software engineer. former new yorker — current chicagoan

Testing Golang apps on TravisCI with Godep

@zackkitzmiller 2014-10-16 13:01

.travis.yml ended up looking like this:

language: go

go: 1.3.1

install:
  - export PATH=$PATH:$HOME/gopath/bin
  - go get github.com/tools/godep
  - godep restore

script:
  - go test
  - test -z \"$(go fmt ./...)\"

edit: Pull Request to travis-build here.<br> edit 2: Pull Request Accepted! TravisCI will now install Godeps without editing a .travis.yml

Things at SeatGeek

@zackkitzmiller 2014-02-13 12:12

These are some of the things we use, most of them daily:

  • PHP
  • Symfony
  • Python
  • Tornado
  • Flask
  • web.py
  • Ruby
  • Rails
  • Nginx
  • Sass
  • Brunch
  • Bower
  • node.js (assets only)
  • CoffeeScript
  • Javascript
  • Vagrant
  • VMWare
  • HA Proxy
  • ElasticSearch
  • RDS
  • S3
  • EC2
  • Sixpack
  • Graphite
  • StatsD
  • MongoDB (defunct)
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • TOR
  • RabbitMQ
  • Leaflet
  • backbone.js
  • underscore.js
  • lodash
  • Chef
  • Logstash
  • Kibana
  • NewRelic
  • Varnish
  • Circus
  • Postgres

Im sure there are more, Ill update this list.

Zacks Beer and Cheese Dip

@zackkitzmiller 2014-01-27 14:02

I dip everything. Always. Everytime. You can ask anyone that has ever eaten a meal with me. So, naturally, I make dips all the time and bring them to parties. This is my most requested dip.

ingredients

  • 12 oz dark beer<sup>1</sup>
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1 package cream cheese
  • 1 Kielbasa, or other smoked sausage
  • Hot Sauce
  • 1 tbsp brown mustard
  • 1 or 2 Jalepeno (or habenaro) - optional<sup>2</sup>
  • 4 cups extra sharp cheddar cheese
  • Some bread or something for dipping<sup>3</sup>

directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degress
  2. Slice and dice kielbasa and hot peppers, pan fry.
  3. Drain the fat from the kielbasa, turn heat down to simmer/low.
  4. Mix beer, butter and cream cheese in a large pot over medium heat until smooth. Stiring constantly
  5. Mix in mustard and hot sauce to taste <sup>4</sup>
  6. Slowly mix in the sharp cheddar cheese, continue stiring, again, untill smooth. <sup>5</sup>
  7. Mix in kielbasa and peppers
  8. Pour entire mixture into a large pyrex baking dish, and bake at 350 for 30-40 minutes
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Sixpack Version 1.1

@zackkitzmiller 2014-01-20 19:07

Just pushed and tagged Sixpack version 1.1. This build includes the following:

  • ENHANCEMENT Add CHANGES.rst file
  • BUG CSV export should respect KPI setting
  • ENHANCEMENT Better handling of traffic fractioning
  • FEATURE Configuation by environment variables
  • NEW iOS Client
  • DOCS Multi-armed bandit information.

You can get the new version via PyPi, or GitHub Releases. For more information checkout the official Sixpack site.

Enjoy