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’ […]

Learning Locker in a Docker container

A list to help install Learning Locker: Apache on the host supports TLS and SNI: Let’s Encrypt is a beautiful thing. I use a user called docker to corral configs for my docker containers: git clone https://github.com/michzimny/learninglocker2-docker mv learninglocker2-docker LRS In LRS, mkdir volumes edit .env edit app/Dockerfile to use the latest version of Learning […]