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Returning to the Moon: Launchpad Security Penetration Exercise

There is an unexpected reward for moving source-code management of my Hexo-generated blogging to git and GitHub.  GitHub provides dependency analysis of node.js projects.  I receive an automated email about one dependency of my hexo-spanner code. The uglify-js package is … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Tracking Network Modernization

John Stevenson has tips on bringing a hexo-authoring folder, and its themes, under Git for source control management.  I followed the first of those suggestions, although the GitHub Desktop client made the work much simpler than using Git command-line operations. … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Instrumentation Coms Latency Bottlenecks

In the 2017-10-18 post, “So Close, Yet an FTP Too Far?”, Direct Publishing and then Backup and Source-Code Management are identified as critical for proof-of-concept and subsequent refinement into production practices.   Direct publishing is now working smoothly, with some scale … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Reducing Countdown Holds

The Hexo-generated Spanner Wingnut experimental blog is now much easier to author and to publish.   Essential features are operating and a series of “unit test” posts are now underway.   Customization is continuing based on unit test results and check-lists for … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Viewport Glare Reduction

Continuing to mine advice by John Stevenson, I adapt his changing of banner images to have legible white-on-dark titles with no “white-out” glare.   The default banner (shown at Mapping Probe) also takes too much space. File spanner/themes/landscape/source/css/images/banner.jpg  is the source … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Orbital Resupply Glitch

With achievement of Disqus commenting and connection of the About and other pages,  it is time to put the Hexo-generated pages as the default for Spanner Wingnut. Throwing the switch involves copying the generated public/index.html page to public/default.htm so that … Continue reading

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Returning to the Moon: Mapping Probe

With the Hexo static-page generation scheme, each page/post is in a (sub-) folder with its permalink name and an index.html file to be served as the page.  This allows other artifacts/assets to be in the same folder.  That’s handy for … Continue reading

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