I think the general rule of thumb is "try not to support anything other than the latest version in Production and the latest development version, and even then reduce the time that there are two versions as much as possible" but with things like user-managed software, or where your path to production is slower, it can be difficult to say that.
Recommended read: Trello Android's Git Branching Strategy https://blog.danlew.net/2020/11/11/trello-androids-git-branching-strategy/
Recommended read: How to get root on Ubuntu 20.04 by pretending nobody’s /home - GitHub Security Lab https://securitylab.github.com/research/Ubuntu-gdm3-accountsservice-LPE/
How to use Okta's Factors API to use push notifications to authenticate yourself.
Reminder that it's #HomebrewWebsiteClub Nottingham tomorrow! I hope to see you there at 1730 for some website stuff! https://events.indieweb.org/2020/11/homebrew-website-club-nottingham-8eXBVZsBh40O
Woo!! Very excited for #NottTechParty!
#NottTechParty Save the date - Wednesday 9th December! Ticket details coming soon
Tech Nottingham (@technottingham)Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:18 UTC
Week Notes 20#45 (4 mins read).
What happened in the week of 2020-11-02?
Recommended read: How to Get All Endpoints List After Startup, Spring Boot https://stackoverflow.com/questions/43541080/how-to-get-all-endpoints-list-after-startup-spring-boot/59165297#59165297
How to List Gradle's Buildscript / Plugin Dependencies (1 mins read).
How to list the dependencies that are used by Gradle's plugins as part of its buildscript.
Filtering Tasks and their Subtasks in JIRA (1 mins read).
How to filter issues, and their subtasks, with JIRA Query Language.
Week Notes 20#44 (3 mins read).
What happened in the week of 2020-10-25?
Globally Logging all Spring (Boot) Exceptions (3 mins read).
How to log whenever an exception triggers on an exception handler with Spring.
Using Git Diff Without a Repo (1 mins read).
How to use
git diff when you're not in a Git repo.
Reminder that it's the last #Hacktoberfest themed #HomebrewWebsiteClub Nottingham tomorrow! I hope to see you there at 1730 for some Open Source or website stuff! https://events.indieweb.org/2020/10/homebrew-website-club-nottingham-hacktoberfest-edition--2BrVspWn4jPt
Changing the Storage of Cites on my Site (2 mins read).
Changing how I store and render context for other posts.
Week Notes 20#43 (2 mins read).
What happened in the week of 2020-10-18?
Recommended read: What are your favorite non-standard CLI utils/applications | Lobsters https://lobste.rs/s/eprvjp/what_are_your_favorite_non_standard_cli
This is something I strive quite hard to ensure, using tools like html-proofer and comparing against old sitemaps when I change things considerably with my site. It's also something that is quite infuriating when following links to a site that has now rewritten their URLs, so I've learned from that too!
Recommended read: Don't ever break a URL if you can help it https://www.hanselman.com/blog/dont-ever-break-a-url-if-you-can-help-it
I may be attending
Does anyone know why traffic for X509 fingerprints may have increased? Seeing a significant rise in hits on my site, but that could just be I'm ranked higher now 🤷🏽♂️
Providing Hints for Autoconfiguring Micropub Clients (3 mins read).
Enhancing my Micropub Server and autoconfiguring Micropub client with the support for
Week Notes 20#42 (3 mins read).
What happened in the week of 2020-10-11?
Someone down the road was having an awesome Netflix party last night