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I really wish OSS communities would stop defaulting to Discord or Slack. Your software isn’t a lifestyle. I don’t want to live with the goddamn thing. I want a forum I can visit once in a while, not to take out an attention mortgage.

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#firefox is a great fuzzer for #xorg window managers and #wayland compositors.

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User interface failures: not just for computers.

I drive on dark roads, where all you see are taillights. This will end badly.

jalopnik.com/congratulations-m

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Me: The Unix UI is weird and clunky and could use updating.

Systemd: Hi!

Me: Not like that. #sysadmin

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Really liking so far. I don’t care much for the mobile app asking for all of that data, so I’ll stick with the browser version for now. I can upgrade for half price if I do it by tomorrow. Going to think about it some more. I do like their immersive approach to , though. H/t to @Mundon for this one.

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There. Ready for the first night!

They didn't have the bed frame I wanted, but I don't mind sleeping on the floor for a few days...

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I poke fun at Canada a lot, but it comes from a place of love.

You guys are the sane neighbors in the apartment above the meth lab... and I'm just glad you are there.

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Heading towards curl eight daniel.haxx.se/blog/2021/09/13 - Turning 25 and bumping the major version number on the same day should be fun.

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When writing software, or debugging software, shortening tthe speed of the edit/build/test/examine/wtf cycle is one key element for higher productivity.

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@gabek

"I'll do it... but on one condition."
"What? Anything! The fate of the Free World is at stake!"
"We do it *my* way. 100% C++, no libraries, -j 1... we go in clean and come out hard. And if I see ONE goddamn line of #PHP or #Javascript, this whole deal's OFF!"
"You're a madman!"
"Maybe I am... but I'm the madman who can save the Presidents life, so... what's it gunna be?"
"This is crazy, I tell you. Crazy!... But dammit... fine."
"Oh and I use #Arch by the way."

#Microfiction(?)

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On the one hand: fingers
But, on the other hand: more fingers

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Proposal to name the variants in Africa after pharmaceutical companies that won’t waive their vaccine patents.

#capitalism #covid

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Don't forget to leave out milk and cookies for Bush on 9/11 eve

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