@metalune no offense to Web devs everywhere but, imho, CSS is the single most "I can't believe that works at all" technology I can think of.

New Article:
"Minimalism? XMenu and DWM"

A ramble about the software philosophy, usage of and a neat tool named "XMenu", which deserves more recognition!


Follow the to keep up-to-date :)

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Doom WAD: Plutonia 2
(Shenanigans will ensue)

This is the ideal laptop pointing device. You may not like it, but this is what peak performance looks like:

Even if your not a programmer and even if your just remotely interested in Linux, I recommend Hands On System Programming with Linux by Kaiwan N Billimoria. It’s explanation of the Linux philosophy and how code is executed from application to kernel is the best I’ve read. 10/10 would recommend.

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First Stream on Twitch!
Playing wads and analysing level design.

Join the fun!

Something makes me think I wrote this column in this table in some documentation close to the end of a day; perhaps even close to the end of a week.


Hello, all! I know this is not a tech support forum.
But I've been trying to set up my own peertube instance on a VPS and can NOT get postgresql to authenticate...

sudo journalctl -feu peertube
[mydomain.com:443] error: Unable to connect to PostgreSQL database. {
"message": "password authentication failed for user \"peertube\""

All password settings are correct and nginx seems to be correct too.

❔ What term do you usually use to describe software as really free and open source?

P.S.: boost to see more reliable results 🤷

#Mozilla zeigt mit den Voreinstellungen im neuen Firefox für Android, wie sehr es die Privatsphäre seiner Nutzer schätzt. :firefox: :mastoface_with_rolling_eyes:

First real of this winter where I live.
Sitting in a comfy sweater, drinking tea and watching the snowflakes tumble :ac_confident:

SYSTEM76: Darter Pro Laptop with Tiger Lake

- 15,6"
- Full-HD-IPS-Display
- Core i5-1135G7 OR Core i7-1165G7
- Ubuntu 20.04 LTS OR Pop!_OS 20.10720.04 LTS
- 8 - 32 GB RAM (support up to 64 GB)
- 2x M.2-SSDs Slots / NVMe Model 500 - 2 TB
- 73 Watt/hour


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