My name is Adam Carpenter (on some sites I'm 53hornet). I am a professional computer programmer and hobbyist mechanic, am married to my wonderful wife, Amy, and a puppy parent to Clementine, a Cocker Spaniel. This is my web site.

What Will You Find Here?

This site is my home on the web. I post things I've learned, things I want to share, and things I don't want to forget. I am generally interested in and generally post about:


The views on this web site are entirely mine! That should go without saying. They don't reflect my company, co-workers, friends, family, dog, or anyone I mention anywhere in any way.

I prefer not to go back and edit old posts. So when you're reading something from 2 years ago, that was my opinion 2 years ago. Times change and so can I, so please try to keep that in mind.

If I reference an external public profile or site as fact, I will do so with links so you can go and read the source.


My web server has an access log. By visiting this site you're surrendering:

That's it. I do not advertise on this site, read your cookies, or perform any kind of social media tracking. I also proudly don't have any JavaScript on my site.


Content on this site is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Source code on this site, unless otherwise stated, is licensed under the BSD 3-Clause license.

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