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Factoring random numbers is becoming a bit boring lately, hours and hours of CPU time without a winning. Perhaps I should return to the hobby of finding prime numbers again, just like factoring, it makes a good electric heater...

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微星科技執行長江勝昌總部墜樓 送醫急救死亡 news.ebc.net.tw/news/society/2

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#BOFH excuse #256:

You need to install an RTFM interface.

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#FOSDEM 2020 中,#coreboot 的活跃开发者 Patrick Rudolph 介绍了固件逆向工具 AUTOREV. 它可以跟踪私有代码的 CPU I/O, MMIO, cpuid指令, MSR指令等系统配置行为,根据不同配置的系统得出不同的 trace,自动生成 C 代码。然而如果想完全用它逆向 FSP,可能需要尝试 2^588 这个数量级的多种配置。
fosdem.org/2020/schedule/event…
FOSDEM 2020 - Introducing AUTOREV
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文件名还有用英文单词保留字的事情我很久没听说过了。
review.coreboot.org/c/coreboot…
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When you really think about it, it's like we are living in a cyberpunk dystopia right now, but without the cool things like neon lights and synthwave

excuse:

The V8 engine in our Node.js needs an oil change and air filter replacement. @dofh_excuses

Making a /dev/random by putting a radioactive source next to a Geiger counter, it's still a somewhat popular project today...

But I just realized how old the idea is. It was already a popular technique in the age of analog computers. Screenshot from an analog computer book published in 1959.

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When in trouble, when in doubt
Curse AT&T and
Reboot... the... modem?

Sorry, folks. I'm not a lyricist. And I hate AT&T.

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Wow. I have received my first PGP encrypted spam.

Blockchain spam, no less.

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excuse:

Server refuses to accept handshakes due to COVID-19. @dofh_excuses

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在中国不能说出名字的人

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