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Stressing WordPress

A bit of a geek moment: 80,000 requests per minute to my personal WordPress stack (this blog) in a synthetic stress test with an average page response under 300 milliseconds. CDN + HAProxy + mod_security + Varnish + nginx + … Continue reading

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First brew of the spring



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Tate brought this home from school

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Finished with rotting games

I’m tired of games that punish you for not playing. Tiny Tower, all the Tap Farm/Fish/City/whatever, Mall Party, etc all have a way of ensuring that you play very regularly or they will “rot” in such a way that forces … Continue reading

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