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paulfurley /
Last active Jan 7, 2020
utm_medium / utm_source / utm_campaign

Use these utm_* parameters in these scenarios:

promotional email


link in email signature / footer

paulfurley /
Last active Dec 16, 2019
SSH user / authorized keys
export NEW_USER=exampleuser
export NEW_HOME=/home/$NEW_USER
sudo useradd $NEW_USER \
--home $NEW_HOME \
--create-home \
--shell /bin/bash \
--groups ssh
sudo passwd $NEW_USER
paulfurley / .gitconfig
Created Mar 11, 2019
.gitconfig snippet for nice `git log` showing signature status
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date = relative
pretty = "%C(yellow)%h %C(blue)%<(50,trunc)%s %C(green)%<(8,trunc)%ad %C(reset)%ae%n%>(69,trunc)%C(magenta)%G? %GS%n%-b"
paulfurley /
Created Jan 11, 2019
Raid-1 + LUKS encrypted filesystem

make encrypted luks partition on raid-1 array from free space

  • use cfdisk /dev/sda to create a new partition in free space with type "Linux RAID"
  • repeat for /dev/sdb
  • cat /proc/mdstat to see what /dev/mdX device is next
$ mdadm --create --verbose /dev/md4 --level=1 --raid-devices=2 /dev/sda6 /dev/sdb6
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#!/bin/sh -eu
# fksync
# This scripts keeps your PGP keys in sync with your team by:
# 1. periodically uploading your key to the keyservers
# 2. periodically downloading their keys from the keyservesr
# Note: it can't handle *new* team members. You'll need to get their key the
paulfurley /
Last active Feb 14, 2019
Firefox profile addons and settings
paulfurley / hockeypuck-supervisor.conf
Last active Sep 23, 2018
Installing Hockeypuck with PostgreSQL on
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# /etc/supervisor/conf.d/hockeypuck-supervisor.conf
# Do `service supervisor reload` then start/stop with `supervisorctl start hockeypuck`
command=/home/hockeypuck/bin/hockeypuck -config /home/hockeypuck/etc/hockeypuck/hockeypuck.conf
paulfurley / pre-commit
Last active Nov 20, 2019
Configure git email and signing key on a per-repository basis
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#!/bin/sh -u
# Install this into ~/.githooks/pre-commit
# Make it executable:
# > chmod +x ~/.githooks/pre-commit
# Configure git to point at your hooks directory
# > git config --global core.hooksPath ~/.githooks
paulfurley /
Last active Jul 25, 2018
Install Ubuntu 18.04, restore from backintime backup


  • A full backup of /home/paul using backintime

Install Ubuntu

  • Choose "Something else" to enter the partitioning tool

  • Select "use the advanced partitioning tool for more control"

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