GitHub

github.com: Permission denied (publickey)

Reading Time: < 1 minute git@github.com: Permission denied (publickey) If you ever receive this message when attempting to clone a git repository try the following. eval “$(ssh-agent -s)” Should return: Agent pid [process pid] ssh-add ~/.ssh/id_rsa ( Run ssh-keygen to generate a key if you haven’t already ) Should return Identity Added: … Add your ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub file to your GitHub…

Terminal

Setting SSH Key Permissions

Reading Time: < 1 minute If you use ssh (Secure Shell) then you have likely ran into this error. If you haven’t generated a key then you’ll want to use ssh-keygen to create a key for ssh sessions. Linux Usually, your key file will be located at ~/.ssh/id_rsa.pub on UNIX based systems chmod 600 path/to/key/keyfile Windows Usually, your key file…

Bitwarden

Lastpass to Bitwarden – Part 1

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitwarden has given me a new hope when it comes to password management. Password management is high on my list of things I simply don’t want to think about. I want my passwords to be secure but I also don’t want to have to remember a slew of passwords. If you’re currently using the same…

Synology, Docker, Pihole

Pi-hole, Synology, Docker, and you

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you haven’t heard of pi-hole, you have a Synology NAS that supports Docker, and you hate ads you’re in the right place. Pi-hole is a network-level advertisement blocker that uses DNS to kill unsavory traffic. The main benefit of it being at this level, rather than the application level, is the ability to enable…

Death by 1000 Cuts

Reading Time: 2 minutes I’m a user and I create software. In a single day I encounter an exorbitant number of bugs and annoyances. It’s not fair to anyone as a user or a user that creates software. Some people say that it is a sign of the impending apocalypse. Once I was convinced that they were right I…