Home Assistant migration from Sqlite3 to MariaDB (MySQL)

Home Assistant migration from Sqlite3 to MariaDB (MySQL)

I setup home assistant around six months ago, and I have amassed a sqlite database around 700Mb. Today, the entire six months of history is in the Sqlite database which is causing home assistant to hang for minutes when I try to look at history, even if the requested history is only today. For other stuff,… Continue Reading Home Assistant migration from Sqlite3 to MariaDB (MySQL)

Building WhaleSay with Docker and Gitlab-CI

Building WhaleSay with Docker and Gitlab-CI

This describes from start to finish how to configure Gitlab’s continuous integration to build a docker image. I couldn’t find any simple documentation on what all needs to be setup to build a docker image, so I hope someone finds this useful. I run a rancher cluster, and all my services run on top of this cluster… Continue Reading Building WhaleSay with Docker and Gitlab-CI