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Imagine if the Encyclopedia Brittanica were published online before Wikipedia was big, and people pointed at it as evidence of Wikipedia's inevitable doom

This is how I feel about Google Maps with respect to OpenStreetMap

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Good software engineers write simple software with simple tools, and it works. Bad software engineers write complicated software with complicated tools and it only works insofar as you run it on CPUs designed in the last 6 months on one of 2-3 operating systems on 1-2 architectures and provided you don't look at it too funny

I started account removal process today. It feels great.

I'v been working with Ansible, Kuberenetes and Helm recently. Whoever thought that shitload of yaml templates is great way to configure stuff, was fucking insane.

Finally I bought the MIDI keyboard. Now I have to learn how to play

I like how raw strings are handled in Lua. Basic form is [[foo]]. If you need ]] inside raw string you can throw any amount of = between brackets:

a = [===[ this is fine -> ]==] ]===] --> " this is fine -> ]==] "

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#Windows hides #LibreOffice when you search for it in the start menu entries, while it easily brings up #Microsoft Office if you search #Word.

Open source browser extension that indexes locally evey website you visit and allows you to perform full text search on your browsing history :O

worldbrain.io/

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lowlevel86/avecis

A cross-platform, cross-language, audio, vector, input server. - lowlevel86/avecis

github.com/lowlevel86/avecis

I started using Ledger to track my finances, will probably use it to time tracking as well.

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golf repo got a bunch of new solutions. Kak vs Vim:

76 Better
20 Same
36 Worse

set -eu at the beginning of sh script can really save debugging time

I spent 1.5 h playing with VCVRack. Great way to chill out after work.

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Papa bear ran 'last -da -20' and said "Look! Someone's been logging into my server"....

(Now your turn)

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Honestly the money involved in IP allocations and name allocations is totally digusting and really pisses me off

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We published a statement on our stance on neutrality of free software (and why we won't stay neutral in this case): f-droid.org/en/2019/07/16/stat

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Octodon

Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more