like this. A friend of mine made a joke about me being the kind of person who would do this, so I did (the link on that page was added later). My actual résumé is a good bit crazier.
- I apologize for the use of
_tin my types. I spend a lot of time at a level where I can do that; "reserved for system libraries? I am the system libraries".
- Since people kept complaining, I've fixed the assignments of string literals to non-const
- My use of
type * name, however, is entirely intentional.
- If you're using an older compiler, you might have trouble with the anonymous unions and the designated initializers - I think gcc 4.4 requires some extra braces to get them working together. Anything reasonably recent should work fine. Clang and gcc (newer than 4.4, at le