My first steps with Nix on Mac OSX as Homebrew replacementI finally had some time to play around with Nix - the immutable package manager and build system. This was on my agenda since a long time, but I finally took the plunge on my M1 OSX system. I by no means understand Nix fully yet, but making progress and it is usable to me already.
PHP Profiling with SPXSPX is a profiling extension for PHP that allows you to profile your PHP scripts and get detailed insights into their performance. It differentiates itself from other similar extensions by being totally free, simple to use, and capable of collecting a wide range of metrics. With SPX, you can easily profile your sc
Realpath Cache in Depth - or - Fixing Neos Deployment InstabilityOn one of our sites where we employ "classical" deployment (without docker containers), we have found weird problems related to the deployment: Sometimes, the updated markup was not delivered by the server, but the server was still delivering the old markup. This story is a deep-dive of what we found, what we learned and how we finally fixed it. In the end, it's just a tiny NGINX configuration change ;-)
Raspberry HomeGallery for self-hosted family photosI want to share my experience with the open-source photo gallery HomeGallery suitable to host tens of thousands of photos on a Raspberry Pi for access with different screen-sizes (desktop computers and smartphone). I absolutely love it! The UI concept and the performance are great.