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GDM Login Screen Doesn't Show on Arch Linux Startup

Recently, I switched to Arch Linux on my daily driver laptop, and so far, everything is working fairly well. Something that wasn't working, however, was GDM popping up automatically.

February 25, 2021, 8:54 AM PST

Reducing MySQL RAM Usage

I host this site on a $5 DigitalOcean droplet, and it works pretty well. The only drawback is that it has a fairly limited RAM allocation, and with the need to run a MySQL server to run a CMS, it causes things to run slower at times.

July 8, 2020, 12:16 PM PDT

WWDC 2020 In Review

I took some time over the last couple weeks to watch the WWDC 2020 keynotes and sessions and I am impressed by and excited for the new technologies and improvements that Apple introduced.

July 8, 2020, 11:56 AM PDT

Story Time: Incorrect Publish Times

Last night, I published a post, and I noticed the published time was 14 hours off. I knew it had something to do with the time zone, but I couldn’t tell what was wrong.

June 12, 2020, 10:13 AM PDT

When I publish, post a Tweet.

So, I just deployed a bot that uses Ghost webhooks to post a Tweet. I didn't use Zapier.

June 11, 2020, 8:10 PM PDT

Upgrading to Ubuntu 20.04: Python 3 Issue

So as many of you who have been paying attention to the development of Ubuntu 20.04 may know, Canonical has finally shipped Focal Fossa! I was excited when I saw it on my Twitter feed, but then this happened…

April 23, 2020, 12:30 PM PDT

Hello, World!

Hello, and welcome to my blog. I am Joseph Geis, a student, swimmer, and aspiring developer from Orange County, California.

March 24, 2020, 3:27 PM PDT