#Meltdown and #Spectre: #Intel tells customers and companies to stop installing the patches it released, citing security flaws in its fix for security flaws https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyber-intel/intel-asks-customers-to-halt-patching-for-chip-bug-citing-flaw-idUSKBN1FB2M9
And here's a Heisenbug I discovered almost 2 years ago in logrotate: https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=818793
Still unfixed, methinks.
does anybody want to take a free UX online class with me? we can focus on a free software project maybe for the course project? check it out https://www.plusacumen.org/courses/introduction-human-centered-design
How to make programmers' lives miserable, ep. 9345: implement something that *looks* like POSIX regex, but is *not* POSIX regex:
Well fsck you too, #Lua.
2005 US: ha ha we have an Open Internet, unlike China and Australia
2018 US: here's my VPN for region-locked youtube, here's my VPN for sci-hub...
“I never signed up for this! Privacy implications of email tracking”
ActivityPub was basically 3 years of my life, and there were points were I wasn't sure if the time and energy I was spending on it was worth it. I'm sure it was today. Thank you everyone who participated in the standards process, have implemented... or are going to implement! You made it all worth it!
Nextcloud and GÉANT team up to deliver secure file sync and share solution for education and research @geantnews #education #EFSS https://nextcloud.com/blog/nextcloud-and-geant-team-up-to-deliver-secure-file-sync-and-share-solution-for-education-and-research/ … #nextcloud
The Discordian law of fives applies to software bugs, big time.
The more I look, the more I find.
decaying social media signage