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Reclaim Cloud in Europe!

It’s official, as of today we now have an active European Union (EU) region in Reclaim Cloud, located in the partynacht central of Berlin, Germany. This has been a long-time coming and we’re thrilled to expand the geographical scope and … Continue reading

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Building a Streaming and Recording setup for Reclaim Open

It’s been a long time coming, but I’m finally getting around to writing about Reclaim Open. Reading Tim’s post on his pinball streaming rig for Reclaim Arcade has inspired me to start with the streaming / recording setups we used for Reclaim Open and how that all came together! This post has become so long that I’m positive no one will read it, but hey it will be useful for me to look back on!

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Spinning Up an Even Older WordPress Site Using Docker Compose

Following up my last post, I realized that I wasn’t looking through the tags on Docker Hub properly, and the earliest version available as a pre-built container is actually WordPress 3.9!
I had to take a closer look at the logs and make some guesses, as it turns out the environment variable for pointing WordPress to the right database host is different, and its hard to find info on using 8 year old docker images, but I got it working:

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Spinning Up a Pretty Old WordPress Site Using Docker Compose

For reasons, I needed to spin up a very old WordPress site using Docker today. I’m writing this blog post mostly just to jot down the compose file so I have it handy in the future.
Digging through the oldest tags for the wordpress image on DockerHub it looked like 4.1 was the oldest version available, so I went with it. For the database, I went with the last version of MySQL version 5.

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Reclaim Open: carving out spaces

I feel a bit behind the curve in writing about Reclaim Open, but I suppose it’s better late than never. We’re still technically in June, meaning the in-person event was just earlier this month, and we still have the online recap coming throughout the month of July, so perhaps my …

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To-do list for this site

I’ve got a whole list of improvements I want to make to this site coming off of Reclaim Open.
This blog is a static site made with hugo and of course hosted on Reclaim Hosting. If you are curious about how it works, I’ve done a stream and accompanying blog post about it:
My Hugo setup and how this blog works
☐ Pull in posts from Mastodon This is a big one, and will take some design and javascript work.

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