In-depth tutorials, guides, and thoughts about infrastructure and automation.
Brett Weir • 6 min read • Part of the YAML survival guide series
Mar 13, 2023 — There are multiple ways to represent a string in YAML, but it's not easy to know why you'd choose one over another. Here's a primer on YAML string syntax and why and when to use each one.Read more»
Brett Weir • 18 min read
Feb 13, 2023 — Learn how to create simple, standalone, useful Python CLI tools to solve even the most mundane infrastructure problems, so that you can start automating everything.Read more»
Brett Weir • 6 min read
Jan 27, 2023 — Learn how to use pyenv to bootstrap isolated Python installations, so that you can have the best of containers and local development.Read more»