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Disabling Smart Quotes in OSX

For as long as I’ve been a slack user I’ve long been annoyed by colleagues pasting me curl statements or SQL statements that contain smart quotes. While a curl will just fail, smart quotes in the wrong DB client can be extremely dangerous when it comes to SQL Of course […]

Installing Ansible

In July I started a post series on Ansible. This is a continuation of that series. The purpose of this post is to provide instructions for basic installation of Ansible. Installation On Mac OS (via Homebrew) To install Ansible on Mac the easiest method is to install via Home Brew […]