Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

Hello, world!
Making a new account here since my last mastodon instance kind of died.

Minor programming language nerd, in particular and these days.

Also interested in , and .

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

I've written a lot of lately: sr.ht/~mort/coffeepaste/

It's really good. It feels like a language with all the best ideas of modern C++, but where the language features were designed instead of discovered. Writing Rust feels a lot like writing best-practice C++, in a language designed from the ground up to look like best-practice C++.

I sincerely hope they'll make it an international standard eventually though, once it slows down and is ready to ossify a bit.

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

broke: blocking content when an adblocker is detected

woke: rewarding people that use adblockers to fight back against the capitalist hellscape with extra, exclusive content

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

Wanted: Open Source audio player particularly suited for mp3 podcasts on Android.

Any good experiences?

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

bisect-rustc v0.5.0

Bisection tool for rustc compiler nightlies and CI artifacts

New release with updated ICE regression definition, bug fixes, ANSI color, and a new/improved report format.

Thanks to Santiago Pastorino and Alex Macleod for their contributions to this release!

github.com/rust-lang/cargo-bis

Jukebox, a neural net that generates music, including rudimentary singing, as raw audio in a variety of genres and artist styles

openai.com/blog/jukebox/

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

We released new documentation for the fonttools project on Read the Docs this week:

fonttools.readthedocs.io

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

What everyone always wanted but was to lazy to compile: a feature comparison between various video conferencing platforms

freedom.press/training/blog/vi

n8willis/opentype-shaping-documents

Documentation of OpenType shaping behavior

github.com/n8willis/opentype-s

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

With recent news, maybe isn't that bad of an idea after all :thinking_rms:

Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted
Chris :python: :opensuse: boosted

Find out how you can leverage command history into more efficient system administration. Maybe 'history' could be one of the more underrated commands.🤔

Parsing history in Linux |
redhat.com/sysadmin/parsing-ba

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