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Flavio Poletti

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Recent Posts

Dibs - YAML Reuse

In our first post about dibs we saw how to use it as a different kind of multistage Dockerfile. While I already prefer it this way (all the &&s quickly annoy me), a lot revolves around reuse.

Hi from dibs!

So… here’s dibs, which stands for Docker Image Build System. Put it very, very bluntly… it is what I use instead of docker build lately. It already comes with documentation and many frills, but we will start very slow and explore features in a series of posts. Buckle up!

Invent Stories

I was always fascinated by systems for creating stories, like Rory’s Story Cubes and its emulators, or card alternatives like Tell Tale and the Inventafavole (or its second take) among the many. Why not make something just for fun?

A Simple Telegram Bot

Telegram is a messagging platform/App much like WhatsApp and companions. One nifty feature is that it allows integrating bots, contarily to WhatsApp… let’s see an example in Perl.

Some Maths for Dobble

Dobble (also known as Spot-It) is an amazing game that’s both fun and mathematically interesting. This is my take on… remembering it some time in the future.