I thought it was a joke but no, there are really on the official #CIA Web site descriptions of experiments done with the "psychic" Uri Geller https://www.cia.gov/library/readingroom/document/cia-rdp96-00791r000100480003-3 #bendTheSpoon
Mastodon via Gopher. "This is really a pretty minimal wrapper over mastodon.py, providing just enough to make it feasible to read & post toots via a Gopher client.”
@cstrotm You’re a Forth person, aren’t you?
One of my new favorite utilities is sponge(1) and it'll also soak up pee(1) I'M NOT BEING RUDE: Miek wrote that last one!
ls | pee "wc -l" | sponge out
TIL that in GCC I can have a program goto a variable, and I think I would have preferred remaining innocent. :-) #gotoFail
Do you still do bookmarks? No, I didn't really think so https://jpmens.net/2019/03/22/shiori-for-bookmarking/ #shiori #pocket
In order to see a piece on Spiegel Online, I had to endure 30 seconds of people playing tennis. I can’t care less about any sport, and it turns out the video was an advert for Axa.
What exactly does Spiegel Online hope to win? Do they want me to start playing tennis, or should I immediately run out and change all my insurances? Neither is going to happen. Au contraire: those interruptions greatly annoy me
You want my money? Charge me. You are forcing me away from your platform and your content
Over four million Internet users have signed the petition against the #CopyrightDirective, and today, US sites including @Reddit and EU sites including Germany's @Wikipedia protested it even further, with blackouts and error messages. https://gizmodo.com/wikipedia-and-reddit-stage-eleventh-hour-protest-agains-1833464638
BIND 9.14.x on NetBSD
the new BIND 9.14.x release requires "libatomic" during compilation. "libatomic" is part of GCC and can be installed on NetBSD with
pkgin in gcc5-libs
the libraries will be installed in the path
I was able to compile BIND 9.14.0 on NetBSD 8.
If there is a better solution, please let me know.
"Each impacted system had three key elements:
- They all ran Microsoft Windows.
How Lockergoga took down Hydro — ransomware used in targeted attacks aimed at big business https://doublepulsar.com/how-lockergoga-took-down-hydro-ransomware-used-in-targeted-attacks-aimed-at-big-business-c666551f5880
Linux Load Averages: Solving the Mystery http://www.brendangregg.com/blog/2017-08-08/linux-load-averages.html
Honest officer, we really didn't know we were storing hundreds of millions of passwords in clear text!
Who needs NTP when you can install a compressed air network to drive both public and private clocks? The Paris Pneumatic Clock Network http://www.douglas-self.com/MUSEUM/COMMS/airclock/airclock.htm and the Paris Compressed-Air Power Network http://www.douglas-self.com/MUSEUM/POWER/airnetwork/airnetwork.htm
Small-scale fiddler, loves DNS, MQTT, plain text, and things which work, dreamed up OwnTracks. I (re-)toot in several languages. http://jpmens.net
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