Ratpoison to i3

Posted on Sun 17 September 2017 in Technology • Tagged with Archlinux, Ratpoison, i3, Productivity • 4 min read

I’ve been an happy user of ratpoison for a good part of the past decade …

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This sprint in vstest: Sprint 121

Posted on Thu 27 July 2017 in Technology • Tagged with VSTest, Visual Studio, Dotnet, Test • 1 min read

This post takes a snapshot of the updates in vstest repository for the period 27th June …

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How dotnet test works?

Posted on Sun 15 January 2017 in Technology • Tagged with VSTest, Visual Studio, Dotnet, Test • 3 min read

This post walks through the internals of dotnet test command. We will look at bits and …

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Archlinux on Azure

Posted on Mon 15 August 2016 in Technology • Tagged with Azure, Archlinux, Virtual Machine, Cloud • 4 min read

This post covers the steps required to get an Archlinux virtual machine up in Azure.

azure and archlinux

Azure …

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Generator for visualstudio task extensions released

Posted on Tue 24 May 2016 in Technology • 1 min read

Happy to announce the release of a yeoman based generator for Visual Studio Team Services tasks …

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A dark firefox

Posted on Sun 08 May 2016 in Technology • 1 min read

You’ll love this if you’re a fan of dark themes, or you work on …

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This I

Posted on Sun 01 May 2016 in Philosophy • 1 min read

We smile often, and sometimes we shed tears. We run everywhere, beyond all those fears.

We …

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Misguided metrics

Posted on Fri 22 April 2016 in Life • 1 min read

Few months ago, I set myself a goal of number of words written every day; a …

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Reverse Impressions

Posted on Fri 22 January 2016 in Life • 1 min read

This mind creates impressions based on impressions. If we like someone, their opinions and values form …

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PyQt5 install by archive extraction

Posted on Fri 28 August 2015 in Technology • 1 min read

We assume you’re trying to build a python qt app on a dev box or …

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Sympathy vs Empathy

Posted on Tue 18 August 2015 in Life • 2 min read

In the book, Subject to Change1, authors explain the concepts of sympathy and empathy very …

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A definition of Ownership

Posted on Thu 16 July 2015 in Life • 1 min read

Ownership is about clarity. About a sense of direction, where the product should reach in a …

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On building a habit

Posted on Mon 13 July 2015 in Life • 1 min read

The first ingredient is belief in magic. If you persist on the activity, or build a …

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What are we doing next?

Posted on Wed 08 July 2015 in Philosophy • 1 min read

We take the current experience we provide for a solution to a problem. We then question …

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On the choices in a strategy

Posted on Tue 07 July 2015 in Philosophy • 2 min read

Strategy is all about how we achieve a mission.

It is about the choices on the …

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