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I wrote my first #emacs package and it’s on MELPA! Feeling pretty pleased. It’s a UI for system daemons, so you can manage them without having to type out “sudo systemctl blah”. Supports systemd and SysV:
Unsurprisingly, Emacs is an incredible environment for writing Emacs extensions. Getting things to work exactly the way I wanted took surprisingly little code. Still figuring out how to effectively test it though.
More details about the software engineer job with Indiana University in Prof. Ryan Newton's email to haskell-cafe mailing list:
My good deed of the day: fixing chapter 5 of #paip (a book on #ai using #commonlisp, recently made available under MIT license). The input was basically OCR stuff from a PDF and the output was GitHub flavored Markdown. 3h for 24 pages. I don't think I will be doing any other chapters, though. I'm hoping lots of people will volunteer after reading this message. Original repository here: https://github.com/norvig/paip-lisp
Through an impressive feat of syntactomancy, all guns in America have been replaced by buns. The National Rabbit Association issued a statement in support of strong protections for bun owners, saying "all buns have a right to affordable veterinary care."
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I've been downloading the Debian CD image that contains nonfree firmware for the past hour or so from home, because my ISP is glorious.
I could download the same image in 6 seconds flat at work. 😳
Try searching "figlet duckduckgo" with DuckDuckGo
OMG OMG OMG 😄
I rarely do this, but one of my very good friends is facing high vet bills to save her cat, who has a genetic heart condition. My friend is a college student barely making ends meet. If you could spare anything to help Xena and her human, it would be much appreciated <3
(Total is $1200).
hey does anyone have opinions on an API for a DNS service?
(pls don’t explain DNS to me?)
I have been very outdoorsy today
I must go lie down now
And here be some very unseasonal strange-looking fruit
Here be some cattails
Here be a cheerful snowperson