Experiments in a docker container suggest that installing Nix on top of Debian is straightforward enough that I might just punt on non-Nix installation instructions for Epsilon for now.
It does probably use about a zillion GB of extra disk, that is true. I don't think this is a decision I will avoid having to reconsider.
@simon_brooke our local authority is consulting on introducing some "modal filters" and traffic calming to decrease through traffic on residential roads. Depressingly large number of "anti-" people suggesting that restricting motor traffic is against the interest of old people, kids, "the disabled". https://markhousearea.commonplace.is/schemes/proposals/timed-closures-series-1/details
@fuji @tom_dalling in terms of api, makes no difference I think - my current side project is clj on the server but it could as easily be rails or sinatra or anything, it's all just json. in terms of workflow/build tooling, having bundler and the cljs build system in the same project might be interesting
Perhaps I should just admit I'm old and embrace the perspective I get from having seen stuff before - https://notmuchmail.org/pipermail/notmuch/2018/026947.html vs https://ww.telent.net/2003/1/14/_updated_for_elisp_syntax_error_13_01_52_gmt
https://github.com/telent/epsilon/blob/master/README.md If you are using #Notmuch and #Nix, and you know how to #Clojure, and you have really good backups of your mail server and its data[*], you might like to look at the work-in-progress Epsilon, which aspires to be a mobile-friendly web interface to notmuch .
[*} I realise this may be quite a small group of people
although I do rather like the "behind the lyrics" thing, which is oddly reminiscent of watching the Chart Show (Amiga/Video Toaster FTW)
I gave in and signed up for spotify premium, mostly so I could stream to the radio in the kitchen. Android client UX is lacking, though, and frequently seems to lose sync with what the hardware (spotify connect) is playing.
Might just have to figure out how to talk to its DLNA and then go back to playing music I own
@liw expect you've seen this already, but (just in case/for the crowd) https://twitter.com/garybernhardt/status/1009844030656561153?lang=en - case study in how to criticise patches without being a jerk
Stop saying RSS is dead people. I'm literally using it to read your shitty article about how it's dead
Upgrading my webmail ... from my phone
Linux (!) just joined Apple, Microsoft, and Google in adopting the code of conduct I created, Contributor Covenant.
@hntooter @turion I used to say that RSS stood neither for "Really Simple Syndication" nor "Rich Site Summary" but for "Really Seven Standards". As an independent blogger, fragmentation certainly didn't help (nor did woolly and imprecise specs) but I think GooTwitFace would have killed RSS just as effectively even had there only been one of it.
epsilon with http error checking. maybe not the prettiest but more informative when my ssh tunnel times out than sitting there silently
Clojure, NixOS, Linux, Ruby, cycling, occasional inline skating. Gen X (remember them?) but aligns with snowflakes. A.k.a @telent_net in the bird place
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