Keyboard Mashings

Just a guy with a keyboard and some opinions

Hi, I'm David. Sometimes when I have an idea I mash my keyboard and then post the result. Here you can find keyboard mashings about my life, computers, and other stuff.


Tag: mirage

Hosting Static Websites as Unikernels on Amazon Web Services

  Tags: mirage ocaml unikernel

Since being accepted as an intern with the Mirage OS project, I’ve been doing a lot of tinkering with unikernels. In particular, I’ve become convinced that hosting a static site as a unikernel has a lot of benefits over traditional methods. A unikernel is a secure way to self-host your site, which means you have control over your own content. But because unikernels are a relatively new technology and are still largely experimental, building your own with zero prior knowledge is hard. I’m hoping to lower that barrier to entry with this guide.


GSoC Update: Weeks 1 and 2

  Tags: mirage ocaml unikernel gsoc

It’s already week 3 of Google’s Summer of Code! Time for an update on what I accomplished in the first two weeks and what I’m looking to get done with the rest of this week.


GSoC Update: Weeks 3 and 4

  Tags: mirage ocaml unikernel gsoc

The first month of GSoC is already over! Time for some updates on my progress.


GSoC Update: Week 5

  Tags: mirage ocaml unikernel gsoc

Notes on some blockers I encountered over my family vacation.


GSoC Update: Week 6

  Tags: mirage ocaml unikernel gsoc

This week in GSoC: REST APIs and their specifications!