Author Archives: David Gurba

About David Gurba

I am a web programmer currently employed at UCSB. I have been developing web applications professionally for 8+ years now. For the last 5 years I’ve been actively developing websites primarily in PHP using Drupal. I have experience using LAMP and developing data driven websites for clients in aviation, higher education and e-commerce. If you’d like to contact me I can be reached at

Resetting Gitlab Setting via Docker Container

Recently while working on local projects I locked myself out of my Gitlab access by disabling SignIn globally. Oops! I thought the checkbox was for external, non-trusted access to your …

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Example Solr Faceted Search blocks

For a Drupal site that is using Apache Solr we wanted site visitors to be able to widdle down within search results they are browsing. This is typically called Faceted …

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RASH: Advanced Shell History, and GIT usage

In my software development career, I’ve slowly been trying to better organize, document and streamline my personal development workflow. I’m well aware that BASH history exists and on all my …

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