Recurring offer reminder: I'll help / mentor / teach / tutor / troubleshoot with anyone who wants to learn git for basic version control, collaboration, managing personal projects, or for a day job. I'll work to connect people with mentors other than me if they prefer - no need to explain why.
Same for bash, command line tools, and so on.
I want using & contributing to FS/OSS to be easier for way more people.
Jeeeepers, ~14 minutes to run `mpc --wait update` when my music library is mounted via a Samba share (local network, cat5), ~10 seconds to run the same update to an mpd instance running on the machine that contains the drive being scanned.
Gives me a better idea of why the satellite database feature exists: https://mpd.readthedocs.io/en/latest/user.html#satellite-setup
Today (last Friday of July) is the System Administrator Appreciation Day. Don't forget your backups, and show your appreciation to your local #sysadmin :-) If you want to know more about DSA, the Debian System Administrator team, you can have a look at their webpage https://dsa.debian.org/ - Thanks DSA for taking care of the Debian infrastructure!
Axe murder Telltale Heart style is pretty unrelatable, but just sealing someone behind a wall and walking away is nice and low stress
when people ask "what advantage could there be to using IRC in this day and age?" ...
I just got annoyed with not finding out about build failures in CI for #fennel. I went to look to see if any chat integration was supported by my CI host, and they didn't have any. then I realized I could just write my own IRC notifier with a short script.
it's 13 lines and the only dependency is netcat, a 27kb program that you probably already have: https://p.hagelb.org/irc-announce.fnl.html
@th brings a jug to the flower shop across the street.
Them: What would you like in it?
Him: I don’t know, something tall?
Me: I LOVE IT
Siri, Alexa, and Hey Google are now all known collectively as "Horrible Regression Model Friends." I don't make the rules. #tw
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