Because the Fediverse uses chronological timelines, and because it has a worldwide audience, it is totally fine to boost your own post later so it can reach people in different time zones.
There's no algorithm deciding what people see in their main Fediverse timeline, so they just see whatever happens to be there when they are online.
Why did nobody tell me about Consent-O-Matic? It's a browser extension that automatically clicks on GDPR consent dialogs to indicate that you do not consent to your data being shared. Available for all major browsers.
Let me rectify...using `xsel` makes EasyEffects crash.
Improving Linux Packaging: rinstall
Modern CLI Applications: Part 1
Replacing OpenSSL, Part 1: wolfSSL
Portfolio is a new minimal, mobile-first file manager for GNOME by @tchx84.
To all Pepper&Carrot readers, supporters and also to all the Free/Libre and Open Source community, here an illustration I just finished to wish you a wonderful time in this end of year. Happy Holidays!
I'm a professional programmer.
I have never read Design Patterns and couldn't tell you the difference between a Singleton, a Factory, or a Roundabout.
I think UML is a great way to make pretty diagrams that don't mean shit and that any code created from a UML to class generator is going to be overly complex.
I think people who make flowcharts value form over function.
I believe that documentation is way more important than any of these.
Perhaps there is no perfect way to convey how absurdly obscene it is that a single person can "have" over a hundred billion dollars.
But "You Are Jeff Bezos" is damn close:
Also, perhaps there is no perfect way to satirize #DonaldTrump.
My little parody of the aforementioned game is definitely not even close:
Decrypting OpenSSH sessions for fun and profit
We need less powerful languages
(submitted by bshanks)
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