Using nested AD groups to filter access to Gitlab

I struggled while trying to limit access to our internal omnibus Gitlab instance using the LDAP-setting user_filter:. We use nested groups in Microsoft AD to handle users and access rights, which works with Gitlab, when you know about the secret sauce. Licensing - you need an enterprise license First I tried getting it to work with our Gitlab instance »

Windows 7 can't install from Kingston USB stick

I recently discovered that it's impossible to install Windows 7 from a Kingston USB stick. It turns out this is a known problem with Kingston DataTravel sticks. I had this problem while installing Windows 7 Pro on an old Panasonic Toughbook CF-31. It's not obvious that you can't install from these USB sticks, since you can boot into the Windows »