Tech Notes from Benjamin Turner
Time-block Open Source Contributions
Contributing to Open-source is important — so I’m blocking off time to do it, and going to write about it!
Create Minimal Emacs Environments with a Shell Script
Create minimal Emacs sandboxes using a shell script.
Using Awk to Convert CSV Crypto Transactions into Ledger-cli entries
Awk isn’t only a sysadmin tool. Here’s an example of converting a CSV file of cryptocurrency transactions into a format that Ledger-cli can understand.
Intro to Using Awk
Awk is a powerful tool for working with text on the command line. Find out what awk is, as well as examples for making sense of an Nginx access log.
Python Dev Environment under Ubuntu in 2021
Walk through of getting a Python development environment configured on Ubuntu 21.04.
Scripting Vim from the Command Line
An example of automating text editing by running Vim from within a shell script.
QA FSE Polished Portfolios
Contributed to the Polished Portfolios testing call to become more familiar with Full-site editing in Gutenberg.
Getting Started with WordPress Gutenberg Development
Taking a look at the current state of Gutenberg development with a focus on full-site editing.
Contributing to Upstream WordPress
While reviewing the Site Reset Local Addon, I found that there were issues in the WPCLI db-command. I feel like I have a general idea of what needs fixing, but navigating the path towards upstream contribution can be overwhelming. So after bringing it up with my manager, I have the green light to take some time during the […]