In high school they never tell you how much book keeping you do when you own a small business...

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The joke in this image is both obvious and old, but I still laughed audibly when I unexpectedly came across a presentation slide that described a compiler with the following:

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Biggest Russian Nesting Doll set made by Youlia Bereznitskaia. largest is 5 feet tall and the smallest is 1/10 inch.

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What the what? 😲

eprint.iacr.org/2021/232

"This destroyes the RSA cryptosystem."

Oh. OK. Carry on, my dear friend, carry on.

(Anybody with crypto experience on Mastodon to evaluate this? Feel free to boost).

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@frostygoth It all depends on what you're looking for. Is UI/UX important to you? Do you want to read it in the terminal, on the desktop, or on a website? Are you self-hosting? They're all "good", in some way.

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Hi guys. So I am trying to make a list of all the video editors available for Linux. If you can think of any more, please let me know.

Which video editor do you use on Linux?

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If, like me, you learned to solder at the Radio Shack School of Scarred Knuckles, please save yourself twenty years of fucking around and watch this set of training videos from the 80's:
youtube.com/watch?v=vIT4ra6Mo0

Follow up with the rework/repair series:
youtube.com/watch?v=HKX-GBe_lU

You can breeze through them in an hour or so and save yourself so, so much time in the long run.

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Things I want connected to the internet: Web browsers.

Things I don't want connected to the internet: Everything else.

Things I want to contain web browsers: Laptop, desktop, phone.

Things I don't want to contain web browsers: Everything else.

I’ve got a riddle for you. What’s the best way to move 1PB if data from one state to another over a 1gbps MPLS link? I was thinking ZFS send with compression and deduplication, but really I just need anything that reduce the bits on wire as much as possible. Any ideas?

Wrote my first powershell GUI from scratch this morning for work. Used windows forms which were so close to GTK there was almost no learning curve for me. Tell all your windows friends if they’re comfortable with python bindings to GTK they can build powershell guis with no problem.

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Feeling cute. Think I might compile some wireless drivers.

HELLO WORLD!

Good lord, went on an adventure upgrading my kernel to head and removing all my packages and using purely ports. Had a hell of a time getting the nvidia 390 driver working on my laptop and just flipped back to 340. is awesome made this adventure sane.

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In times of universal deceit, telling the truth, becomes a revolutionary act. And when the truth actually bothers people, you know you are doing the right thing, even if nobody does it.

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