Note To Past Self: Use Certbot

Free, ubiquitous SSL certificates as provided by Let’s Encrypt have helped make the Internet a safer place by ensuring your personal details, passwords, internet searches and even which URL on any site you visit are un-snoopable. Booko’s used SSL for most of its time on the Internet. In the bad old days, it was a …

Web Server Updates

A perfectly miserable rainy day of stage 3 lock downs here in 3055. Perfect time for some boring updates. Ubuntu from 16.0.4 -> 18.0.4 via do-release-upgrade Nginx 1.16.1 -> 1.18.0 Passenger from 6.0.4 -> 6.0.5 Ruby required recompilation due to shared library updates. Passenger upgrade fixed a compilation error when building Nginx 1.18.0. Next time …