Avoiding Webscraping Throttling Using Python and Tor as a Proxy
I do not condone the use of this information for creating illegal
web crawlers. This was more an informational exercise and I wanted
to share it with others. Another thing to note is that some sites
are able to automatically block IP’s that are Tor exit nodes, so
this may not work for some sites that go to these measures.
if your feel your code is too complex to understand without
comments, your code is probably just bad. Rewrite it until it
doesn't need comments any more. If, at the end of that effort, you
still feel comments are necessary, then by all means, add comments …
The above quote comes from an article by Coding Horror's Jeff Atwood;
which I read in the evening.
Cat Colors — Get the Fascinating Facts Behind Cat Coats & Patterns
Modifying genes means endless possibilities for cat colors and
patterns. From tabby cats to pointed patterns to tricolors like
calicos, let’s learn more!
In the evening I read Avoiding
Booleans an article
by Jeff Atwood. An interesting read.
Intro Guide to Dockerfile Best Practices
There are over one million
GitHub today, but not all Dockerfiles are created
equally. Efficiency is critical, and this blog series will cover
five areas for Dockerfile best practices to help you write better
Dockerfiles: incremental build time, image size, maintainability,
security and repeatability.