Bithavoc's Blog

  1. Mar 5, 2017

    Custom container command in AWS ECS tasks

    I recently made the switch from Heroku to AWS ECS and customizing the command for the task containers was one of the things I had more trouble with.

    This is my Procfile that I’m trying to convert to ECS task definitions:

    web: bundle exec puma -C config...

    docker, aws, ecs

  2. Oct 5, 2016

    Using the latest Postgres in Circle-CI

    Postgres is included in the base image of Circle-CI, however, sometimes you need a feature such as jsonb_set that is only available from 9.5 and above.

    So you have no other choice but to upgrade to the latest version, luckily the steps are very straightforward...

    postgres, sql, ci, testing

  3. Oct 4, 2016

    Using the latest RabbitMQ in Circle-CI

    RabbitMQ is my favorite distributed messaging queue and I use it for every new project, sadly I constantly found myself struggling to set it up in Circle-CI since it’s not included in the base image.

    So this is what I use in my circle.yml to get it...

    rabbitmq, ci, testing

  4. Jul 4, 2016

    Eureka PushRow With Search Bar

    For my new project I’m using a lot of Data Input and even when Eureka is awesome by itself it’s lacking of search capability in the view controller used by PushRow, the Readme doesn’t provide too much info but after digging up a bit I came with my...

    swift, native, iOS

  5. Jun 9, 2016

    Introducing Breakdeck

    Breakdeck is an app that sends you reminders to take a break and read Tech News.

    Download from the Appstore

    app, swift, iOS, native

  6. Jun 1, 2016

    Introducing Greensand

    Greensand is a beautiful activity tracker for OSX.

    Download from the Mac Appstore

    app, swift, mac, native

  7. Nov 26, 2015

    pg gem with Postgres.app

    There is no doubt Postgres.app is the easiest way to get started with the latest version of postgresql, however, using it with pg gem could result a bit frustrating at first so here I describe full steps to get it working in El Capital(OSX 10.11) and...

    swift, mac, native