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So, whoami

I am working for a large German hoster/telco and heading a security team there. A fine team of skilled dudes.

I got into Linux at school (mid 90ies) and immediately loved it. My first was 2.5 and I run that for a while. Over the years I experimented with and finally stuck at where I am also a committer.

Nowadays, my business systems have to run Linux while all my personal devices run . Our wireless support In Dfly sucks :/

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RMS, resignation, still an arse 

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Richard Stallman resigns as president of the Free Software Foundation

Our statement: fsfe.org/news/2019/news-201909

I activated DKIM and DMARC for my domain.

Now, I am leaning back and watch the world burn :D

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Now that's what I call support :) I spotted that the vmctl(8) man page is not in sync with the VMM FAQ and @kn immediately committed a fix for it.

marc.info/?l=openbsd-cvs&m=156

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The #IAA among the worlds most influencial Automobile Exhibition is currently taking place in #fankfurt, but under great disruption.

here some impressions:

Spend a very productive morning at the setting up an SSH CA on . Local tests with principals work as expected.

Let's deploy this to live next week :)

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Would you replace your existing internet provider with a community-based ISP, assuming that you'd (at the very least) keep the same speed? If so/not, why?

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Usually, I am way to lazy to set this up and just the unencrypted WiFi and fire up my VPN tunnel.

Benefit of being at a CCC event where no one offers unencrypted WiFi ... I configured wpa_supplicant with 802.1x on :)

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That last boost, from @lilithsaintcrow ?

Yeah. That whole thread.

I have more pirate readers than buying readers.

I use Patreon and sell book sponsorships because I *have* to.

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I'm having a birthday! 🎁

To celebrate, my first three books are Pay What You Want through the weekend. (That includes $0.00!)

If you like your #ScienceFiction mixed with lighthearted office drama, and some properly alien extraterrestrials, The Embassy series has you covered.

gumroad.com/readsteven

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Wired, 1993: Rebels with a Cause - Your Privacy. "On the cover were Eric Hughes, Tim May, John Gilmore, holding up an American flag, faces hidden behind white mask, their PGP fingerprints written on the foreheads. Gilmore even sporting an newly-founded EFF T-shirt. (from Thomas Rid, CS Monitor)"

Wired, 2019: YOU'RE IN PRIVATE MODE. To continue using a private window, sign in or subscribe. The title of the article being denied reads "It's Time to Switch to a Privacy Browser. Ad trackers are out of control".

All my stuff for is packed and ready to go tomorrow. You can reach me via DECT 2900

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ABI breakage in DragonFly master

There's commits being made in DragonFly that will break binary compatibility.  If you are running DragonFly-master, that means you will need to do a full buildworld/buildkernel when updating, and you will either have to rebuild packages or wait some days until a new set are built.

If you are running the 5.6 release, you are unaffected.

dragonflydigest.com/2019/09/11

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Hey Fediverse! What's your favorite #BSD? (I only have 4 options here so I picked the most popular ones :/) #FreeBSD #OpenBSD #NetBSD #DragonflyBSD #Unix

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