Looking at the process through psutil and Python

Lately I have been trying to improve my system administration skills. I needed to monitor some of the running processes. To do that I used psutil module in Python. It is a cross platform module to parse the information about running process. It also provides information on how the system…

Taking backup for znc instance in Python

IRC plays an invaluable role in the life of so many people, separated by so many miles. It has been the primary source of communication for the Free and Open Source community for decades, now. In my last post, I shared how to install a znc bouncer to stay connected…

How to use Let’s Encrypt with nginx and docker

In my last blog post, I shared the story on how did I set my server up. I mentioned that I’d be writing about getting SSL certificates, so here you go. When I started working on a remote server somewhere out there in the globe and letting that come…

Setting up my own server

A long, long time ago a mortgage lawyer started to write her blog, just to get familiar with several crazy newfangled things called computers and the internet by using them to do something she liked, writing. So she started writing a blog using something called Wordpress. The aim of the…

The conference with a toddler

FOSSASIA 2014, Cambodia - conference without Py. FOSSASIA 2016, Singapore - conference with Py. This is how I may summarise the conference. FOSSASIA, the conference which I have my most fond memories of, this year it was in Singapore. From last time in Cambodia, year 2014 and this year my…