Latency, SQLite statically, printing with netcat

A couple of weeks ago my POE switch at the mountain site kept finding itself in quite the unresponsive state. This is a photo of me cruising into the microwave shed with my small, inadequate replacement switch and POE injector. The autopsy is ongoing...


Latency sneaks up on you

  • How measuring latency != measuring efficiency.

Hosting SQLite databases on Github Pages

  • Compile SQLite to WebAssembly, wrap it in JS, and fetch only what you need.

Bye CUPS: Printing with netcat

  • nc 9100 < doc.pdf (it's real!)