Thursday, January 23, 2020

OAUTH 2.0 in less than 5 min

As you had requested, here is a short video on OAUTH 2.0. More to come stay tuned.

Wednesday, January 08, 2020

GITLAB commands - High Frequency

I always notice the developers struggling to get the command line right for GIT. I was planning to put together list of frequently used command  but came across cheatsheet put by GitLab

If you feel there are more which is good to have handy, just write a comment.

Happy Versioning!!!

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

T and Z in DateTime like 2009-08-28T23:55:16.000Z

A very simple question for a person who codes(hopefully) but for business users this can be very confusing.

What do you mean by below DateTime


Lets explain this 

ISO 8601 (The International Standard for the representation of dates and times)
states the following definition

The "T" corresponds to Time of the date(Duhh... no brainer)  and "Z"  is special UTC designator

So the DateTime  2009-08-28T23:55:16.000Z states

Date as 2009-08-28
Time as 23:55:16.000
"Z" stands for UTC

The above time can be also be represnted in EST as
2009-08-28T23:55:16-05:00 (EST) where  -05:00 is Timezone offset

Happy coding!!!

- Metahat

Gray Failures: What is it and how to detect one?

If you are reading this article , i guess you are curious to know about gray failures and different methods to detect gray failures.  Hopefu...