Small font scale in menu on ? Install libreoffice-gtk3 fixes the issue.

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Happy "I love Free Software Day" everyone 💕

We would like to use this opportunity to let you know that K-9 Mail needs your help.


With or , or any other system, is the homeserver resposible for getting data from other instances in the or will a client (like ) query each instance by itself?

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To keep up with the current development pace, we have decided to keep releasing 2 major versions of per year :
* one for summer solstice
* the usual one for winter solstice.

Those 2 major releases will ship new features, while the dot releases (like 3.4.1, which will be frozen next week) will only ship bug fixes.

We still need a lot of translating help for Asian and Arabic languages, the dev team being EN/FR/DE/ES.

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In the last year Google has banned: the Element app, the LBRY app, and several Fediverse apps. If you get all of your apps from a single corporation, be it Google or Apple, you should make an effort to change that.

If you have an Android phone F-Droid is an alternative app repository, and it’s very easy to install! All of the previously mentioned apps have been available from F-Droid throughout being dropped from the Play Store.

If you have an iPhone, please consider other options for your next device. Apple does not respect you enough as a user to consider you possibly more capable of deciding what you should install on your phone than they are. That is absurd; please stop rewarding this behavior with your money.

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Don’t be Google

Google has lost touch with their roots. What they did today is the equivalent of banning a web browser because it could access unapproved sites.

Unfortunately, the only effective appeals process is raising a stir on social media.


Kann man einen mit booten, ohne eine ESP Partion? Also Kernel + initrd direkt in efi? Oder ist der Platz dafür zu klein...

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People constantly ask why I refuse to use Signal.

I have been meaning to do a detailed write-up for this, however in researching for it I discovered this post which covers several of my biggest issues well.

Jetzt pilgern alle zu oder .
Warum nicht gleich als dezentrale Plattform.. *seufz*

Neues Jahr, neue . Frisch gesät: Aji Ahuachapan, Sichuan 7 Stars und wieder Tasmanian Red. Gibts noch andere auf Mastodon? Was ist in euerem Saatkasten?

Mein homeserver wird immer träger und verliert alle paar Minuten die Verbindung. Gibts denn schon voll funktionsfähige Ersatz Daemons, vielleicht in Rust?

Is it good design to ship and start a REST/HTTP API server inside a Android/iOS app as background service and access it from the UI? I already have a good working API written in .
Instead writing lots of code for and (or for Kotlin) I think I would be faster if I can just reuse the existing http API.

I especially think about edge cases like maybe "Apple don't like running http services on your device, etc..."

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Es gab einen Frequenzeinbruch in der Stromversorgung in München, weiss man was näheres ?

Hab mir mal schnell einen Bot mit feed2toot aufgesetzt, der mir /r/rust sowie /r/kubernetes, /r/docker und /r/systemd ins Fediverse tootet.

The Alphabet Workers Union (Google) website ist hosted on AWS. 🤔

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Hrm. Gab's auf dem #rc3 nicht einen Talk zu Gaia-X (nicht notwendigerweise mit dem Stichwort im Titel)?

Finde gerade nichts mehr in der Richtung im Fahrplan oder auf

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