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9. Diese Prüfung ist weitgehend abgeschlossen und ich beabsichtige, mein weiteres Vorgehen in Kürze öffentlich zu machen. Bis dahin bitte ich noch um etwas Geduld!

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I'm happy Intel has chosen to open source a whole bunch of firmware code, maybe this will re-gain them a bit of good will

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I have my issues with , but the rate at which they're innovating is impressive

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The German city of Bühl created "Palim! Palim!" as a platform on top of . The feedback they received is encouraging:

"Many citizens express their personal thanks to us and we have stopped counting how many municipalities have approached us with great interest. I believe that Free Software is currently experiencing an incredible boost and that the sensitivity for data sovereignty is growing rapidly."

fsfe.org/news/2020/news-202006

@fsfe

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Disregarding what it's actually about, the 's hardware concept is absolutely delightful.
It's rugged and has an e-ink display, so they just put the shipping info on the screen and throw it in the mail without any packaging.

: Terrible? Awesome?
I'm tempted to see the controversy similar to those around systemd and pulseaudio, both of which appear to me to be generally good.

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@alatiera I don't hate the project, it's actually (and have been for more than I remember) my desktop.

But I prefer not being silent on this.

Blaming the US government is an option. Dreaming of FLOSS projects reconsidering where they're registered is another option. Dreaming of FLOSS projects using branches/subsidiaries/whatever outside the US to circumvent the US gov banning some individuals, is another option. And so on...

More or less in the same vein lists.debian.org/debian-legal/

It actually shocked me a bit. Newer GNOME apps (indicator: header bar) are fine on Wayland, but everything Qt (yes, all KDE stuff too) is stuck on XWayland because it ignores the relevant environment variable.

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To find out whether an application is running under native or XWayland, open up xeyes and look where it follows you. When the eyes move you're over an window.

Source: github.com/swaywm/sway/wiki#is

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Here is a template in PDF format of the Mastodon Paper-Toy.
You will need scissors, glue and a cutter. It may take a bit of patience as well ^^

poudingue.imfast.io/Paper-Toy/

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hey. you. 

take care of yourself too

Ich frage mich, wie Rezos pressekritisches Video in der Presse abschneiden wird.

Honey, it's time for your visual studio installer update

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Als vermutlich erstes Ticketsystem am Markt ist pretix seit heute in der Lage, Sitzplätze auf Basis eines Mindestabstandes automatisch zu blocken und gleichzeitig den Saal trotzdem maximal auszulasten.
Liebe Corona-Richtlinien, wir sind bereit!
pretix.eu/about/de/blog/202005

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It is now punishing me for these toots by not caching compilations anymore and saying I can't restart debugging because of an error when I haven't changed anything.

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Calendar weeks are nice. They make intuitive planning and estimations realy easy.
Great that out of all possible things *that* is where electronic calendar support is bad.

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