1. AWS EKS Kubernetes Fargate Ingress Controller ALB Certificate

    Wow that title is a mouthful! …


  2. OpenBSD PF and OpenDNS

    At home, I needed a way to prevent anything but OpenDNS from being used for DNS, and needed a rule that would do it in OpenBSD PF. …


  3. AWS IP Range Automation

    AWS provides a list of their IP ranges for you to use when configuring whitelists, firewalls, and other things. The list is available in JSON from: …


  4. AWS Data Migration Service

    I was just doing some testing of the AWS Data Migration Service (DMS), and it isn’t obvious when setting up endpoints that the public IP address of the replication instance is the one that traffic will always come from/to. At least in my testing, this was true. …


  5. ∆ Alt-J and Fleetwood Mac

    Alt-J …


  6. Summertime

    My daughter has played this song a few times for me called, “Doin’ Time” by Lana Del Rey. I had to explain to her that there is a better version, and that this was just a cover of Sublime’s hit track below: …


  7. New Music—Dredg

    The greatest band you’ve never heard of —Dredg …


  8. New Music Friday—The Avalanches

    This is a quick one for today. …


  9. New Music Friday—Oysterhead

    What happens when you mix some great musicians from Primus, The Police, and Phish? Is it “P-cubed?” Or “P-To-The-Three?” As much fun as those play on words would be, the correct answer is Oysterhead. …


  10. Amplifier, Incubus, and Infectious Grooves

    Today, I discovered a new band that is surprisingly good. It’s sort of like a cross between Rush, Black Sabbath, and David Bowie. The band is called Amplifier, and they have been around since ‘99, so it surprises me that I haven’t heard of them before. I started listening to the album, “The Octopus” released in 2017, but they also have another record called “Trippin’ with Dr Faustus”, released the same year??? …