RMS stuff medium article
TIL that in a bash for loop
for x; do
is equivalent to
for x in $@; do
Loving this interview with Aldous Harding. She is very thoughtful...
The “gig economy” is working exactly as it’s supposed to
If more people substituted the word "clown" for "cloud" they might exercise the appropriate caution.
"storing data in the clown"
"the clown is just a computer"
"clown as a service"
"the clown marketplace"
"premium clown provider"
"Verizon Clown" https://twitter.com/PragmaticAndy/status/1168916144121634818
TIL that Vincent Ward had written a script for Alien 3!?
I agree. I read Ward's script during the WGA credit process for the Fincher film (stack of scripts was close to a foot tall) and immediately knew I would rather have seen it than seen mine. https://twitter.com/Richard_Kadrey/status/1167207592898125824
This is an *amazing* resource. It covers tribal land claims, language groups, and treaty borders; and it’s not just North American - it covers Middle and South America, Australia and New Zealand, too! https://twitter.com/blprnt/status/1164908186547212288
Order of operations really does matter ...
Petition to NZQA stop wrapping every exam paper in plastic
Daughter's exam procrastination involved tidying her #linux home folder. Including getting rid of those annoying .config and .local directories! Luckily used gui send-to-trash option rather than rm -rf ;)
However, Trash is a directory below .local, so inception situation ensued.
I got involved at "my backup app has no configuration, can you help?"
Fixed now LOL
Great morning read from @email@example.com on @WIRED@twitter.com:
Now seems like as good of a time as any to ask that anyone who has thought open source owes anyone anything to please read https://snarky.ca/setting-expectations-for-open-source-participation/ or watch the talk it was inspired by to understand why that's the wrong view to hold and how it's detrimental to OSS
Te Reo Māori has been added as translation target for openstreetmap's online editor (https://www.openstreetmap.org/edit)
Translation input via Transifex
I know a few words of te reo, definitely need help from anyone with the language skills - please jump in!
Reaction to controversial figures vs small children
O.o This is cool stuff!
Me, half an hour ago, unenlightened: I wonder if @firstname.lastname@example.org is any good?
Me, now: This, my friends... this is High Art: