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AMDFAN initial release: Github:

Allows setting fan speeds manually or with a curve, while also allowing monitoring of fan speeds and temperatures for anyone running the *amdgpu* drivers for their GPUs.

Small write up for can be found for it at:

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Looking for a save file manager that works in Linux?

I know there's literally dozen's of us!

Small Python script I put together to handle this, also works in Windows in the event you swing that way.

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New releases:

Amdfan 0.1.17 &
py3status-amdfan 0.1.5

Information and download links from:

Mainly a maintenance release to update support for Py-Yaml 6.0 in Arch.

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📣 The first of the bigger announcements 🎉

We're launching, an experimental living document that contains all the knowledge that powers !

This should make it easier to make independent libraries, implementations, apps and websites 😎

Aaaand: ** 🤩

Let's claim back sovereignty over our online identity!

Blog post:

If your interested in and I put a small write up for getting it working / creating an arch package. So you can also get hilarious code suggestions.

day 63

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@martijnbraam has a pretty cool hands-on with the new from @PINE64 that shows off the faster hardware. This thing is looking pretty impressive to be honest. I'm looking forward to getting my hands on one.

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My blog post about why, after 26 years, I switched from sid to .

Replies to this toot will be in the comment section of my blog.

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Regolith 1.6 is available for testing against Impish (21.10) in the unstable PPA.

Details about Regolith PPAs here:

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Want to learn more about #Owncast, the ethical (and voluntarily open source) alternative to #Twitch?

Watch the “Independent and ethical video and streaming with Small Tech” episode we held with its creator, @gabek, on Small Is Beautiful:

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@mike If I needed to be constantly reminded of these things, I'd have used their platforms.

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Being called a boomer by my boomer parents is really the most boomer meta thing out there.

Quick write-up on how to get chat messages into an -studio overlay with accompanying / webhook listener.

Day 60

If you use much and -compose and with the recent outages and news. You may be interested in podman. Here's a short write-up of switching some of my self-hosted apps over to and -compose (spoilers it's super ez).

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developers, which are you:

A- this project is not on github? No problem, I'll make an account on their server and contribute.

B- this project is not on github? Not worth the effort.

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3.1.0 was released today 🎉 with an emphasis on and should now be WAI-AA compliant, so:

- good text contrast ratio
- optimized for screen readers
- optimized for keyboard navigation

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