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This has to be my favorite @InspiroBot picture. Need to pin it in the profile.

Awhile back we had a discussion here about classical music in classic cartoons and I know it's :birdsite: but drop what you're doing and go play every video in this thread: twitter.com/NonsenseIsland/sta

hot take:

All GSoC projects should be research to create 0days for all the popular blockchains.

Maybe we can buy GPUs again that way and avoid the massive waste of electricity.

Internet comments: "There are no GTK users on MacOS"
Reality: Visual Studio for Mac.

Visual Studio alone probably makes macos the biggest platform GTK is used at..

Xiph is responsible for developing and hosting Ogg family of codec, Vorbis, Theora, Opus, etc among other things.

Consider donating if you can, if for nothing else, these Primer videos alone. Its a 501c3 for you Americans out there.

xiph.org/donate/

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My entertainment for this evening was rewatching the Xiph primers on digital media and I can't recommend them enough.

If you were ever remotely curious about anything releated to audio and/or video you *should* watch them. They are *amazing*.

xiph.org/video/vid1.shtml

and

xiph.org/video/vid2.shtml

Oh I want to setup fedora after a fresh install? Sure, let me curl that gist I made 3 months ago and run it!

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lifehack: instead of keeping random scripts *somewhere* in your computer, upload them in gists.

App developers are incentivized to keep their software working. When something breaks, the end user blames the app, not its 4th subdependency down the chain, which the end user doesn't even know exists. If the app developer goes to that subdependency and asks them to pretty please not make a backwards-incompatible change, it can spiral into semantic bickering over what actually constitutes a breaking change and what doesn't. At the end of the day, it's just easier for the app dev to bundle.

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Is there some wiki page where I can lookup kernel config args and figure out what they do?

You can still leave a comment that will notify everyone, why should you be able to reopen issues GITLAB??

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"How do I get this working?"

a. This ain't a support forum
b. Here's how
-> closes issue

But I did it and now I have sideffect C cause it did exactly what I asked for..
reporter reopnes issue?!...

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When someone opens an issue THEY SHOULDN'T BE ABLE TO REOPEN IT WHEN MAINTAINER CLOSE IT GITLAB.

Do you remember how a Python crypto package requiring was reported as a disaster filling landfills with abandoned computers, because Rust didn't support s360 and hppa platforms?

Here are Debian stats for these platforms:

popcon.debian.org

They've logged 8 users of each these platforms. Eight.

These platforms add up to one tenth of one percent of Debian users, by most generous interpretation of these stats.

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