Wrote something controversial about error handling and exceptions 🙂
Starting today, you can now preorder the PinePhone UBports Community Edition: a production model #PinePhone preloaded with UBports (Ubuntu Touch), with a custom backplate to match!
So much happening at once!
- Lightning talks on Sunday (3pm CET).
- Virtual event March 29 - April 1.
- Physical event on November 1 - 4.
Trying streaming solutions for #fossnorth. Currently looking at pushing everything through my machine, so OBS -> YT as a final stage. Now figuring out speaker -> me. I wonder if there is a cross platform multi stream thing available so that I can get separate streams of the speaker and the slides/screen.
All input is welcome. Please share for reach!
A program that reads VCards from EDS's SQLite database and imports them into UBports's contact manager:
-rwxr-xr-x root/root 14080 2020-02-03 23:26 ./usr/bin/eds_importer
Isn't #Qt cute?
So this year, they added Facebook also: https://fosdem.org/2020/about/sponsors/
FOSDEM is about open source, not freedom.
Why is this a problem? Read this: https://ar.al/2019/01/11/i-was-wrong-about-google-and-facebook-theres-nothing-wrong-with-them-so-say-we-all/
In my next life, I want to be as smart as this guy: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/people_smuggler_scams_migrants_with_fake_finnish-russian_border_crossing/11104821
Imagionario 0.8 is out! For the brave people looking to try out a "new" photo manager :-) http://imaginario.mardy.it/
Interesting study shows that foreign man face stronger discrimination than foreign women; and also among Finns, women have higher chances of getting into a job interview. https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/researcher_if_theres_a_worker_with_a_finnish_name_theyll_probably_be_hired/11026589 #immigration #Finland
@admin Hi! I'm constantly getting popups with the message "Rate limited Please retry after <time>", even though I've been idle since several days.
A simple self-hosted webmention receiver, which turns mentions into #Isso comments: http://www.mardy.it/blog/2019/10/bussator-implementing-webmentions-as-comments.html #indieweb
A new season of #fossgbg is coming. What do you want to learn about?
BTW, we are looking for venues in Gothenburg. It is a great way to show your company to the local open source community.
Michael Meeks's take on #RMS is one of the few sensible ones I've read today: http://www.gnome.org/~michael/blog/2019-09-17-rms.html #Stallman #SJW
The fight of big corporations against free software is in full heat. I stand with Richard #Stallman: http://www.mardy.it/blog/2019/09/on-richard-stallman-and-people-who-cannot-read.html #RMS
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