By alexmoreno, 12 August, 2020

(and don't break the bank while doing it)

After the frustration of watching how 16GB in an expensive MacBook Pro was not enough to power the tools I use for my local development I decided to buy a cheap old Workstation in Ebay (around 100£) and I set it up to be synced with my Mac as a local development tool.

Learn how I did it and how you can benefit of that as well for a happier, more productive developer life.

By alexmoreno, 11 August, 2020

I've been looking for some good book and reading recommendations for someone trying to break into a devrel or developer relations role

So far this is what I've read or nearly finished reading and I've enjoyed:

First two obvious (at least because of the title itself, direct to the point, but the contents are really good):

DevRel books
By alexmoreno, 10 July, 2020

I don't remember what I was doing back then... apart of my degree at the university that is.

But I can remember what I was blogging about. Not much, a trend that I am committed to change.

It's also super interesting to see some talks I gave in the Linux User Group in Elche, my home town, and other activities I was involved like the creation of my Linux and Open Source User Group in my old university. That were fun days.


alexmoreno in 2004
alexmoreno in 2004
By alexmoreno, 3 September, 2018

Amongst other things, I hear this quite a lot on my conversations around the subject, why decoupling Drupal, is not like you are giving away what Drupal is and overkilling with something you could do with other tools? What's the point?

By alexmoreno, 31 May, 2018
First sign of something going wrong, you do a composer update and get this in the middle:  

  Could not delete docroot/core/.git/hooks/applypatch-msg.sample:
You can get different messages, core path, whatever. Important to notice is that the process (composer) has been suddenly interrupted.