I should've posted earlier - today's #CodeandCoffee will be at Rewired Cafe Edgewater, 1107 W Berwyn Ave. I have a stack of cards for free drinks and snacks. Starting 7 AM as usual. See you there!
"It's OK, deep breath, remember your training."
Towards Guix for DevOps https://www.gnu.org/software/guix/blog/2019/towards-guix-for-devops/
Great blogpost by @jakob ... and great hacking over the course of this summer, too!
How long is this going to last? It's been three hours and I just picked up an almond the size of an ottoman with my frankenstein hands. It's like the world is made out of Duplo blocks.
All of my fonts are huge. Do graphic designers feel like this all the time!?
In the GNU Image Manipulation Program, do you know how to bucket fill based on the color of a lower layer? Details: https://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/questions/126357/can-i-fill-based-on-the-color-of-a-lower-layer
Shout out to Joel Fagliano, whose mini crosswords have had great themes the last two weeks. Today's, with four of ten answers on-theme, was a gem: https://www.nytimes.com/crosswords/game/mini
Today at #CodeAndCoffee I mostly fought with Wordpress because a recent update destroyed the layout of my blog, got it mostly fixed. The new block editor is broken in some ungoogleable way and I suspect it'll be less work to migrate to Hakyll.
Today at the South Side #CodeAndCoffee I merged some PRs, failed to catch up on emali, and subscribed to TypeClasses.com. And my carbeurated motorcycle was pretty unhappy about the fog.
Nice article on the long-term costs of learning from experience: https://www.collaborativefund.com/blog/you-have-to-live-it-to-believe-it/
Anyone interested in a hosted copy of the Lobste.rs codebase/support contract? Maybe a disaffected subreddit or company wanting an internal community? Testing waters here, see readme for more: https://github.com/lobsters/lobsters/ (Boosts appreciated.)
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