About Me

I am a Linux Systems Administrator & Developer from the UK.

My interests include coding, tweaking, information security and linux.

I have experience in various programming languages (C, Python, Javascript, node.js, bash, lua, golang, ruby)

My github currently has examples of C, Python, PHP, PowerShell, Javascript & Bash projects.

I run Archlinux on my desktop and netbook.

The main servers I work on are based on Debian and freebsd.

I started using linux as my desktop OS in 1997.

gentoo archlinux debian freebsd

I have spent the most time using Slackware, Gentoo and Archlinux. I got lazy at one point and used Ubuntu.

Interests

  • linux
  • infosec
  • python
  • nodejs
  • reverse engineering
  • coreboot
  • golang
  • powershell
  • u-boot
  • raspberry pi
  • bitcoin
  • blockchain

I am always looking to learn new things & am normally breaking or experimenting with something new.

Work

I currently work as a linux systems administrator & developer for a small company.
My main job is full stack devlopment of webapps in nodejs and golang.
This includes implementing & maintaining PaaS, SaaS, IaaS application servers running email services & webapps (nodejs, python & golang).

More information relating to some of my opensource projects can be found on the projects page & source code can be found on my github.

I am open to new work opportunities, please email me at jobs@equk.co.uk

About This Site

This site is based on node.js & golang

Features:

  • RSS feed
  • twitter card support
  • opengraph support
  • featured image support
  • code highlighting
  • no tracking javascript
  • disqus commenting

Components Used:

  • gorilla/mux
  • negroni
  • nginx
  • gorilla/feeds
  • highlightjs
  • dracula hljs theme (modified)
  • font-awesome

It features an active web application firewall and uses nginx as a reverse proxy.

TLS is provided by Let’s Encryptâ„¢.