Category: Technology

NFT – Mint Random Token ID

The perceived value of many NFTs is based on that item’s rarity making it ideal to mint them fairly. Rarity snipers and bad actors on a team can scoop up rare items from a...

Provable Randomness with VDF

A Verifiable Delay Function (VDF) is a linearly computed function that takes a relatively long time to calculate, however the resulting proof can be verified to be the result of this computation in a...

Fantom Lachesis Full Node RPC

Create an Alpine Linux image to run the lachesis node for the Fantom cryptocurrency. The run.sh just starts the nodes with the ports you set in the environment. Use docker-compose to define the TCP/UDP...

Alpine Linux PHP + iconv fix

To use PHP with iconv on Alpine Linux – in a Docker container for example – you need to use the preloadable iconv library, which was previously provided with the gnu-libiconv package, but was...

Autodesk Fusion 360 Using eGPU

Open a Finder window showing the latest version of Fusion 360 in the webdeploy folder. Press ⌘ + i to open the Finder Inspector and check “Prefer External GPU”. The next time you launch...

Using APK for Alpine Linux with Docker

Some quick tips on how to use apk for Alpine Linux in a Docker environment. Some common use cases might be to install command line tools you will use in scripts, or to compile...