Mansoor A

Mansoor A
Windows, Linux

Using SSH-Agent the right way in Windows 10 WSL2

How to get your ssh-agent to persist between terminal sessions - the reliable way
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Mansoor A
1 min read
SRE, Ops

Setting up a Git HTTP server with Nginx

How to easily setup a git http server using nginx and git-smart-http
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Mansoor A
3 min read
Quick Notes, Ops

Blocking specific DNS queries in a VPN using iptables

A quick hack to block specific DNS queries like metadata.google.internal coming to a VPN server
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Quick Notes, Ops, Kubernetes

Redirect HTTP to HTTPS on EKS behind ELB without using ingress

How to properly do an http to https redirect while using an ELB for SSL termination
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Quick Notes

Using specific SSH key for a single Git command

The correct way to use a specific SSH key for a single (or multiple if you wish) git command(s)
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Quick Notes, Docker, Ops

Copy files from a Docker image to the host

A quick way of copying files stored in a docker image to the host system
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Blogging, Gatsby, HomePage

Google Analytics not working in Gatsby blog

This blog is powered by Gatsby and I was setting up Google Analytics and for some reason it didn't work for me. In this post, we'll fix it for good
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Ops, HomePage

Using SSH tunnel to reach a database server via JumpHost

Reaching databases behind firewall can be tricky. Here I am showing how to use the jumphost to tunnel to the database server
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Kubernetes, HomePage

Setting up Nginx Ingress in GKE

How to setup the Nginx ingress controller in Google Kubernetes Engine to have better control over the controller
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Mansoor A
1 min read
Linux

Live streaming in two commands

Setting up a private streaming server
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Mansoor A
3 min read
Linux

Installing Ubuntu Linux on Lenovo Miix 320 Hybrid Laptop

Installing Linux on the tiny convertible budget laptop from Lenovo - The Miix 320
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Mansoor A
5 min read
Ops, SRE

Accessing private objects from S3 or GCS using curl

Quick script to access private objects from Google Cloud Storage or Amazon S3 using the secret and key
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Mansoor A
1 min read