My 2022 Year Review馃摀

It鈥檚 been a fruitful and amazing year.And that means documenting my small journey as a blog post. Work New friends and mentors I joined my new work place in September 2021 & had the pleasure to meet some amazing developers and colleagues. I got the opportunity to learn a lot while on the job, through mentors, environment & infrastructure itself. Promoted to Software Engineer 2 The title says all and I am grateful for it....

December 26, 2022 路 4 min 路 797 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Today I learnt TIL: jq

Today at work once again I had to inspect a json body which was not beautified. Normally I turn to Postman and use the beautify option. But my mac cried and was freezing in instances begging for me to not open more application :( This is where I came across a nifty tool called jq jq is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor. It is like sed for JSON data....

December 22, 2022 路 2 min 路 321 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Today I learnt:422 HTTP Error code

Today while testing a soap API at work, I came across this HTTP error code called HTTP/1.1 422 Unprocessable Entity . According to MDN Web docs, it means the following : The HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) 422 Unprocessable Entity response status code indicates that the server understands the content type of the request entity, and the syntax of the request entity is correct, but it was unable to process the contained instructions....

December 20, 2022 路 2 min 路 311 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Today I learnt (TIL): jq

Today at work once again I had to inspect a json body which was not beautified. Normally I turn to Postman and use the beautify option. But my mac cried and was freezing in instances begging for me to not open more application :( This is where I came across a nifty tool called jq jq is a lightweight and flexible command-line JSON processor. It is like sed for JSON data....

December 20, 2022 路 2 min 路 321 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Today I learnt: Interesting Things in Java 11

I came across a fascinating Java talk on youtube by Devoxx 2022 Hanno Embregts. This article is about a few java snippets I encountered. The purpose of today鈥檚 TIL is to have a list of interesting things we could do in Java and not deep dive into each concept. Today鈥檚 TIL : Crazy things to do with Java 11+ Initializing Array and var keywordPermalink Having the var keyword in a statically typed language such as Java was fascinating in itself(an article on this in the future :)....

November 20, 2022 路 3 min 路 473 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Today I learnt: Database Version Control

Upon stumbling upon this motivating HN post by Simon Willison I have been inspired to start a Today I learnt(TIL) series of my own. This seems like a doable promising idea where I do not have the self-imposed pressure of researching for a blog idea and making a seperate time to write that specific post. Wrting this TIL flows naturally in day-to-day work flow where I could just say 鈥淗ey I just learnt about this XYZ ,I should write about it鈥....

November 7, 2022 路 3 min 路 457 words 路 Shweta Kadam

Tackling procrastination and kubernetes study

After a long series of procrastination and getting the hit of motivation from reading Atomic Habits(great book which I recommend others) ,I鈥檓 finally learning kubernetes basics.As a motivator to get better at writing and publish more posts as well as learn kubernetes.I have decided to publish 1 article every Sunday.I would like to post 2 posts per week but I want to start small and consistent. Once again I鈥檓 treating my blog as a journal to showcase how much I actually understand kubernetes....

February 25, 2022 路 5 min 路 905 words 路 Shweta Kadam