Tag: golang

mwcli CI in Wikimedia GitLab (docker in docker)

mwcli is a golang CLI tool that I have been working on over the past year to replace the mediawiki-docker-dev development environment that I accidently created a few years back (among other things). I didn’t start the CLI, but I did this mediawiki-docker-dev like functionality. As some point through the development journey it became clear…

By addshore November 1, 2021 4

dockerit v0.0.5 (Easier than docker run)

dockerit is a small CLI tool that I have been working on during the start of 2021. It’s intended to make running one off commands and CLI tooling easier in docker. Rather than having to write a long string of parameters for docker run, instead you can just use dockerit. This applies to both CLI…

By addshore February 20, 2021 0

Go Docker SDK, Raw Terminal Ctrl+C handling

I spent my weekend in working on a new project called dockerit. It’s a simple wrapper around Docker written in Go and making use of the Docker SDK. One of the biggest sticking points for me, being fairly new with the Golang world, was trying to pass stdin stdout and stderr between the container and…

By addshore January 10, 2021 3

Simple Go defer code example

In Go, a defer statement will execute a function call just before the function it is called from returns. I found that most of the examples of a Go defer call online seemed to do complicated things with numbers. So here is a nice simple example with just text output. Example You can run this…

By addshore January 10, 2021 1