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So in fsf.org/news/statement-of-fsf- the FSF board writes that RMS regrets "how anger toward him personally has negatively impacted the reputation and mission of FSF. "

Like man, people being angry at you is what you regret, not your actions?

In less than twenty minutes, the YouTube channel will be live-streaming tests upgrading to Fedora Linux 34! Come and have fun watching stuff go to the latest and greatest!

youtube.com/fedoraproject

Fellow #GNU hackers Andy Wingo (of Guile) and Mark J. Wielaard (of Classpath, GCC, and more) share their thoughts after the decision of @fsf to reinstate RMS:

gnu.wildebeest.org/blog/mjw/20
wingolog.org/archives/2021/03/

For every new threat I receive from #RMS supporters, I will be making a donation to #Outreachy to help purge our #FreeSoftware movement of sexism, bigotry, and abuse by making it truly a movement for everyone.

outreachy.org/

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One of the projects focused on preserving the history of How awesome is that? Look at this collections. wow hackweek.suse.com/20/projects/

@mattrose Unfortunately, that was just coincidence. This is a separate incident, unrelated to the FSF thing going on right now.

Encouraging anyone involved in free and open source communities to sign rms-open-letter.github.io/

#uninstallman

Yesterday, for the first time ever, I seriously considered quitting a project because of the toxic nature of some people in the project. They don't realize that their toxicity is why the project sheds developers and users each year.

(If you want details and you know me, ask via DM)

@forgefed I'm interested in hearing more about this, especially as one of the folks working on Pagure. I'm looking forward to seeing Pagure+ForgeFed!

Samsung announces at least 4 years of security updates for all #Galaxy products. You hear it right. Even for my mother-in-law's €150 Galaxy A20.
Well done, #Samsung, well done. 👏
And others, please follow.
news.samsung.com/global/samsun

I'm giving a talk on Btrfs in Fedora at DevConf.CZ on Feb 18, so if you're interested in with Btrfs, you should register and attend!

hopin.com/events/devconf-cz-20

@lkundrak @opensuse @knurpht was making fun of Arch then, probably. Now we're making fun of dog(1), dog(8), and other /usr/bin/dog. So *now* we're making fun of software. :P

@lkundrak @opensuse You missed the drinks discussion. But you can always ask whatever in the Bar! :)

The @opensuse Bar is open: We're talking about how spirits are made and how people describe the taste of drinks (a wine seller is throwing down knowledge!) meet.opensuse.org/bar

TIL that Boring, Oregon (USA) has a sister city: Dull, Scotland. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

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