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@warpgate9 @danyspin97 Wendell knows his shit. He seriously dumbs it down for the likes of me watching.

Linus is just terrible.

I haven’t watched yet, will later.

@mike yeah by the time you flesh it out with the essentials it’s the same as any distro.

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@codesections

A better solution would be to have testing done before pushing, that way you catch this stuff without polluting the commit log with "fuck" "goddamnit" "work you little shit"

@joseph it’s just mining Monero 😆

@DelusionalAI I’ve struck that somewhere also, I remember being really incredulous that they would code it like that.

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Privacy advocates, I’d like to ask for your help. What kind of privacy settings/features would you expect from a calendar application? Don’t mind if it’s already done in Calendar.social or already documented as an issue; I would really like to see the whole picture!

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Last month a large number of full price commercial #games (including big names such as Civilization and Elder Scrolls) were revealed to contain the tracking software Red Shell:

polygon.com/2018/6/20/17485762

If games were #OpenSource, it would be easier to avoid spyware 😟

But though they're rarer, open source games do exist 🕹️ 👾 👍

Some lists:

frama.link/Q1qR-N7M

gitlab.com/Ashpex/Linux_Games (via @Ashpex)

libregamewiki.org/List_of_game

#FOSS #OSS #LibreGaming #Gaming #VideoGaming #PCGaming #VideoGames

@rysiek @bobstechsite @Gargron
Exactly this. How do people even get around the internet without being offended these days. Sheesh.

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@bobstechsite @Gargron leave "Toot!" alone, pretty please.

If somebody is not going to try Mastodon out because of this word, they wouldn't have tried it anyway.

"Toot" is an important part of this community's identity. Somebody doesn't like it, it's their problem.

We should not cave to people with such silly issues.

Seriously, there's an elephant right below "Toot!", it's clear what's it about.

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I live in a small rural city known for oil, farming and cowboys. None of my friends know how to code or are interested in open source. No hacker spaces here either.

The fediverse has introduced me to a diverse group of people that I wouldn't have met otherwise. I've made a few friends here and I'm really glad to be a part of this. #fediverse

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@sydneyfalk You may think "ugh, 'toots'?! that's so gross" is a far-fetched opinion but I have literally seen a tweet saying that Mastodon is racist because the word "federation" belongs to the US civil war.

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Java is officially dying.

From Oracle:
"Public updates for Oracle Java SE 8 released after January 2019 will not be available for business, commercial or production use without a commercial license."

Ain't nobody got time for that shit.

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Well, RaspArch seems nice, but my display still looks like this. I'm starting to get frustrated with it. I didn't have the same issues with Raspbian and it was nice too.

I'm going to take a break for a while.

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Ug. Testing out RaspArch on my new B+. I'm not terribly familiar with Arch and the graphics are messed up. Makes for a fun Sunday morning though.

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Thanks to some great feedback from @maloki, we have updated our CoC to be more clear on what we will do with NSK content.

conduct.fosstodon.org/#sexandn