/me puts Admin Hat on.
The bsd.network instance has a new Code Of Conduct, viewable at https://bsd.network/terms or via the "Terms and Conditions" link that is sprinkled around a few places.
The TL;DR is "be cool unto others". However, since society at large has demonstrated they can't be cool, we had to write out a bunch of things.
I'm bringing down the bsd.instance now to do some upgrades and shuffle disks around. See you on the other side!
Good morning party people.
The server that the bsd.network instance is on, will be moving datacenters today. Expect some downtime this evening (European time), or morning/early afternoon (California).
We've mostly recovered from the bsd.network outage.
Looks like the last few actions before the server stopped responding were lost , but nothing else was.
The firehose is currently loading the Fediverse that happened. Toots and actions may arrive out of order.
Your normal Tooting schedule will resume at the toot.
I just committed this to #OpenBSD -current:
Back in the history of time, IPv4 had classes of addresses. This was widely acknowledged as a failure. At the same time IPv4 classes were declared a
failure, #IPv6 decided to add
them back because using a mac address for IP address configuration was easy.
Now that we have RFC7217 support we can remove this artificial limitation: allow non-/64 prefixes to be configured by SLAAC.
Taking down bsd.network in ~10 minutes, to try to fix things. Hope the downtime isn't too bothersome.
OK, I'm moving off mastodon.social to make room for more folks.
Follow me to @mwlucas!
This one fixes arm64: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-cvs&m=151562684426478&w=2
If you are interested in the MELTDOWN/SPECTRE stuff the talk at Real World Crypto is being streamed live at 11:45 CET (GMT+1).
Hey BSD folk. Looks like our good friend Peter Hansteen (@pitrh) is in the market. Now's a great time to hire a great guy, pf expert, mail guru and real Unix systems admin. https://twitter.com/akpoff/status/951215465879261186
Welp, just saw the headline "10 Video Games That Mock You For Playing On Easy Mode".
Shouldn't that be worded "10 Devs That Don't Deserve a Penny Of Your Money"?
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