Welcome to the new zzamboni.org.
Over the years, my website has seen its fair share of transformations,
change and breakage. For a few years now, it had stagnated - me with
not having much time to update, and its accumulated technological
cruft piling high enough to keep me from even touching it, lest I
So, the time has come to do a reboot. With this post, I’m launching
the new and reinvented zzamboni.org. Through
previous incarnations I had always tried to preserve backwards
compatibility in my URLs so people could still find my old stuff, but
this has become too big a burden. I may add some things under their
old location, and I may add over time some tools to make it easier to
find the old stuff, but in general this won’t be a concern and I will
not let it stop me from adding new content.
Over the years, the underlying technologies have changed (Wordpress,
Posterous, Jekyll, Octopress, Enwrite). As a tech guy, I always enjoy
playing with new toys. For now I have settled on using
Hugo, a great static-website generator, using its
Ananke theme. Hugo
and Ananke are powerful and flexible to satisfy my needs, both current
and future, as far as I can foresee them. The website continues to be
hosted through the fantastic Github
So this is it.
For now the site is mostly empty, but new content
will be appearing shortly, both new and ported from my old website.
I have started adding posts from my previous blogs. Thanks to Hugo’s
aliases feature, most of them should be accessible still through
their old URLs.
Please take a look around, and let me know if you find