Author Archives: Freejack

Taco Soup

Recently I wanted to find something I could create with hamburger that wasn’t hamburgers or spaghetti. After some hunting on line, I found Taco Soup to sound pretty tasty actually. A couple of sessions later and I had what I … Continue reading

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Current Home Servers

This has come up several times and I can’t always remember all the servers I have set up for one reason or another. Many times it’s just because the subject I’m on has me listing the relevant servers plus a … Continue reading

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Guitar Dreams

Probably a common dream for guitarists 🙂 We’re loading out to go to a gig. I ask someone to grab my stuff and we head over. Small hole in the wall place, narrow and a little dark, large window at … Continue reading

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State Of The Game Room – 2018

During the past year, because of my band taking off, the game room was moved from the central room to the music room and the music room moved to the central room. There’s a lot more room for the guys … Continue reading

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Differences between Shadowrun 4th/20th Anniversary Edition and Shadowrun 5th Edition

Just documenting the differences between the two since I ran 4th for quite a few years and am starting in on 5th. I’ll likely expand things as I further gather information but at least the initial parts will be bullet … Continue reading

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Winning White Bean Chili

Allow 1 1/2 hours to prepare unless you’re a supper chopper! Makes about 6 large servings * 1 large onion, chopped * 5 cloves garlic, minced * 2 jalapeno peppers, chopped * 1 tomatillo pepper, chopped * 1 1/2 point … Continue reading

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DevOps Interview

Did my interview Friday. Interesting in general. No real OS questions but questions on Kubernetes and Docker and interest in Helm. Then an actual hands on test. Configure Jenkins to upload a file from a Github site to an Amazon … Continue reading

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Bacon Wrapped Chicken

Two chicken breasts 6 slices of bacon Preheat oven to 400F Combine: 1 1/2 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon sugar Heaping 1/8 teaspoon cayenne 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon black pepper Mix it up and use it as a rub for … Continue reading

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Installing Container Linux on VMware

I have a VMware vCenter configuration at home. Two R710 servers connected as a cluster (VMUG subscription). I was having a little trouble with installing CoreOS (aka Container Linux) and in general have issues due to most tutorials using Vagrant, … Continue reading

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Presenting Homelabs To Potential Employers

A recent posting mentioned documenting your HomeLab on your Resume to show you’re going above and beyond what your job requires. Shows initiative and interest. I know when we’re looking at candidates, we want to find people who have external … Continue reading

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