Adam Jacques

Software Engineer

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I occasionally write blog posts where I talk about software, hardware, or even plants that I'm working on.

Recent Posts

Auto switch between light and dark mode on GNOME

I recently got a Framework laptop and installed Ubuntu on it to give Linux for laptops a chance after using Windows and Mac for work for years. One thing I wanted was to be able to switch between light mode and dark mode automatically depending on the time of day. GNOME had a blue-light filter mode that could automatically turn on, but it didn’t appear to have a way to switch between light mode and dark mode at the same time.

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Publishing to Firefly-iii using Pandas

Previously, in my Self-hosted finances series, I cleaned and identified transfers in my Mint transactions for the purposes of of importing into Firefly-iii. In this post, I’m going to import the transactions into Firefly-iii.

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GoDaddy is now blocking API access

I own few domains and one of those domains is registered at GoDaddy. This is for historical reasons because this domain is on the .es TLD but my preferred registrar, PorkBun or CloudFlare, do not support this TLD. I kept it there mainly because I’ve had it for 10+ years and there were some new identify requirements that I didn’t want to deal with yet. I use external-dns as a tool to automatically to take my Kubernetes Ingress resources and register them in my DNS zone.

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