Clean Dockerfiles

Containerized applications are becoming more and more common in production applications of all sorts. They are significantly easier to deploy, provide better repeatability, and can offer some security benefits over other deployment options. One thing I've noticed from working with other developers, is that many people don't know how to…

ES2018 Symbols, Iterators, and Private Class Methods

From time to time I like to go back to the fundamentals and play around with basic concepts. This serves to keep myself sharp as well as provide an opportunity to explore some concepts in greater detail than what I was able to do previously. I was doing that recently…

devhost Part 2

The Continuation... In a previous episode we looked at a way to solve the problem of running multiple services that might need to talk to each other in a sane way. The solution was to run each service in a Docker container and to put any container from the service…

devhost

The Problem Have you ever been working on a web application and had to switch to another application. Possibly you need to fix a bug in another application or maybe the first application needs to talk to the second application, it doesn't really matter but you know that you need…