Mike Roibu

Game Developer

Currently working as a Lead Server Developer with Freejam Games. Interested in all manner of programming, but most proficient at back-end programming of multiplayer games and web development.

Infinite Scrolling Pagination in Hugo Website

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Ever wanted to implement a neat ‘infinite scrolling’ blog with ‘load more’ button on your statically-generated personal website, but don’t want to have to resort to weird hacks in order to do it? Well, good news. While it’s not well-documented, it’s entirely possible with built-in Hugo functionality.

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CLDAP Reflection Attack - High Resource Usage on lsass.exe on Windows Server

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Ran into issues where lsass.exe uses up obscene amounts of resources on your Windows Server machine? It’s a common issue, especially on dedicated servers rented from providers that don’t automatically lock the machines down with external firewalls.

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Cassandra Gotchas / Best Practices / Flaws

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Cassandra is a distributed NoSQL database. One of the most annoying things about introducing new developers to Apache Cassandra has been the counter-intuitiveness of parts of the design. Another annoying thing has been introducing them to the myriad tools and commands needed for managing Cassandra. I plan to summarise here the major problems new developers seem to have when first encountering the database. First the obvious, and often mentioned, ones.
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Hello World!

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Welcome to my personal website. It’s recently undergone a rewrite, which means there’s barely anything on it. I’ll try to add more things and delete this post before the year is up. (In before it’s 2020 and this still exists.)
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