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Installing Let's Encrypt with Ansible

Let's Encrypt

I started using Let's Encrypt during beta and feel in love with it. It's made installing, setting up and maintaining SSL certificates so easy. It's also extremely affordable (given that it is free) for everyone. I truely believe every website should be running over HTT...

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Setting Up Basic Authentication with Elasticsearch

Docker

I've been working with elasticsearch a lot lately and have been really enjoying it. It has an awesome api and so many great built in tools. They make building complex search logic really enjoyable and the documentation is amazing. One of the downsides of using elasticsea...

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Running Elasticsearch in a Docker Container

Docker

The current project I'm working on has a heavy dependency on Elasticsearch and I thought it would be good to walk through my setup using Docker. I wanted to manage Elasticsearch using Docker for a few reasons:

  1. I usually have multip...

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Installing Python 2.7.9 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

While working on my latest project I ran into a small problem when installing Pillow. I am running the project on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and the default version of python on the instance is 2.7.6. When I was deploying the project via my deploy script I got a set of security problems coming from urllib3. The below stacktrace is the error Pillow was throwing while installing my requirements file....

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