Someone made a great tool for generating emacs config. Might be helpful for new emacs users.

https://emacs.amodernist.com/

#emacs #gnu

Install full Haskell development environment on Android phone

(updated instructions; now using only Termux proot-distro).

photonsphere.org/posts/2021-11

@Ninjatrappeur hmm, the webpage works for me on #Fennec.

On that topic, I've been playing with the #Haskell static website generator #Ema ema.srid.ca lately, it's only using a big #TailwindCSS v2 #CSS file for the ghcid-based development version and prefers windicss.org for generating the final small #CSS file containing only what's used by the #HTML files of the static version.
#Ema's author has made a #Nix package for the #WindiCSS compiler here: github.com/srid/windicss-nix

Just read on the interwebs: "The Amazonka team is happy to announce the availability of the first release candidate for the upcoming 2.0.0 release."

github.com/brendanhay/amazonka


Haskell development environment on Android phone

Install a full Haskell development environment (including hpack and cabal) on your Android phone. The command prompt runs via AnLinux + Termux.

photonsphere.org/posts/2021-11

Looking to migrate away from Google but still looking for free/affordable replacements without the hassle of hosting them yourself?

There are many choices, take your pick:)

tromland.org/

disroot.org/en

framasoft.org/en/

weho.st/

nomagic.uk/services/

Feel free to add to this list if I've missed any good ones:)

PLEASE BOOST SO OTHERS WILL SEE IT!

#framasoft #disroot #nomagic.uk #nextcloud #email #foss #trom #gafam #fuckgoogle

The esoterics sell radioactive wearables that should "improve your health", but slowly give you cancer instead.

youtube.com/watch?v=3BA5bw1EV5

Drinking coffee or tea from paper cups may be seriously bad for your health
studyfinds.org/drinking-coffee

(submitted by rajnathani)

@distrotube Fun that you looked into #nixos! 😀

I'm a huge NixOS fan, been using it as my primary systems for a bunch of years.

Some tips:

Searching for packages:
$ nix search xkill

Finding options to set in configuration.nix:
$ man configuration.nix

GitHub has removed the ability to access youtube-dl's source code due to a DMCA request by the RIAA

... The clear purpose of this source code is to (i) circumvent the technological protection measures used by authorized streaming services such as YouTube, and (ii) reproduce and distribute music videos and sound recordings owned by our member companies without authorization for such use. We note that the source code is described on GitHub as “a command-line program to download videos from YouTube.com and a few more sites.” ...

github.com/github/dmca/blob/ma

Micah F. Lee (EFF/The Intercept @micahflee nitter.net/micahflee/status/13

"RIAA blitz takes down 18 GitHub projects used for downloading YouTube videos"
zdnet.com/article/riaa-blitz-t

HN discussion: news.ycombinator.com/item?id=2

Reddit: old.reddit.com/r/programming/c
old.reddit.com/r/DataHoarder/c
old.reddit.com/r/linux/comment
old.reddit.com/r/youtubedl/com

Reddit search: old.reddit.com/r/dredmorbius/s

Nitter/Birbsite: nitter.net/search?f=tweets&q=y

Censorship, propaganda, surveillance, and targeted manipulation are inherent characteristics of monopoly: joindiaspora.com/posts/7bfcf17

RMS, "The Right to Read" (1997): gnu.org/philosophy/right-to-re

Remember that the RIAA is a bad-publicity-deflection cartel of its major members. These are:
#Sony
#SonyMusic
#UniversalMusic
#AtlanticRecords
#Disney
#ExcelerationMusic
#InterscopeGeffen
#NonesuchRecords
#PartisanRecords
#ProvidentMusic
#SireRecords
#TommyBoy
#WarnerMusic

#DMCA #youtubedl #RIAA #MPAA #github #Censorship #Surveillance #Propaganda #Manipulation #Monoply #CensorshipPropagandaSurveillanceMonopoly #TheRightToRead #EFF

All source code of abandoned software should be open sourced. Manufacturers should be forced to do so on the end of service date.

Microsoft will adopt Google Chrome's controversial Manifest V3 (ad-friendly tweaks) in Edge. This kind of thing is precisely why we need to have more than a single browser engine implementation, and why Firefox is more important than ever.

theregister.com/2020/10/15/mic

Reweet/toot from Twitter:

@47deg: Mu- 0.4 is now available! This latest update features:

- Support for / @SwaggerAPI /
- Support for logging, metrics, and distributed tracing
- Bug fixes, and more.

More here: buff.ly/34ZyWZ7

Thanks to andremarianiello, @trupill, @FlavioCorpa! twitter.com/47deg/status/13166

When I moved away from Scala and got into Haskell, I couldn't believe how much easier Haskell makes programming for me thanks to its type system. This shift opened a whole new world for me.

Now I'm experiencing the same, but within #Haskell: seeing how #Yesod fails to utilize the type system, which leads to opaque and repetitve code in programming a #web #api, whereas #Servant provides structure, clarity, documentation and other via types.

Types for the win!

#typesystem #functionalprogramming

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