DevOps

Announcing Python 3 for System Administrators

My second course on Linux Academy, Python 3 Scripting for System Administrators, is now live!

DevOps

The Story of Python 2 and 3

We launched the course Python Scripting for System Administrators, which touches on both Python 2 and Python 3.

Linux

Conditions in bash scripting (if statements)

If you use bash for scripting you will undoubtedly have to use conditions a lot, for example for an if … then construct or a while loop.

Linux

Adding EC2 instances to Route53

Today’s nifty bit of code is a startup/shutdown script for linux that allows you to add an EC2 instance to Amazon’s Route53 DNS automatically when you start up the instance, and remove it when the instance is knocked down.