I just want to write my thoughts off my mind, regarding continuous integration, AWS and Docker. I’ve used Beanstalk for a long time, and before have used the PHP application versions. Those are good if you want to use PHP and Apache, but customizing the Amazon images are tedious, and […]
So, I wanted to use a simple way of load testing my caching in Nginx. I went on with Siege, and it’s brilliant for easy and fast load testing a web page. Instead of writing down all the urls that I wanted to feed Siege with, I created a small […]
So, been trying out Docker in Amazon Beanstalk for a while now. It’s pretty neat, and makes it easier to install what you really want. Setting environmental variables in Beanstalk is very helpful when using the same source repository for different environments. Let’s say you have a test, staging and […]
I’ve recently began to use Plex more than the XBMC/Kodi server. And the most irritating thing with Plex is that it can’t handle video files inside compressed archives. I need automatic extraction of recently added movies/tv shows. I have the movies and tv shows in separate root-folders, so the script […]
I just wrote a quick bash script to refresh all my sections on the Plex server. Here is the small script. Just call it manually, or from crontab. View the code on Gist.