It hasn’t rained for like 2 months. I decide to climb a big hill? Of course, have some rain.

Though that last note - and this one - were sent from the thing so it's working 'adequately'. At the moment.

In to the "Every time I fix an issue, something else breaks" stage of setting up a Linux phone :-D

More writing OSes to phones’ internal storage. More crossing fingers and hoping I’m not creating expensive bricks.

It's "flash a new OS on a phone" time. Wish me luck...

An app called ‘Photomyne’ in no way sounds like it’s totally going to sell all your personal data 😂

I’m actually feeling angry at how bad Plasma/Manjaro is and that I have to flash a device after maybe 5 minutes of use. And by use I mean entering my name, connecting to wifi and looking at the settings menu.

I feel bad calling Plasma awful now in case someone who worked on it sees I said that.
Words have consequences, kids.

I suppose the solution is roll up my sleeves and find a way to help the project…

I’ve used either Maemo or Sailfish for half of the last decade so I’m used to a lack of polish in my OSes but Plasma Mobile on Manjaro is stand-out awful so far..

@dajbelshaw Me! I’ve had my Jolla since 2013, I switched to an iPhone a couple of years ago but now it’s a spyPhone it’s being flogged so I’m back on the Jolla.
It is an excellent OS - once you’re used to the swipe actions it’s natural to speedily navigate everything with a single digit, though it’s let down by the lack of native apps meaning requiring Android support. I am still considering whether to get a Sony Experia XA II as my new device as the Jolla with Sailfish 3 is too old nowadays.

So close to choosing an eReader and then Pine Note gets announced and I have to think again…

Pfizer vaccine side-effects update: craving broccoli. This has never happened in my life.

Do people build libraries to interact with APIs because they're scared of cURL?

@david Nothing wrong with PHP. Don’t let the snobs tell you otherwise 😁

Apparently Zoom straight up lied about conferences being E2E encrypted, and didn’t tell anyone that they were passing personally identifiable data to Facebook & Google for years.

They have just had their ass handed to them by the FTC, and members of a class action lawsuit will be receiving compensation. Also… maybe don’t use Zoom unless your employer makes you. 😬

I’m sure I’d reached a “it works just enough” moment and then moved on…

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Hmm. Posts that are replies to instances other than don’t thread properly. Because this is hacked together by someone who doesn’t really know what he’s doing.

@aral I don’t like .it in domain hacks, ‘it’ alone is too strong as a verb in English and it’s hard not to read ‘Nodek it’ (which sounds like a successor to the fax!). So I voted for opt.2 😁

There’s a burger on tv. 2kg. 4x the size of the biggest one I’ve ever managed.
“I can do that” I say aloud.

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