@arghyadeep 5€ and I think I pay too much
@jens thankfully my code doesnt need to distinguish between graceful or not, does the same thing in both cases.
@spalger if its public the entire fediverse can see it in the Federated timeline, but theres too much noise there. the Local timeline here in fosstodon is way more calm so probably a lot of people (theres like 11k accounts?) will actually read it.
@spalger you can select the visibility before sending the message so it doesnt appear publicly
Distributed systems and massive orchestration is fun (and frustrating).
I just remembered the tool I wrote when I was working at Gameloft to avoid the pain managing AWS when doing stress tests.
A couple of simple C# programs that let me orchestrate hundreds of VMs semiautomatically and see realtime stats of every one of them in a nice GUI on my PC.
Those were fun times. And it was Aperture Science thematic!
I take back what I said, it was just me being dumb not knowing who to interpret the data.
@jrballesteros05 in theory the warehouse is here, so hopefully the courier just comes walking with it
Realtime networking, distributed systems and general tinkering.
I get paid for making videogames.
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