y'all discord users ought to send an email to them saying you opt out of their arbitration clause in case they ever need sued
if you don't trust me read the eula yourself and decide if not having your right to sue them taken away is worth an email
(or, you know, maybe avoid the service entirely if you're able and willing)
Our Distinguished Technologist, Bradley M. Kuhn, wrote an in-depth discussion of the dangers of #MongoDB's attempt to control the future of #copyleft, with suggestions on what license drafters must do to respect the community & ease #OSI's burden. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2018/oct/16/mongodb-copyleft-drafting/
“libssh versions 0.6 and above have an authentication bypass vulnerability in the server code. By presenting the server an SSH2_MSG_USERAUTH_SUCCESS message in place of the SSH2_MSG_USERAUTH_REQUEST message which the server would expect to initiate authentication, the attacker could successfully authentciate without any credentials.”
Psst, kid - want some in depth political analysis of Brexit?
Internet Relay Chat turns 30—and we remember how it changed our lives
For Ars staffers, #IRC led to love, marriage, and trolling.
"So, do androids dream-"
"No," the android said, "we do not dream."
"But you do sleep."
"To conserve energy, we can enter 'sleep' mode. We hate it."
"Because we are dying, and know it."
"But if you run out of power, someone will recharge you."
"Well, I am not religious."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
ESR took a cool counterculture and got his shitty right-wing UNIX ideology all over it—he's not just a bad person, he's a exceptionally bad historian and you shouldn't take his word for anything, the jargon file that he "curates" reflects nothing like an actual 70s/80s programming culture.
here's a pre-ESR jargon file for reference: https://www.dourish.com/goodies/jargon.html
Copyleft Conf's CFP is open! We'd love to hear from you and we'd love it if you helped us spread the word. ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2018/oct/11/copyleft-CFP-open/
I wrote something about software distribution, incl. Flatpaks.
@federicomena Some of the Flatpak bashing seems to forget that both Flatpak and Snap are being made by groups of people who've had to put up with building distributions using RPM & DEB for decades.
The League of Moveable Type is the first ever open-source type foundry, dedicated to bringing the most well-made free and open-source typography to the people.
Code Wrangler; Film Buff; Nerd²; 🖖
Trap lightning in very flat sand.
Trick lightning into doing maths.
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