@iliana Nevermind, it snags the issues but not the repo itself.

@iliana I found github.com/josegonzalez/python and it seems to be working for me. I can send you the results if you'd like, or you can run it yourself, or I can upload the tarball to one of my sites.

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Turning this little proof-of-concept into installable piece of software was surprisingly tricky.

I blame vagrant, although tbh it was only half the struggle.

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the matrix came out almost 20 years ago

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Lets take a moment to talk about the many faces of Activity Pub (this network) Show more

I just took an unknown satire site to be literal and I don't know what truth is anymore.

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upstream: shit works
users: shit’s broke
admin: lemme try
~slaps roof~
seems fin—
~front falls off~
users: see?
~admin & upstream stare at each other~
~pointing at each other~ it’s their fault
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@lynnesbian The sad part is that afaict, they're one of the more competent ones with protecting user data.

Hey, tech people, opinions about metrics stores? Experiences? Stories?

Prometheus? InfluxDB? OpenTSDB? Graphite? Anything else?

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open for self-care domme Show more

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It also helps to understand what floating point errors are and why they happen.

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Fabien Sanglard's explanation of how floating points work in the CPU is one of the easiest to understand explanations I've seen to date.

If you're struggling to understand how it works, take a look at this excerpt from his book about the Wolfenstein 3D game engine: fabiensanglard.net/floating_po

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meta, twitter/tumblr influx Show more

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the reason you need to CW your nudes and porn isn't because someone might be at work. it's because someone might not want to see nudes or porn.

this message has been brought to you by the association of people in favor of content warnings that actually say what the content is.

I wouldn't mind pulling out the MessagePack over SSH stuff (or some of the other generic components), but I currently have an AsycnIO client and Tornado server (for reasons) and I don't feel like implementing sides I'm not going to use just for completeness.

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