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postgres dump query to file

\copy (select fields from table where something=otherthing) to ‘/tmp/test.csv’ with HEADER CSV;

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A photo posted by Joshua Boyd (@joshua_d_boyd) on Jan 24, 2017 at 4:27am PST

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A photo posted by Joshua Boyd (@joshua_d_boyd) on Jan 24, 2017 at 8:47pm PST

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Swift 3 on Ubuntu 16.10

On swift.org’s downloads page Swift 3 comes with builds for Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 16.04, but not 16.10. It is a reasonable guess that the 16.04 build will still work on 16.10, but once downloaded and extracted, it complained about … Continue reading

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Windows 10’s Anniversary Update just force installed itself in the middle of typing a git commit message in the middle of the work day. An hour later, it finished. Of course, it removed my VMs (but did leave the Docker … Continue reading

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Whoops, I superglued the superglue container to my finger.

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Proxmox on DigitalOcean

I thought I’d try to install Proxmox 4 on DigitalOcean. How I struck on that idea was very convoluted, and I don’t have a specific purpose for doing so, but if you want LXC containers instead of Docker or rkt, … Continue reading

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What is a ghost’s favorite numeric base? BOOlean!

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