Category Archives: Installers

Installation (or setup) of a computer program (including device drivers and plugins), is the act of making the program ready for execution ( Wikipedia )

Mac OS X Desktop Application Deployment Primer Tutorial

We were really fond, in the early days of Windows, how seamless it was to what we call “plonk” (and you could say “deploy” (if you like)) bits of software (other than *.bat (which is always okay to “plonk”) such … Continue reading

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WordPress Twenty Seventeen Theme on MAMP on Windows Install Tutorial

Today, we follow up on yesterday’s MAMP on Windows Primer Tutorial as shown below, by installing a WordPress.org (as distinct from the WordPress hosted WordPress.com) blog onto Windows via a local MAMP local web server, and using the current default … Continue reading

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Windows 10 Upgrade Primer Tutorial

This coming Friday, 29th July 2016 marks the cut off day for free upgrades to Windows 10 from Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows Phone 8.1 or Windows 9 operating systems, as you can read about here. Why do this? Read … Continue reading

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Ansible and Vagrant Deploys Git and Jenkins Primer Tutorial

Our last Jenkins foray with Jenkins and Xcode C++ Project Primer Tutorial as shown below included the following idea … A scenario suiting today’s Jenkins is … You’re a Jenkins web application and Xcode IDE C++ analyst/programmer creating a Mac … Continue reading

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Ansible Dynamic Inventory Tutorial

The last time we talked about Ansible we advised to read about the subject “Dynamic Inventory”. This term “Dynamic Inventory” refers to how the host (ie. server) information of an Ansible project could be derived from a system external to … Continue reading

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Ansible Inventory Primer Tutorial

The last time we talked about Ansible (with Ansible Playbook TLS Tutorial is shown below) we advised to read about the subject “Inventory”. Well, today, we dip our toes into this big subject matter, and thank very much “Ansible Up … Continue reading

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Ansible Playbook TLS Tutorial

Yesterday saw this blog’s first Ansible Playbook to create an nginx web server on a VirtualBox virtual machine referenced by HTTP://localhost:8080 but, did you notice, that https://localhost:8443 came up with, in Firefox, at least … Secure Connection Failed The connection … Continue reading

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Ansible Playbook Primer Tutorial

As a programmer, as time goes on, I get the creeping feeling that more is being asked of our job description. Pretty sure am not alone, and hope world employment is not going to be too hard hit by similar … Continue reading

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