James Ridgway
James Ridgway - Software Engineer

Hello!

Hi there. I'm James Ridgway — Software Engineer. I currently work as Head of Platform at The Floow Limited. I'm your typical engineering nerd, so have a look at the projects I've been tinkering on and what I've been rambling on about in my blog.

I enjoy sharing my work, ideas, projects and experiments with others, so please leave comments, or feel free to contact me directly as I'd love to hear from you.


Projects

These are a few things that I have worked on recently:

mongo-tmpfs

A MongoDB docker container optimised to provide a high performance MongoDB instance for test environments.

r-git

Executable gem for managing multiple git repositories in a top level directory. r-git allow you to easily fetch, pull, change branch, etc. across multiple git repositories with a single command.

Gradle Git Flow Plugin

A gradle plugin for inferring the version from the state of the git repository where a Git Flow workflow is being used.

bsearch

A utility for binary searching a sorted file for lines that start with the search key.

pass-pwned

A pass extension for checking passwords against pwnedpasswords API or a password hash file.

Recent Posts

Here are a few things that I've written recently;

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