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Matt Moriarity

February 2021

I finished Kiryu's saga, all seven games of it, and I've moved on to Yakuza: Like a Dragon. I didn't expect to take to Ichiban so quickly, but he's such a nerd and I love him to bits.


Just started Mass Effect 3 this morning and I had forgotten about our new absolutely jacked boy we get in this one.


I think DocC is actually the thing I'm most excited about from this WWDC.


Brands, you're only allowed to change your icon to a rainbow if you also provide receipts of you giving a shitload of money to queer people.


I thought I was being good and getting my car registration renewed right before the deadline, but then there were late fees and it turns out I just plain forgot to do it last year and it's been expired for an entire year!


I took on too big a clean up project and now my floor is covered in old electronics.


I'm on PTO for the next two weeks! Very excited to do anything but work for a little while.


I submitted my first port to FreeBSD tonight. Nothing big, just the BIND exporter for Prometheus, but I'm still excited to contribute.


This gets at the most ridiculous part of this Basecamp thing. Both Basecamp and HEY are products that facilitate people communicating, which means political issues are deeply important to the product.

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Colorado now has COVID vaccines open to the general public but it looks like there aren't any appointments available anywhere near me. Guess I'll have to keep trying.


I finished Gideon the Ninth faster than any book I've read in recent memory. It's really good, gave me many feelings.


I have to write a self-review for work today instead of playing a bunch more Miles Morales, keep me in your thoughts and prayers please.


The PS5 arrived today! I didn't even realize it had shipped yet, but here it is!


I managed to order a PS5 finally! I'm so nervous GameStop is gonna cancel it or something, but hopefully this is it.


I don't really do the evening binges, but the rest of these are definitely a big part of my relationship with food.

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Who in recruiting did I anger that caused them to schedule me to do an interview at 9am Monday morning?

(It was probably an automated system but there's nothing funny about that)


I'm content to live in fear of the oven. It has burned me on several occasions.

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Scraping Prometheus metrics with Nomad and Consul Connect

Consul Connect is a great way to set up a service mesh, but because it protects services with mutual TLS behind a proxy, it's not immediately clear how to use Prometheus to scrape metrics from services in the mesh. Let's go through exactly what you need to do to expose your service's metrics while keeping the rest of your service protected, and then we can see what you need to do to get Prometheus scraping your instances.

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Work today is pushing the limits of my understanding of IP networking. Shit is not working and I have no idea why.


It's just a coincidence that Notion is down two days after I moved Relay.swift's docs off of them, right?


My WebAuthn Vault plugin is working! Registering both TouchID and my YubiKey works, and I can use them to get a Vault token. This is so rad.


Uh oh, looks like I might have tricked myself into writing a WebAuthn auth plugin for Vault.