Moving from Gogs to Gitea

After having some small hiccups with my Gogs installation – not just because of problems with Gogs it self, it was more user problems. So after rolling back a backup, I decided to give Gitea a try.If you’ve installed or managed  Gogs (or any webbased service) before, the installation…

Updated dyndns app

Just updated the dyndns app for Digital Ocean. No longer needs to be re installed after changing config. It now relies on an external config file.…

Coding a Twitter bot

I’ve been playing around with the Twitter API this weekend, and put together a small Twitter bot. This is my first attempt at something like this, so there will be errors. It is a bot that reacts to content, and tweets @ replies to those tweeting the correct “triggers”. As…

Weekend coding

Just because I’m a developer by day, does not mean that I stop coding when I come home. It’s in the fingers and blood(?). Most of my of-the-clock coding is just things that I want for my self or for the purpose of teaching myself some new stuff.…

NMEA GLL to decimal degrees

This is filed under “things you don’t find on stack overflow”. Working with the sensors on the ships I found that my calculations I did to get the GPS location displayed in degrees, minutes and seconds was a bit off. When the ship appears to be in the middel…

What I do...

As you might have seen, I’m a developer working some strange places, but I’m having fun doing it. I work for the Norwegian Institute of Marine Research, developing a new event logging system for their research vessels. One of the parts of the system is gathering data from…

The hunt for the perfect editor

I’m no IDE person. I like my editor(s), I just can’t seem to find the perfect one. Maybe it is just me, but I cant’t remember a time I was not hunting for the perfect editor to do my coding in. I’ve tried Text Mate…