Small Go Apps Containers

Or: how to ship your app in a <20Mb container.

Avoid static imports

There are a lot of Java API’s and Frameworks which rely in static methods and the sort. Arguably, this is a bad OOP practice, but lets not enter in this particular subject just yet.

Cross-compiling Go

go build generates a binary for the platform you run it in. So, if I build antibody in a Linux machine - which uses Mach-O, it will not work in OS X - which uses ELF.

I wrote Antigen in Go: Antibody

Learning Go was in my TODO list for a while, and finally I did something about it. This post contains some thoughts about it…

Running a Selenium Grid with docker-compose

At ContaAzul, we had 31 Windows machines powering our Selenium tests - one running the grid and 30 more running clients. Needless to say, this is very expensive.