🙋‍♂️ Hi, I'm Richard

software developer · teacher · life long learner · pretend barista


Latest Thoughts

Static Woes

May 30, 2021

I ran into a fun issue when deploying my site. Run npm run preview to preview your production build locally. 47 48 > Using @sveltejs/adapter-static 49 > utils.copy_static_files is not a function 50 TypeError:...

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RSS Made Really Simple

May 29, 2021

The more I work on this site, the more I realize that I want to party like it’s 1999. On March 15, 1999, RSS came into being....

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Moving To Svelte Kit

May 21, 2021

Today, I moved from Sapper over to SvelteKit. Hopefully things here are stable. After some initial testing and tire kicking, the site appears to be stable. I...

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Create your own C function

May 18, 2021

Whiteboard interviews. Love them or hate them, they are part of the hiring process these days. There is a sense of change in the air as the...

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Daily Deploys

May 17, 2021

Deploy a Sapper site every day! This isn’t a post to motivate you to build more sites. I’ll be working on convincing our future robotic overlords to...

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Writing Posts For The Future

May 16, 2021

This blog currently runs on Sapper. It’s a great system, but I’ll be moving to SvelteKit in the not too distant future. I read a post by...

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Resources I Find Useful

Color Palette Resources

February 5, 2021

Disney Princess Time I';m not talking about building snow people. This time it';s more about painting with all of the colors of the wind. One area I struggle with...

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My Current Setup

January 15, 2021

Hardware CPU: Apple M1 Chip with 8-Core CPU and 8-Core GPU The Silent Performer 256GB Storage Apple M1 chip with 8-core CPU, 8-core GPU, and 16-core Neural Engine 8GB unified memory 256GB SSD storage¹ Gigabit...

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