Docker: Bus error/No space left on device

The Issue When starting an application inside a (Linux) Docker container: the first execution results in a simple "Bus error" message to console (for free, no special logging to see this) and crashes the second, subsequent execution results in a "No space left on device" exception (not free, application does exception logging which made this visible) Analysis … Continue reading Docker: Bus error/No space left on device

Adding Docker Terminal to cmder on Windows

I've recently started playing with Docker on Windows 10 and, as an avid supporter of the cmder console emulator, I obviously prefer having all my console options in one place. A couple of things to note before we start: My Docker installation directory is I go under the assumption that you already have git for Windows installed somewhere on … Continue reading Adding Docker Terminal to cmder on Windows

Uncrustify, Windows Shell Script and Visual Studio Build Events

If you're here, you probably know this already, but Uncrustify is a "code beautifier" with 454 configurable options at the time of writing (in short, you can pretty much set up any any code style convention you can imagine). Since I am a massive supporter of "anything that can be automated should be automated" I decided … Continue reading Uncrustify, Windows Shell Script and Visual Studio Build Events

Screencasts on Ubuntu

I've been playing around with capturing screencasts on Ubuntu 12.04 and since I found the process slightly more complicated than expected, I thought I would document it here for future reference.  The procedure I followed was to start by downloading and installing the following software: recordmydesktop Arista Transcoder OpenShot Video Editor There are numerous forums … Continue reading Screencasts on Ubuntu