The video of my #froscon talk entitled "Testing software? Yes, please!" is available here:
Many thanks to the video team and of course to all #froscon organizers, helpers, sponsors and other speakers for making this thrilling event possible!
Just was at the stand of Turris Omnia at #froscon - highly interesting arm Hardware for Routers/switches, definitely worth a look.
Easiest way to find your way to #froscon: get on the train 66 and follow the geeky folks.
After discussing with their support, the seller of my Logitech mouse (bought beginning of 2018) stated that they are "very sorry that I have reason for complaints", documented the fault as "security flaws in the Unifying receiver" and sent me a return shipping label. They also said I will get a refund once they receive the item back.
Wow I'm stunned - didn't expect them to accept my complaint. I just hope they also let "upstream" know how profitable it is to sell their flawed products.
Sent my dealer a message, demanding to have my Logitech mouse (bought 1.5 yrs ago) returned/replaced.
My argumentation: The Unifying receiver has been reported to have severe security issues (material defects if you ask me) and Logitech is not planning to address them all in the upcoming firmware updates:
Netzpolitik.org: Warum Post, Bank und Co. ihre Kunden nicht zwingen sollten, Apps zu benutzen
Quick and dirty video courtesy of Lukasz, showing off the OS build which will ship with all Pinebook Pros, and what you can do with it. 😄https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-Yh8uiA2TY&feature=youtu.be
Just posted a major rewrite of my tutorial on how to install #devuan beowulf on ARM via debootstrap.
Instead of building machine-specific images, I debootstrap a single unified build that can be used across numerous boards without rebuilding.
I warmly welcome any feedback on that! Here's the article:
Enjoying the 1976 "behind the prison walls" concert records by Johnny Cash et al. - many thanks to ARTE Concert for making them available.
Lesson learned: Changing the DNS record late at night is a bad idea if the only thing left to do before going to bed is to deploy #letsencrypt - especially, if the TTL of your DNS cache provider is set to one hour.
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