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Lessons in Containerising a Cron Job

10 Feb 2018   containers  dirtyhacks  docker  software 
It's a really bad idea in general, and there are much better ways of Dockerising an application that needs to run at regular intervals, but there's something to be said for dirty hacks that buy you some time to do things better. Especially so when there's uncertainty around what you're building. Rapid prototyping, in such instances, followed by one or more iterations of productionising effort, can yield great results. Read more