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The xhyve blog post. dan.langille.org/2018/10/02/ru

Those of you who are already using xhyve, please let me know where this needs to be corrected. I am not convinced I have correctly described the script parameters.

Cheers

Interview from earlier in the year with Jeremy Soller, founder of Redox OS, a microkernel operating system being built in Rust.

overcast.fm/+HZUeYexRs

We've never tried this before, but if you want to advertise on the free version of Twitterrific yourself, now you can: twitterrific.com/ios/ads

So this is cool. I emailed the GIMP team a few weeks ago about getting the latest version of GIMP in the #elementary #AppCenter and they said they didn't really have an interest in doing so. Then I was just sitting here and saw a new project! Akira! It looks pretty awesome!

github.com/Alecaddd/Akira

I will be watching this project!

#akiraux

Hark! A blog post!

Where I really fuck things up taking apart a HDMI sized computer.

adventurist.me/posts/00292

"Rust Collections Case Study: BTreeMap" — Fascinating post on the b-tree implementation in the Rust standard library with lots of great back story on binary search trees, cache friendly data structures, etc.
cglab.ca/~abeinges/blah/rust-b

Can’t remember the last time I used the TouchBar on my MBP. What a waste.

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I always find Low Tech Magazine thought-provoking. They've now built a totally solar-powered mini-bandwidth web site. Shooting for 90% uptime. See how they did it.

solar.lowtechmagazine.com/

Okay, this took a whole day but I mapped out all entities in the Mastodon API along with in which version a particular attribute was added:

docs.joinmastodon.org/api/enti

It's not a huge thing, but it puts a smile on my face. Piggybacking on the Apple News app, FMDB is now shipping in MacOS Mojave starting today, and has been shipping as part of iOS for a number of years. That's my software being used on a lot of devices.

What nobody tells you about documentation, divio.com/blog/documentation/.

According to the author, there are 4 kind of documentations: Tutorials, How-to Guides, Explanation, Reference. Each one serving a specific purpose.

Interesting read.

#documentation

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