PV Dashboard: Easy energy flow monitoring

Making my daily tasks easier and creating tools that will save my time is one of my many hobbies. In this entry, I want to present my new tool called „PV Dashboard”.

What is it, you might ask? Simple, easy-to-read Grafana dashboard, which integrates data from multiple sources using NodeRED and InfluxDB.

The most interesting and time-consuming thing in this setup was gathering data from the SolarEdge inverter and Tauron eLicznik (energy meter).

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13 basic docker commands you need to know

Being a programmer is not easy. Technology is changing so fast, there are so many new things to learn. „You need to learn docker right now!” said Network Chuck, so I started learning docker.

I decided to write down some useful commands that will help you to make the first steps with docker. Some of them are trivial, some of them have many switches and some of them are tricky.

Let’s start and take a look at the 13 docker commands that I write down for you!

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Why VPS accelerated my career? How it started long ago

Everyone has a mission, should have, or still searching for. By writing this entry I want to encourage „youngsters” and unsure of their technical skills to dive into the deep ocean of servers. This long rambling will take you (not so briefly) through the process of gaining my web and server administration experience. Get a tea, wrap in a blanket like a burrito, and start reading.

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11 unusual git commands that will blow your mind

Everyone has that one colleague that has an ace up his sleeve if we are talking about git commands. Out of nowhere he solves complicated problems with a commit, merge, or pull request. He clearly without any hesitation can blow your mind.

Maybe you are that guy? Maybe you want to be that guy?
Below you can find 11 git commands that are not so obvious and can make your co-workers jealous.

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