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Wanted: backup software that will magically determine whether it will be faster to re-download/re-compute whatever is in ~/.cache instead of backing it up and restoring it.

@n8 trying to figure out how to rhyme "malformed XML" -- it's hard to be a technical rapper.

openscore.cc is a project that wants to liberate sheet music from copyright and from paper! They invite and coordinate volunteers to transcribe public domain scans from imslp.org using musescore.org. Should be a great learning experience! 🎼

death in the family 

For some reason I can set the title and subtitle of a GtkHeaderBar, and I can get it with .get_title() and it's correct, but it doesn't actually show up?

New episode of the History of @gnome podcast: 2.1, "On Brand", available on the podcast app near you, and at: bassi.io/articles/2019/01/24/h

@federicomena I eventually had a chance to try this in g'mic. The first image is a true perspective done in GIMP, the second is the same view using Piranesi's perspective trick - the Piranesi version is much more legible

The GObject Introspection docs are so nice these days. I hadn't seen this table of annotations for function arguments and return types: gi.readthedocs.io/en/latest/an

This goes out to all my former teachers who told me: "you won't have a calculator with you all the time". funny how that went, huh?

I'm happy to announce that I am working a short term contract for Purism to work on adapting Fractal, a Matrix client for GNOME, to work on the Librem 5! Here's a blog post with details:

https://blogs.gnome.org/christopherdavis/2019/01/30/adaptive-fractal-contract/
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