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2015

Emerging
·547 words·3 mins
Articles meta announcments jekyll octopress ruby
New Site Smell> New Site Smell # Ahh, a site relaunch. That fresh new-theme smell! Just what the doctor ordered for the Ministry of Intrigue. Wrestling with a Cephalopod> Wrestling with a Cephalopod # I’ve made no secret about my love of Octopress since I switched to it from my custom Django CMS solution.

2013

Hacking on Octopress
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Articles meta development ruby assorted geekery
As previously discussed, I recently switched to Octopress on this site. I’ve been pretty happy with that decision thus far. Performance is good thanks to static files. It’s a joy to compose in Markdown, preview it on my own machine, and then deploy to my site.
Switching To Octopress
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Articles assorted geekery meta ruby octopress django development python jekyll hyde
This site is now powered by Octopress. The tentacles compell you! It’s tentacly delicious ! The Search> The Search # As I mentioned in my previous post, I’ve been looking to try out a new CMS for this site.

2008

Rails Is A Ghetto
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Articles programming rails rant ruby
This is a hell of a rant against the Rails community by Zed Shaw (creator of Mongrel). It’s passionate and angry, so yeah maybe take it with a grain of salt but he does make some solid points, although there is a lot of vitriol pointed towards specific people.