Master the Mainframe 2020

Interesting, I read “Through three interactive Levels, you will access a mainframe and get skilled up on the foundations of Mainframe, including JCL, Ansible, Python, Unix, COBOL, REXX, all through VS Code.” So now they include Python in the MTM course. The 2019 course already included JCL, Unix, Cobol and REXX. Neither Python or VS …

Remove flatpak

Completely remove flatpak from moms computer, regaining ~10GB of space. Started getting low disk space (~500/mb) warnings. This was on a 30GB root partition. Using the terrific Filelight disk space utility, I identified flatpak as the culprit! I only had installed 4 flatpack programs and found a non-flatpack install for Signal, nothing else was important …

Anaconda libraries in Python

Let me preface this by saying I’m not talking about Python in Jupyter notebooks. Because…duh, I know I can do that. I say this because I found a few YouTube videos that had titles about using Python in Anaconda with no mention of Jupyter notebooks in the title. But when you started watching them that’s …