A friend of mine heard a paleta cart during Chicago's lockdown... it's a trap! #whereslightfoot
2001: BeOS -> Linux
05: brown window bars -> slate blue
08: ?? -> Inconsolata
13: Blackbox/fluxbox -> awesome
16: italics -> Operator Mono
18.5y of Linux on the desktop, one significant change (tiling wm), and I chose when. Every pixel is predictable, not distracting.
Also, "once every four years" is about how often I can stand to change something I spend twenty hours a day looking at like terminal font or window decoration. I cannot comprehend the pace windows/macos users survive. How does it not drive you mad with distraction?
Andersonville Code and Coffee is tomorrow from 7 to lunchish. Bring that project you never get to, have a cup, chat with folks. https://push.cx/code-and-coffee
@kyl I later ran a job at `-P 20` because I figured "well, it'll finish today and it's easier than thinking through all the corner cases in getting rate-limited" and it took <16 minutes: https://lobste.rs/s/utbyws/mitigating_content_marketing#c_m0qabd
I have missed a lot for holidays and work travel, but I'm at Code and Coffee tomorrow merging PRs, sipping tea, and griping about there being too few hours in the week tomorrow in Andersonville. Drop in! https://push.cx/code-and-coffee
These slides on software developer compensation is accurate: https://drive.google.com/file/d/19ne7ccUdOWewD4rFDQjjnQEJDgsmgFID/view As is this comment: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=21967243 Chicagoans: if you're OK with remote, this is significantly better than local.
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