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@architect yes, but could you solve UX? discovery? advertising?

TIL about the debian-security-support package: packages.debian.org/sid/debian

Great thing to have installed, but it's distressing to find out that it's not installed by default.

Welcome to : The proactively Canadian Unix-like operating system.

«The levitating businessman emoji was based on a Webdings character, which was based on the logo for a '70s ska punk record company mascot which was based on a photo of [Peter] Tosh.»

newsweek.com/2016/05/06/secret

@xor pagination is where bikesheds are built

@swizzard @er1n i'd also some tools are better suited for some jobs, and quality of tools will be considered, but familiarity is by far the biggest factor for productivity.

that, and if we talk about tools, we'll never agree on what colour to paint the bikeshed

@swizzard @er1n what if it turns out the right tool for the job is the one you're most comfortable with?

A TERRIBLE UGLY hack I wrote back in January, TURN BACK Show more

A TERRIBLE UGLY hack I wrote back in January, TURN BACK Show more

i'm very tempted to have two VS instances open and suffer the penalties

There is an MPEG standard that apparently provides turing-complete MPEG-4 audio. No implementations are known, but isn't this surprising by itself?

Got a Let's Encrypt email warning that the certificate for my mastodon server is about to expire in 20 days.

Turns out that acmetool failed to do the update in batch mode because I'm supposed to interactively confirm a Let's Encrypt TOS update first.

Excellent. So much for automated systems.

aliens disguise themselves as a lens flare

@angristan hey, someone else who wrote a music player!