What I Use

This is my uses page.

My resume describes more of what I use professionally as a systems/devops engineer.

It nags at my security conscience to publish information about software and equipment I use but in the spirit of community, here it is.

Computers

  • MacBook Pro (2015) 13” Retina i7 3.1GHz/16GB. Runs macOS.
  • MacBook Pro (2021) 16” i9 2.3GHz/16GB (Work). Runs macOS.
  • MacBook Air (2012). Runs macOS.
  • Apple Magic Keyboard (2022). I’ve used many mechanicals and other styles over the years but can’t find anything I like more than this. I love the low profile and the feel.
  • HP Chromebook 14a for periodic browsing. Runs ChromeOS and crouton.
  • Home server: Dell PowerEdge T410 (Runs Proxmox on Debian)

The My Old Computers page lists some older computers I’ve had.

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Software

Browser Extensions

Providers

  • Hosting: AWS
  • E-Mail: Migadu
  • Git Repo and CI/CD: GitHub for personal public things (ugh) and GitLab at work and private things.

Development and Work

  • Visual Studio Code is what I’ve been using for the last couple of years after being a long-time Vim user. I do have the Vi plugin enabled for familiar keybindings. An assortment of extensions.
  • Docker - invaluable part of my workflow for using things like Terraform and Ansible, especially for things that will run somewhere else.
  • Ansible
  • Python
  • Terraform
  • Ruby (not much these days)
  • Shell
  • AWS
  • tmux
  • draw.io
  • saml2aws - AWS credentials with SAML
  • ColorSlurp
  • google-webfonts-helper for downloading and serving Google web fonts locally
  • Hack monospace font
  • See my dotfiles

Desktop Utilities


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