Adam Galt

Adam Galt

DevOps Engineer and general breaker of things ... so I can put them back together!

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Jul 5, 2019

DNS-Over-HTTPS on Pi-hole

DNS-Over-HTTPS on Pi-hole

Encrypting your DNS queries helps to prevent tracking and malicious redirects of your traffic. Securing your DNS with DoH (DNS-Over-HTTPS) is easily done for your whole network if you have a pi-hole installation

May 10, 2019

How to run Pyfa on Ubuntu 18.04

How to run Pyfa on Ubuntu 18.04

Pyfa doesn't provide binaries for Linux and the third-parties that were building these for the community are no longer maintaining them. So to get Pyfa up and running quickly on Ubuntu 18.04

Feb 27, 2019

Optimising Nextcloud Image Previews

Optimising Nextcloud Image Previews

I was having some performance problems with image previews in Nextcloud. Every time I entered the gallery or image folders CPU usage would shoot through the roof and eventually crash the MySQL service,

Feb 14, 2019

Auto Git Commit

Auto Git Commit

Things are ticking along nicely and now you want to maintain a backup of your code and track changes to your service/website/blog, so in the event that things go sideways, it's

Feb 6, 2019

Automatic Raspberry Pi Backups

Automatic Raspberry Pi Backups

You've put a lot of work into configuring a Pi, your services are running and it's all working perfectly and now you want to make sure that you don't have to repeat  all

Feb 1, 2019

It's Alive!

It's Alive!

I've managed to squeeze a Ghost blog onto my already packed VPS, which is coping remarkably well with the ordeal after some tuning. It will be getting an upgrade sooner or later though,