Any sufficiently advanced technology is insufficiently documented

Mastodon 2.6 will introduce a new privacy setting, better suited for your most important toots.

@evelyn @kaasiand what’s your gender but it’s an unannotated field that only accepts british phone numbers on Market A exchanges

@neil Call me cynical but I suspect ‘profit’ is the key one… 🤔

signing up to a forum and under my avi on each post:
Gender: gb-nr:RT Network Rail

Show thread

there is some part of me that wants to make a site that has mandatory questions with totally meaningless options, what's your gender? here's a dropdown list of UK train operators, fuck you

oh my god web development

i love you but i hate you but i love you

In 2013, someone requested a guided/graphical installer for #NixOS for the first time. There have been at least 6 attempts so far that all failed. Now, 9 years later, we have finally merged an implementation based on the #Calamares framework. It will be part of the stable release at the end of this month and is already available in unstable.

If you can teach a shark on how to solder you can teach anyone!

@ahnlak @revk heh, yeah, I woke up one day to find my server pegged at 100% CPU, wifi slow, and the Unifi controller (fortunately at least running in a container!) printing Monopoly money for someone far afield 😅

@Snuggle generally somewhere around 11pm-midnight — sometimes a bit later if friends in the US are online and we spend a while talking, I have been known fall asleep in voice calls 🤭

if you were wondering what happens when (doesn't allow the letter E) meets (only allows the letter E):

occasional reminder that if you still want to follow your friends without having an account.

"nitter" is a program that parses twitter remotely, and it can turn user profiles into RSS feeds.

"Be careful this Halloween, hackers are distributing candy with embedded Linux systems inside!"
Show older

cybrespace: the social hub of the information superhighway jack in to the mastodon fediverse today and surf the dataflow through our cybrepunk, slightly glitchy web portal support us on patreon or liberapay!