Signing Git Commits

What does it mean to sign a Git commit and why would you like to do that? From Latin, signāre, or putting a mark. As the word itself says, signing, putting a mark, ensures that the commit you made and the code contained can’t be tempered. Git is cryptographically secure, but it’s not foolproof. In […]

Visual Studio Code behind a proxy

This post is kind of a continuation of Tough life behind a proxy series. This time is the moment of Visual Studio Code. This application does require the web access when it come to plugin installation. If you are behind a proxy, it will not be the easiest thing to achieve. To set the proxy […]

Tough life behind a proxy

In many enterprises when it comes to Internet access you will find yourself behind a proxy server. In such conditions many application do require a specific setup or they will not work at all. Recently I had to install a npm package from the official public npm repository and the “usual” command doesn’t work. Thus […]