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    When recently on YouTube, a video from Greg Hurrell popped up. I have watched a lot of his videos but must have missed this one because it has the best tip for searching in tmux.
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    With es6 deconstructing objects gives us a nice way of extracting keys of objects into variables. Combined with the rest operator this comes in very useful when you need to unset an item or two in an object.
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    At the start of the year, I decided to give my dotfiles a clean up. In this update, I made the decision to use a configuration management tool. Out of all the offerings I chose Puppet. As a Linux user it's not often I need to set up Windows workstations, but for some tasks I have coming up a Windows workstation was the right tool for the job. So the job began on learning how to use Puppet on Windows, and this is how it went:
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    For me, ssh gets used daily, from logging to remove servers and virtual machines to pushing and pulling code with git. To make this process a bit better you can set up ssh key pairs. This provides better security and for your main production servers and passwordless auth for your git servers and any other lower priority server.