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AMDFAN initial release: Github: github.com/mcgillij/amdfan
PyPi: pypi.org/project/amdfan
AUR: aur.archlinux.org/packages/amd

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: mcgillij.dev/amdfan-first-rele

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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.

github.com/mcgillij/noita_save

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Was getting back into some slay the spire, taking a peek at the mods, when I found possibly the best thing ever.

Telnet the Spire

steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles

Works great in

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Whew, what a jam! I managed to complete my first jam as a solo programmer, artist, and musician (with the help of a talented story writer), and still was able to compose music for my regular game jam team. Check out the games here:

My first jam game:
ldjam.com/events/ludum-dare/48

My regular team's game:
ldjam.com/events/ludum-dare/48

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For those looking to run Regolith on Ubuntu , the stable PPA has the packages. R1.6.0 is also currently in testing and will release with packages as well.

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AMD Radeon graphics cards on Linux can finally enjoy Vulkan ray-tracing! AMD has published a new Radeon Software for driver release that enables the Vulkan ray-tracing extensions for use with RDNA2 / Radeon RX 6000 series graphics cards.

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I found a nice quickstart guide to help introduce less technical folks to -- including recommendations for browsers on just about every platform and options for getting your own gemini content up.
geminiquickst.art/

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Hello Gemini! From ReStructured text to .gmi. A quick overview of the process of porting my site to gemini using and as a little weekend project and some fun with ascii art.

mcgillij.dev/hello-gemini.html
gemini://gemini.mcgillij.dev/h

I don't think I'm doing it right, everyone's screenshots are so clean. . Working on a Python script to convert my static site to gemini format.

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Stable software means that after 9 hours of tracing/debugging and lots of patches, you still get the same number of failed tests.

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As my personal site states: I'm a designer, developer, hardware tinkerer, open source advocate & consumer of dark roast coffee.

I blog about stupid web things (mostly CSS stuff) on my blog uglyduck.ca

Feel free to reach out with any comments, concerns or if you just want to chat!

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In my spare time I'm making a FOSS multiplayer FPS game with a friend. We use Godot 3. I'm mostly doing art, Combustible Lemonade is mostly doing code (he's way better at it that I am). We hope to have a 24/7 public server running soon, so that everyone could play over the Internet!
github.com/unfa/liblast
Warning: this game is in total WIP state, so don't expect much :D Also: the builds are outdated.

github.com/unfa/liblast

#godot #godotengine #gamedev #fps #gaming #foss

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Any news from Twitter recently? Can't wait to join the world's first decentralized social platform

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If you, or somebody you know, are interested in live streaming outside of the existing corporate ecosystems or want to try something new, the #owncast project is going to offer some free instances that we manage for people who don't have the experience or resources to do so themselves. We'll start small, but share this with your friends, family, non-profits, creative organizations or anybody who might want to live stream using Owncast.

For more details: owncast.online/donated/

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streaming their Artemis Moon Rocket test. T minus 9 minutes.

twitch.tv/nasa

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In 30 minutes the #owncast team will having our periodic sync-up call, and as always, you're invited! We'll be meeting at meet.jit.si/owncast-discovery-.

If you're curious about the project, want to see what's next, or you want to get involved, drop by!

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My little fossil-hunting game prototype has been downloaded 500 times \o/ cheeseness.itch.io/bonesweeper

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