Coding Nagger

My name is Jean-Dominique Nguele and this is a place where I share my thoughts, whether it is IT related or not.


Hacktoberfest 2019 is on so let’s jump into it!

It’s that time of the year again. Hacktoberfest 2019 begun a couple of days ago and pull requests are off the charts! We are back in this time where developers get to contribute to open-source software while getting something back….

Hacktoberfest 2018: write 5 pull requests for a free t-shirt

Hello Mishamigos, in a week we will be the last day of October. The day where ghouls and demons will sprout and throw one more spell at us humble coding people. The day where until the last second you will…

Git squash merge: non, no, nein, nee, na, nej, não, net

Today I will tell you why you should say no to git squash merges. Even better I will show you. First, I will explain what lead me to write this post. Then, I will provide you with steps to reproduce a problem…

Continuous delivery for free using Docker, CircleCI and Heroku

Continuous what? Continuous delivery. You may recall that in my previous post I announced that today’s entry would be revolving around continuous integration. And technically it can count as such since we will cover continuous integration along the next step….

Trying to provide helpful pull request reviews

How I unblocked a frozen pull request A few weeks ago, I saw a pull request to modify one of our web jobs which codebase is pretty old and had no tests. The pull request had no tests either. The thing…