WordPress in a Docker container

Running WordPress in a container is tricky.  It is tricky because WordPress will hardcode the site’s domain in URLs.  WordPress is happy with this situation.  The container does not know the virtual name it will be given and so URLs contain a domain string i.e.  I have failed to do this several times but […]

When asked to produce a Gantt chart and you are already using GitLab…

I have never been asked to create a Gantt chart using a spreadsheet before.  I’ve rarely been asked to create anything using spreadsheets.  Software engineers are in the business of automating mundane tasks.  Use the right tool for the job.  Right? Modern software engineering creates or fixes software in tight cycles depending on the users’ […]