monit: Openssl engine error. Cannot open a connection to the mailserver

Setting up a new box and Monit was thowing me an error when connecting to Amazon SES monit: Openssl engine error: error:1408F10B:SSL routines:func( »

Add some syntax colour to the Nano editor

I do my server managment on headless boxes so Nano is my friend and recently I came across serialhex/nano-highlight on Git which is a nice »

Secured bash script to backup a MySQL RDS dump to S3

This is an update to an earlier post which aims to make the bash script a bit more secure by removing the need to have a »

Docker: Error response from daemon: driver failed programming external connectivity on endpoint

Docker for mac decided to not play ball this morning with the following error regarding mapping ports. Docker: Error response from daemon: driver failed programming external »

Example Lucee Docker Dockerfile's

I recently submitted a pull request to the Lucee Docker project on Github regarding expanding out the Lucee-nginx Dockerfile to include more low level/specific items »

SELECT list is not in GROUP BY clause and contains non aggregated column

Hit the following issue when doing some testing on a new dev machine (Mac) that was just set up with a fresh install of MySQL Expression »

Another setting up a Server guide

This is a first part of multiple posts all about setting your (Ubuntu) server (like the web needs one). I'm slowly moving over to Docker but »

Getting Lucee, Docker, your local databases and git repos working together.

This is part 2 and following on from this post, if you're just getting in to Docker please read pt1 first. This post will follow on »

Docker Beta (Mac) and large backup issue

I've been playing around with the new Docker beta app for Mac and its been great fun but the one issue I've noticed is that my »

Getting Lucee and Docker working together.

As of writing this Lucee v5 is out. This post will be using v4.5 as that was the version I was converting my EC2 instance »