Resolution for today: attempt to be less despairing and cynical about the future

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buuuuut just picturing the Linux Police busting into someone's house, circa 2038

STEP AWAY FROM THE 32-BIT DEBIAN SERVER AND THE VINTAGE SINCLAIR ZX81

YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CREATE A GOOGLE PLAY ACCOUNT

IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A GOOGLE PLAY ACCOUNT ONE WILL BE PROVIDED FOR YOU

ANYTHING YOU SAY WILL BE LIVESTREAMED ON AMAZON MEGAPRIME

YOU WILL BE GRANTED PAROLE IF 1,000 FRIENDS SUBSCRIBE, LIKE AND SHARE

Now tell us how to fix the Unix datestamp rollover, quickly, before the nuclear plants melt

@natecull I'm still running a Sinclair ZX-80 you insensitive clod.

@natecull One of the machines that I lusted after as a kid. Finally managed to snag part of one (still looking for that gorgeous top).

@natecull I still have a soft-spot in my heart for Sinclair machines. They may not have been the best performing (or even the best made) but their heart was in the right spot.

And they allow the ROMs to be made freely available (Nine Tiles even GPLed their stuff).

I did a whole presentation about it for Penguicon.

@natecull Fun fact: In 2038, I'll be retired for about a year(and I'll have so much fun watching outdated things no one's ever bothered updating go up in flames)...

Ok, provided there still is a civilization and society still provides something like retirement.

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