Sandro Turriate

Coder, cook, explorer

Delicious Dairy-Free Eggnog

Delicious dairy-free eggnog is simple. Just substitute the cream with coconut cream and the milk with oat milk.

Advanced Gmail search to help you organize your inbox.

By using Gmail’s advanced search operators, I created a query to help me unsubscribe from unwanted emails and tidy up my inbox.

Zero downtime deployments with Docker, Caddy Server, and Bash.

An overview of performing zero downtime deployments with docker, fiber, caddy, and a shell script.

Making SQLite faster in Go

The most popular way of using sqlite in Go happens to also be the slowest when using it in a concurrent application like a web app. Roll your own connection pool to speed things up.

3 reasons to use Fiber over Gin

  1. Fiber has a superior router, better suited for REST endpoints.
  2. Built on top of Go's extremely fast fasthttp web library, faster than the standard library.
  3. Extremely responsive dev team.

The ideal CodeMirror setup

Check out these CodeMirror options for the ideal setup.

My own static site generator

How I built my own static site generator for the relaunch of turriate.com which blurs the lines between dynamic and static.

Responsive CSS grid with fixed width items

How to set up grid items to be a fixed width, responsive, and center-aligned. See how to do it yourself.

How to generate a signed Rails session cookie

Bypass the sign-in process by sending a signed session cookie in the HTTP headers.

Testing Twitter OAuth with real data

Ensure that your application’s Twitter integration works by having your test suite actually sign in every so often.

Here’s to taking the next 10 months off

My life as a Rocketeer has ended and my life as an active, traveling hacker has begun.

Silencing a Forked Process

How to provide the concurrency of a forked process without spamming the parent process’ stdout.

Moving off Webby to Nanoc

After a long survey of Ruby's static website generators I've finally settled on Nanoc.

Bookmarklets not chiclets

Chatting about bookmarklets with Refresh Jacksonville - Pecha Kucha Style.