The typical Mistake in a FizzBuzz Problem

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This is one such interview question that no fresher has answered right in the first attempt. After about taking a few 10 interview candidates at my workplace, I am actually suprised. I was able to get it right the fist attempt.

So what is the question ?

Write a program that …

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Building a Custom Centos 6.6 Respin

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As a part of our work at Fractalio, we wanted to build a custom Cent- OS ISO, to be able to circulate it amongst people for them test and get a feel of what we are trying to build. We had a trail once before and we had failed miserably …

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Why did I decide to call myself "voidspace"

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Not really any reason, but still trying to justify.....

Having born in India, movies kinda create a craze in you. What always created a craze in me was that every actor in the movie started naming themselves after rajnikanth named hiself "SuperStar". Espically the recent guy called himself "Twinkle Twinkle …

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When should we quit ?

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I had been working on a project called CHARCHA , for quite sometime now. The aim of this project is not to reinvent something that already exists, rather combine a few tools to make a workflow better. Before building thus product , I have to confess that I have worked for 2 …

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IT life and a remote village

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Everybody has dreams in life.

Part 1 : History

Unlike every engineering graduate, I also wanted to work for an IT company, earn money and lead a happy life. I was trained to be "No Different from others" in life, work etc. I was not that super cool programmer who would …

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SaltStack and Python

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SaltStack is a infrastructure management tool, that is scalable ( can manage up to thousands of servers ) and written in python. Salt also does a lot of remote execution and configuration management too.

The official docs can be found here : http://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/

This post is going to …

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SaltStack and Python- More Operations

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This post talks about doing various operations using SaltStack and Python. If you are looking for the basics, please refer here. ramaseshan.github.io/technology/2015/04/02/saltstack-and-python/

A basic ls command example

import salt.client
client = salt.client.LocalClient()
client.cmd('*','cmd.run',['ls'])

and the output would …

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Document Freedom Day Talk at Fractalio Data

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We were happy to celebrate Document Freedom Day 2015 at Fractalio Data. We had a small talk titled "What is Document Freedom and Why should I care about it". We had about 20 people working in our shared offices come in.

Event Report :

25 March 2015 organized by
Event: Open …

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Free Internet Awareness at Fractalio Data and Data Lifecycle Company in Bangalore

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The office we work at is a shared space, comprising of a Storage Integrator company called The DatalifeCycle Company, and a Travel company called EarthWalk and Fractalio Data (That's us). Most people working in all these 3 places have been using GNU/Linux, without understanding the philosophy behind using GNU …

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