Hybrid Hacker

👾 Technical notes and hybrid geekeries

WordPress development environment with Vagrant and Ansible

Some days ago I had the need of playing with a WordPress website on my local environment. There are many solutions out there to build your local WordPress environment, but I remembered an old project I've created some years ago. And yes, it's still working out of the box! I …

Switch on and off nsurlsessiond on Mac OS

If you use iCloud services, you may have noticed that sometimes your bandwidth is fully saturated by processes called nsurlsessiond or nsurlstorageid; these services take care of syncing your files, photos or contacts with iCloud. It happens that sometimes you can't count on large bandwidth and this is a bit …

Wildcard DNS with Dnsmasq on Mac OS X

A wildcard domain is a domain name that will match requests for non-existent sub-domain names. This is fairly simple with a registered domain name and consist of adding a dns record like *.example.com. For more info about setting up a wildcard public domain name, refer to your domain registrar …

Hello World

This is my first post on this brand new blog. As usual I cannot guarantee that updates will be constant. Some technical info about this blog. I'm using Jekyll as creation engine cause I want to be able to write fast updates using my terminal and I don't want to …