• Why I don't like Jenkins

    I guess everybody knows Jenkins. It’s one of the oldest and well-known automation system. It was developed in the times when there was no Docker, Kubernetes, cloud native and other buzzwords. I familiarized with it when I started to work at Red Hat. After a couple years of using I have some concerns I want to share.

  • The best Python debugger

    Debugging is an essential part of programming. I guess you can agree with me that it takes significant amount of time. Using an appropriate tool can save your time and efforts.

  • My favorite distro

    I’ve been using Linux for 11 years already. I’ve tried several Linux distribution in both desktop and server use cases. I wouldn’t call myself a distrohopper but I’ve collected some observations about some popular Linux distributions.

  • Python retry!

    In programming it’s quite often you need to wait for an action to complete or some service availability. There are many ways and tools which able to do that. I would like to tell about two python libraries I’ve worked with.

  • Gitlab runner in Openshift

    I’m pretty sure most of you familiar with Gitlab. It has a lot of features and nowadays it looks a bit bloated but one thing I really love in this tool. It’s Gitlab CI. One of the coolest thing there is it can run jobs on many platforms including virtual machines, Docker containers and Kubernetes.