Join a Docker Swarm node running on Google Compute Engine Since Google Compute virtual machine will be behind a nat network, you have to pass to the join command the “advertise” ip address.
Assign a reserved IP to a running Azure virtual machine Below instructions apply to classic (old) Azure portal only! It’s tricky, and if you do not have a lot of patience, put on the stove a good cup of tea/coffee (maybe not too strong) and take a good breath.
Connect a MSSQL database via RODBC on Ubuntu 14.04 This post is just a personal reminder, on internet you will find quite a lot of stuff, every solution might even work, but I prefer to deal with the minimum number of configuration files so:
Custom edx-platform git repository on your Open edX deploy (devstack) If, despite the configuration of the /edx/app/edx_ansible/server-vars.yml file, the update script continues to fetch data from the edX repository (rather than the one you configured), then you can manually push the new origin into the repo:
Delete demo course from Open edX Use below command: cd /edx/app/edxapp/edx-platform/ sudo -u www-data /edx/bin/python.edxapp ./manage.py cms --settings aws delete_course course-v1:edX+DemoX+Demo_Course commit
Deploy a Symfony project with Capifony on localhost As soon as you’ll put your hands on Capifony, you’ll notice that this tool is born with an high role separation in mind.
Go implementation of a reverse SSH tunnel Since the web is plenty of examples related to SSH forward tunnels (the famous SSH -L command) but lacks of information about its reversed counterpart (SSH -R), I decided to write down a few lines developed while working on a Go implementation of the SSH command:
How to configure a Sql Server Reporting Services instance to use Basic authentication Below the steps to follow: Open RSReportServer.config in a text editor. The file is located at \Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSRS11.
Manually resync Open edX database after an update If, like me, right after Open edX platform update you incur in some error, the cause could be the mysql database not synced with the new models.