Ken Muse

Dev Containers and node_modules

Dev Containers and node_modules

If you've ever worked with Node.js, you've dealt with the joy which is node_modules. Thousands of files slowly churning on your hard drive. Even more slowly if you're trying to delete them. Want to make them easier to manage? Learn how Dev Containers can help.

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Comparing Azure Front Door to Other Services

Comparing Azure Front Door to Other Services

With so many options, it can be tough to decide on the right Azure service to use for routing or load balancing. Today, I'll compare the current state of four Azure services.

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Coloring in ANSI

Coloring in ANSI

Coloring the console output in PowerShell isn't hard -- unless it's simply ignoring your requests. Sometimes it takes a bit more than following the documentation. Sometimes you have to resort to the older approaches to do something new. Today, we explore using ANSI escape sequences to colorize output.

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Creating a .gitattributes Without Committing

Creating a .gitattributes Without Committing

Continuing our examination of ways of influencing Git's behaviors and settings, today we look at how to utilize a global .gitattributes and how to specify file handling without modifying the repository's .gitattributes file.

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What Is .gitattributes?

What Is .gitattributes?

You've seen the file, but do you understand it's purpose? Git has the ability to customize how it handles the files you edit. Today we explore how that works.

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