DEV Community

Vinay Hegde profile picture

Vinay Hegde

Site Reliability Engineer with 6+ years of experience. Otherwise an avid artist, reader, cinephile & football fan.Looking forward to connecting with everyone :)

Location Mumbai, India Joined Joined on  Personal website https://rebrand.ly/VH-Portfolio github website

Work

Senior Site Reliability Engineer at BookMyShow

All 171 comments

51 git commands that you'll ever need to get started with Git 🔥

Good cheatsheet of commands but one can accidentally delete t...

How to lead an engineering team at Google

Thanks for the thorough & very well-written article, Kimm...

What was your win this week?

Had a late realisation that my latest dev.to post crossed 7k+...

How to learn devops

Would recommend a few things from personal experience and lea...

How to learn devops

Hi, when you say you're stuck or confused when learning devop...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Unsure how you interpeted circular logic out of those 2 comme...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Please re-read my previous comments, I already have.

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

When it's Windows, people aren't intentionally uninformed but...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

That's because of a handshake between Microsoft's arcane docu...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Scoop has more dev tools + an extras bucket for non-dev stuff...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Useful feature but multiple managers could mess up app instal...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

I agree, but from observation people don't do it proactively ...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Looks interesting but any specific reason one should prefer F...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

@sharpninja what exactly do you mean by this?

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Hard luck there! It can be skipped if an assembled PC is avai...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

@jonrandy +1 if that's sarcasm but you could lessen effort e...

Automating Windows Setup via Chocolatey

Yes I remember winget isn't live yet so it won't be usable fo...

Which AWS Region Is Cheapest? A Costing Report

This does help, Lou. I figured point a would be a trade-off b...

Which AWS Region Is Cheapest? A Costing Report

Great analysis Lou! Had a question if you could please weigh ...

Kubernetes Backup & Restore made easy!

Excellent article with the video as always Nana! Had a few d...

Diagraming as Code

A tool I prefer is the Mermaid Editor which is fairly easy to...

Understanding Network things: part 1 – L4 / L7 layers

People do tend to forget the difference between L4 & L7 i...

I used the web browsers Edge and Brave exclusively for 1 week each here are my thoughts

Good post, Andrew! Even I switched to Brave recently from Goo...

The Best Keyboards For Programming👨‍💻 in 2021✨

Definitely agree, personal choice is a big driving factor beh...

You're on FIRE! 🔥...in the WRONG way: a story about burnout 😵

Sure Amelia, I hope you do so too :) Glad to read your blog ...

You're on FIRE! 🔥...in the WRONG way: a story about burnout 😵

This is a such a thoroughly written article about burnout wit...

The Best Keyboards For Programming👨‍💻 in 2021✨

Very thorough article, @theme_selection , given people now u...

Is AWS killing Linux?

Much appreciated comment & emotion!! While I agree that ...

7 Actionable tips to finding a brandable domain name

Very creative way to find the right domain name @ishfillet ...

Supercharge your blogging efforts with a solid system ⚡

Thank you, these suggestions will definitely help me in creat...

Supercharge your blogging efforts with a solid system ⚡

Excellent post Amelia!! Really liked the way how you emphasiz...

What password manager should developers use ?

No problem, let me attempt to clarify as much I can. A serve...

What password manager should developers use ?

A homegrown server would offer total privacy (due to being on...

What password manager should developers use ?

For personal passwords, I use Bitwarden protected with 2-Fact...

Infrastructure Access for Feature teams?

The suggestion of using tags & the shared documentation c...

Infrastructure Access for Feature teams?

Thanks for the valuable inputs Raphael, very helpful. Separa...

Breaking in as a DevOps | SRE

Thanks!!

How do you wrap your head around observability?

Such thorough insights in the comments thread as always 😄 Pe...

What salary negotiation tips have you learned?

Invaluable insights in the comments!! Wishing I had encounter...

What terminal do you use?

iTerm2 on Mac OS and Terminus, now Tabby on Windows. The 2nd...

DevOps Roadmap [2021] - How to become a DevOps Engineer

Very well written article Nana! Just a few suggestions from p...

7 DevOps Myths – Busted

Rightly said, a list of them should be a good way to plot a r...

7 DevOps Myths – Busted

This is such an informative post! Couldn't agree more on poi...

Effects of Covid-19

Indeed, lot of novel ventures like these will spawn but persi...

Effects of Covid-19

Better late than never but I believe like all things, Telemed...

The Forem Repo is Live 🌱

Had the same doubt but your comment helped. Cheers on the mov...

Using Angular to get rid of your ordinary text resume! Code on GitHub 📌

Thanks for the consent, really gracious of you!

Using Angular to get rid of your ordinary text resume! Code on GitHub 📌

Great work with building this Guilherme, it renders nicely on...

List of top Open Source alternatives to popular products.

In that use-case, yes OSS projects would help save time &...

List of top Open Source alternatives to popular products.

Thoroughly compiled list Fayaz! While apps like Polr, Rocketc...

Understanding Kubernetes: part 28 – Debugging/Troubleshooting Kubernetes

No worries, looking forward to this

Understanding Kubernetes: part 28 – Debugging/Troubleshooting Kubernetes

I believe autocorrect helped you rename me as Vijay 😛 Now th...

Understanding Kubernetes: part 28 – Debugging/Troubleshooting Kubernetes

Nicely written Aurelie! I've found this to be equally helpful...

Explain Microsoft Azure Like I'm 5!

If you do on-premise hosting, it's like buying all the raw in...

Understanding Kubernetes: part 1 – Pods

I've recently started working with Istio so I'm looking forwa...

Acquisitions - [May 2020]

Unless they crash & burn like Wunderlist being acquired b...

Understanding Kubernetes: part 1 – Pods

This is brilliantly drawn, Aurelie! Could you please publish ...

Acquisitions - [May 2020]

I agree, the takeover of Keybase by Zoom & Giphy by Faceb...

Acquisitions - [May 2020]

Yes Aniket if I get a favorable response to this, I'd surely ...

Acquisitions - [May 2020]

while self-driving sounds straight out of a sci-fi movie &amp...

Which DevOps video would you like to see next? 🎬 💡

Thanks for explaining via such crisp videos, Nana! Could you ...

How do you come up with new side projects?

Very helpful suggestions to be considered while building a si...

8 Great DevOps Resources

Excellent post with a lot of resources Sara, bookmarking for ...

How do you respond to recruiters?

Very aptly said, the 1st part is something even I use as a ru...

Job rejection depression

This reply is priceless! Most won't but there are few conside...

What's your favorite software idiom/aphorism?

Not quite a software idiom but I'm sure everyone here who's m...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

Thanks for sharing the post, Frank! Reading it made understan...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

That makes sense! As long as it's fairly utilized, 1-2 days/w...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

+1 if that was sarcasm but I believe married men here will di...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

Glad to know you related to them, Frank! I believe something ...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

I definitely agree offices tend to have better working condit...

Pros & Cons of Remote Work?

With all those amenities, you're very fortunate indeed. It al...

Are early-stage startups "dead-by-default" when Coronavirus is causing significant harm to the world’s economy?

Adding to the diverse insights here, I believe startups that ...

I Built a Site for the Best Coding Fonts

Amazing compilation of fonts, Mostafa! FiraCode on Sublime/...

Breaking in as a DevOps | SRE

Glad to know it helped

What Status Page Provider or Project Do You Recommend?

I agree about the human touch part to convey key informatio...

The FREE AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Study Course (275+ Videos!) 😱

This is an amazing compilation of resources for the AWS eco...

What Status Page Provider or Project Do You Recommend?

Would your end goal be a Status page that's manually update...

A cron job that could save you from a ransomware attack

Since your article points out people with less technical aw...

Linux's commands and tricks I'm using in my daily job as a developer

If you've a common SSH login with sudo (shouldn't be the ca...

Moving from Apache2 to Nginx Webserver

Good to know they helped, Davinderpal. Point no. 1 of my pr...

Moving from Apache2 to Nginx Webserver

Concise post there, Davinderpal. Would like to add a few th...

What it Takes to Render a Complex Web App in Milliseconds

Comprehensive article explaining the nitty gritty of making...

What was your win this week?

I switched over as a SRE to India's largest entertainment p...

Hi I'm Vinay, a SRE who likes to help people solve problems. Ask Me Anything!

Before implementing any service especially cloud-based, a h...

Tips to Become a Better Interviewer

I had a very similar experience while I began interviews, K...

Hi I'm Vinay, a SRE who likes to help people solve problems. Ask Me Anything!

Could you be a bit more specific on what exactly in AWS?

Hi I'm Vinay, a SRE who likes to help people solve problems. Ask Me Anything!

Docker doesn't need hypervisor to run but relies on the Hos...

Introducing Caligator: A Simple Yet Powerful Open-Source Calculator & Convertor

I believe Numi is also something that can be used to make C...

Hi I'm Vinay, a SRE who likes to help people solve problems. Ask Me Anything!

Great question Louis, really appreciate it. Here's some of my...

Hi I'm Vinay, a SRE who likes to help people solve problems. Ask Me Anything!

Thanks for the bonhomie, Ayush! The Google SRE Book is inde...

My 2-Way Experiences with Interviews

I believe in both cases, the more clear we're in our requirem...

My 2-Way Experiences with Interviews

Brilliantly put Alex, couldn't be more concise than this! ...

My 2-Way Experiences with Interviews

Glad to know my perspective & approach helps, Yusuf! I'v...

Password manager recommendations?

Unsure about twice but here is an official post by LastPass...

How to write Bash one-liners for cloning and managing GitHub and GitLab repositories

Nifty aliases to simplify daily Git tasks, Victoria! Adding a...

How do you manage deployment configs? (Especially large scale cloud agnostic ones)

While I've not tried Terraform yet, Ansible is something I se...

How do you manage deployment configs? (Especially large scale cloud agnostic ones)

This is something I found very useful to begin with on Ansi...

What does your Junior interview process involve?

No matter what anyone's experience level whether junior, seni...

What are some red flags to look out for in the first few weeks of a new dev job?

This is very succinctly put Marco! Copying this with due perm...

5 CLI Utilities to Boost Your Productivity

Awesome post Darren especially the http-prompt tool usable to...

What was your win this week?

From a DevOps perspective, helped our engineering team build,...

For the Love of Bleep! Building a Scalable Monitoring System

Some very good points on why having detailed visibility into ...

How to delete all your local branches but keep master

The feeling you've after the command finishes execution PS...

Announcing DEV for Android

@dev.to team - Kudos to you for releasing an Android app to...

Which EC2 is right for you?

This is very helpful, thanks Helen! In case anyone here fin...

What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?

Adding to the multiple Gems (non Ruby ones, of course 😛) th...

Resources for Getting into DevOps?

Glad to know it helped you out tomas, please feel free to s...

Migrating from GitHub to Gitea

Perfect! Concerns around privacy are very valid nowadays sinc...

One Recent Lesson in Scaling the dev.to Rails App

From my experience, DO does offer value for one's money with ...

Migrating from GitHub to Gitea

While the premise of setting up a self-hosted Git solution is...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

Glad to know this played a key role in helping you decide but...

What software development skills only come with experience?

Adding on to everyone's diverse answers & from my know-ho...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

Glad to help Blaine! Do share your experiences if ever you pu...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

From my limited know-how, I'd ideally ensure the candidate un...

A crash course on optimizing your Docker images for production

Thanks for the explanation that builder images are intermedia...

A crash course on optimizing your Docker images for production

Great article for people like me grappling the nuances of Doc...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

Preparation undeniably counts but with no offense intended to...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

That's very correct but I'm doubtful if companies will shed t...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

The whole concept of thinning down the list using far from pe...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

Been there, done that with the getting nervous part myself to...

Are coding challenges and/or white-boarding in an engineering interview really needed?

While you mentioned some valid points but I can tell you that...

What are you not interested in learning?

Even I've never been a whiz at math either. I also believe th...

What are you not interested in learning?

Excellent list of likes & dislikes, Helen. I'd concur wit...

Code Documentation – before, after, and during coding

Another alternative to creating diagrams using code is Mermai...

5 Salary Negotiation Rules for Software Developers. Get +20% On Top of Your Market Rate

Comprehensive article @aershov24 , nicely articulated! From m...

Breaking in as a DevOps | SRE

Thank you for the encouraging words @Matei! I'm glad the post...

Cloudflare Registrar: Why Am I Super Happy About This as A WebDev/Blogger?! [Gifs]

Concisely written! However please note a few key details you ...

How do you stop the desire to learn too much?

This couldn't have been said any better!! I recently came to...

Manage Multiple SSH Logins

For me, SSH config always sounded tricky but this post made i...

What's your atomic bomb?

I always felt that it was just me who thought Mark Zuckerbe...

What's your atomic bomb?

In my opinion, the software behind any social media (if not h...

How do you take notes?

I agree! Having a Android client is as important as a Desktop...

How do you take notes?

I've developed a habit of writing stuff that I wish to learn ...

Resources for Getting into DevOps?

Even I recently learned that it's more of a mindset than a ...

What Does a Tech Lead Do?

This is a very comprehensive article serving as a good take-o...

Emails, spam and infrastructure guide for developers

Concise article on the process of sending / receiving emails ...

Why you need Terminal

This is a very concise article explaining the importance of...

Git commits: An Effective Style Guide

Excellent article, Paul! Writing a meaningful git commit me...

Alternative ‘Doors’ to your Windows

Wow! I admire that kind of commitment towards solving any pro...

Alternative ‘Doors’ to your Windows

The tutorial was comprehensive as is the program with its ...

Alternative ‘Doors’ to your Windows

I remember using this a very long time ago, never realized it...

Alternative ‘Doors’ to your Windows

The good thing about Sysinternals Process Explorer - It runs ...

How do I get experience when I have no experience?

Damn!! This post somehow sneaked past me along with the excel...

Share your cover letter which helped you to get interview for Software Engineer job.

Absolutely spot-on! Adding to the above, you could compose ...

Useful commands to check directories and files size

While du is the good old-school way to learn, I prefer ncdu...

5 Reasons You Should Write That Blog Post

Point number 2 just hits the nail on the head! There were...

The best questions to ask in your job interview

Just found out this incredibly useful post along with Keyva...

Colo Migration Write-up

Nicely detailed write-up of your setup with all that hardwa...

Can you share your favorite quote or rule related to IT?

Not exactly related to IT but I'm sure everyone here who's ...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

Thank you so much for the pep talk!! When dealing with rec...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

Hi Mats, thank you for the empathetic suggestion and I will...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

No problem, Dian! I really appreciate you taking time and ...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

Those are very valid points Dian, thanks for bringing them ...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

Hi anchnk, Thank you so much for sharing your story compre...

Reviving career after a break and post multiple rejections!

Hi Dian, That was a very helpful feedback although your f...

How to Pick a Good Monitor for Software Development

That's such a comprehensive article on how to purchase an e...

11 Mistakes To Avoid On A Technical Interview

Thanks for the response, Elena! While I understood that ca...

11 Mistakes To Avoid On A Technical Interview

Hi Elena, Yes it's funny sometimes because it leaves you w...

How do you survive over a year of rejected applications?

Hi Everyone, Can relate to every word of your narration, C...

11 Mistakes To Avoid On A Technical Interview

Couldn't have been explained more lucidly, thanks Elena :) ...

What's your tech stack?

Siftery should also help as Stackshare tends to miss out on...

Welcome Thread - v9

Hello there! I am Vinay, a Linux Sysadmin with a strong in...

loading...