Since I use this mostly to talk to BSD people, I'll be moving to @worr

Since I use this mostly to talk to BSD people, I'll be moving to @worr

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#bsd #openbsd #freebsd #netbsd #hardenedbsd #bsdnow

v close to porting servo's ipc-channel lib to . This will make it super easy to write privsep rust programs on OpenBSD

Make the last song you listen to before the year ends Darude - Sandstorm

LB: Read the wikipedia article. It gets v sad before getting triumphant

I'm so fortunate to have a trans role model who is one of the actual giants of my field:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lynn_Con

Friendly reminder. Full disk encryption on a server you have no physical access to grants you no security, same for your laptop if you carry it around in sleep mode. FDE protects your data at rest as from a cold boot you need to provide the passphrase. If your box is running the secret is present in memory and can be grabbed by a dedicated attacker.

For the same reason, when approaching border control, TURN OFF your phone, just locking the screen is often not enough.

TIL: The successor to VDSL2 is VDSL2: Vplus

This sounds ridiculous

Good lord, this project of adding an easily testable client to my rust lib has gone off the rails

Uber is apparently tracking GPS coordinate information in the most recent Uber app on iOS 11.2.1, even with Location Services turned OFF.

medium.com/bread-and-circuses/

weed, reparations 

Hi Fediverse, you have to check out this game. It's the most innovative shooter I've played in years.

store.steampowered.com/app/322

Anyone try on the Thinkpad 25 yet? I've heard good things from some friends and am thinking about picking one up.

Need ideas for a new years resolution? Feel free to pick one.

1. Start using a password manager (keepassxc)

2. Start using 2 factor authentication

3. Try out a on your laptop/desktop/server ()

4. Contribute to a software project you like (ie. port a game to , donate $$, help with the docs)

5. Self host your email

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