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Look GitLab, when I say "remember me", I don't mean "log me out after two weeks", I mean this is my fucking computer just let me stay logged in for god's sake

@Gargron they're trying to stop you from committing software crimes you insufferable hack

@Gargron I'm sorry actually that was too rude. Pretend I called you a dweeb instead.

@Gargron Look Mastodon, when I say "search", I don't mean "just show me my own posts", I mean this is my fucking computer just let me search stuff for god's sake
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He's been pressured by the anti abuse concern trolls to remove features such as trending tags, too.
@foxhkron @Gargron

@Gargron Look Internet, when I send "Do Not Track", I don't mean "Collect my data by other means", I mean this is my fucking data just let me stay private for god's sake

@Gargron You joking? I despise those options. Maybe I am paranoid but what if someone from some white power group stole your laptop and messed with your code and your reputation? 3.2 seconds to enter a password each time is worth it.

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@Gargron GitLab engineers in the mean time think you access GitLab "by IP on port 80" through nginx and HSTS. No joke. That was a real thing. ⚰️

@xj9 @Gargron pleroma is guilty (or at least used to be) of this too

@gargron
Next up: Github opening a small window on the site, where a cloaked figure whispers: "The significant owl hoots at night." Just above a password entry.

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