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This little wonder was forgotten in a drawer, and I'm using it to discover all those Gameboy Advance jewels I've missed (didn't play console videogames back in the day).

I've been trying WireGuard VPN for a while, and I have to say it's truly AMAZING. Switching between multiple WiFi networks and 4G without losing connectivity, thanks to it's mosh-like stateless UDP protocol.

The ARM panorama is as bad today as it was 5 years ago. I wanted to upgrade this RPi2, but every nice-looking option (Rock64, ODroid XU4...) has an horrible reputation of random crashes and poor support.

The only suitable option seems to be the RPi3, which is a bit underpowered.

Me, starting to watch Final Space: "Oh, look, a silly, totally non-serious animated space comedy"

Also me, after watching chapter 6: "WHYYYYY??? 😭"

Country roaaaaads
Take me homeeeee
To the plaaaaace
I belooooong
West Virginiaaaaa
Mountain Mammaaaaa
Take me homeeeee
Country roaaaaads

This paper on a malloc() replacement that DOES COMPACTION even on C/C++ is making the rounds: arxiv.org/pdf/1902.04738.pdf

Scarily beautiful.

Those who wrote that this thing has a steep learning curve weren't joking. Three days on and I still feel like a 5 years old touching a computer for the first time.

People, quick question. I'd like to play a game for Switch with good story and character development.

Xenoblade 2 or Octopath Traveler?

I already love flatkvm!

Let me introduce you to "Harold" the probably first train ever delivering woods in OpenTTD on flatkvm.

Things that work great: Starting OpenTTD, playing OpenTTD, entering fullscreen mode.

Things I didn't figure out yet: Leaving fullscreen mode 🤔

#flatkvm #OpenTTD #linux

/cc @slp

Today I learned about gdb-dashboard.

It is a ~/.gdbinit file which will add some nice fancy bells and whistles to to our out-of-the box gdb experience.

github.com/cyrus-and/gdb-dashb

The title says Ubuntu, but it may have an impact on every distro running snapd (I've tested it on Fedora).

Yesterday was compromising containers. Today is putting systems running snapd at risk.

Make sure you're running a patched version.
shenaniganslabs.io/2019/02/13/

CVE-2019-5736 / is a good reminder that containers still expose a significant attack surface from the Host. This is why projects like @katacontainers and @flatkvm exist.

I'd like to set up a backup Mastodon account on mastodon.social. Is there some kind of formal procedure to request an invitation?

IMHO, Wayland's biggest problem is that, while it brings a much need renewal to the Linux's display server stack, the *perceived* benefit from an end-user perspective is quite limited.

This means you're stuck pitching *internal* improvements to non-devs, which is a vain task.

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