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One of the features available under UNIX is the Message of the Day (MOTD). This is run every time you start a command prompt and displays the content of a file. In addition, the UNIX shells allow all sorts of stuff to be run and configured every time you start a new prompt using the .profile and .bashrc command files. Windows users don’t generally expect that kind of flexibility from their command prompts.
The migration from WordPress is now completed. This blog and the new Knowledgebase are generated using Hugo and hosted with Netlify.
If you want to generate a table of contents list (toc) for a markdown file, you can use the native Kramdown feature.
Example code to add to every page as a footer to enable the Disqus comments service.
A comprehensive list of filters available to modify/format Jekyll variables.
This is a list of
tags that can be used in Jekyll.
Some reference sites and links for Jekyll and Liquid.
The following code automatically generates a list of pages that exist in a given folder.
The following code automatically generates a list of collection documents.
It assumes that the collection uses
output: true and optionally includes a collection title and description defined in the
_config.yml configuration file.
While sites generated using GitHub pages can use Jekyll to enhance them, there are some limitations and, it seems, a number of problems.
These are the default attributes (variables) that you get with each part of the Jekyll domain.
BitLocker allows you to fully encrypt drives. It can be enabled so that it protects drives before boot. It also allows administrative recovery keys. However, sometimes it can go wrong.
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Netlify is a great cloud-based hosting and CDN service. It has great support for Hugo and other static site builders and is easily integrated into cloud-based GIT services. This makes deployment and updates a snap.
On this page, we list a few snippets of information that help us remember how to do things.