The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel.
In keeping with yesterday's pinecone post, maybe I should start a pixelfed called "pretty stuff in sidewalk cracks."
must needs go that the devil drives
Anyone have experience setting up Nextcloud as a personal file/CalDAV/CardDAV server? Is a Raspberry Pi a good choice? Any good guides? Common gotchas?
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Why is a user's `$HOME` directory shortened to "~"? Because "~" and "Home" shared the same key on an ADM-3A keyboard. Also influencing vi/vim: H/J/K/L double as the arrows and the colon doesn't need SHIFT, making it more convenient.
1Password: "We do not, at this point, know whether it will be necessary or useful to place extra monitoring on people working for 1Password who may be subject to Australian laws … these are discussions we have been forced to have." https://blog.1password.com/does-australias-access-and-assistance-law-impact-1password/ #auspol
Public timeline for refactorcamp.org in Weechat via bitlbee-mastodon.
(Cleaned up my Bitlbee/Weechat tests there. Sorry for the noise.)
Though replying to yourself seems harder than it should be.
I haven't been able to figure out how to get arbitrary toot IDs from within Bitlbee/Weechat, but it's easy enough to boost/fav/reply to someone's last status
So, it turns out that there's a Bitlbee plugin that allows you to connect to Mastodon (no libpurple required): https://alexschroeder.ch/cgit/bitlbee-mastodon/about/
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The Archive Team is working to archive tumblr but needs lists of accounts threatened by deletion, people to run software, and donations to the Internet Archive https://www.archiveteam.org/index.php?title=Tumblr #tumblr #archiving
#1yrago Square dancing was a racist hoax funded by Henry Ford to get white people to stop dancing to black music https://boingboing.net/2017/12/08/dr-pappy-shaw.html
IT & security for a US nonprofit. Photographer. Armchair futurist. Reluctant anti-utopian.
Mastodon instance for attendees of Refactor Camp, and members of various online/offline groups that have grown out of it. Related local groups with varying levels of activity exist in the Bay Area, New York, Chicago, and Austin.
Kinda/sorta sponsored by the Ribbonfarm Blogamatic Universe.
If you already know a few people in this neck of the woods, try and pick a handle they'll recognize when you sign up. Please note that the registration confirmation email may end up in your spam folder, so check there. It should come from administrator Zach Faddis.