It's been a little bit more than 24 hours since I joined this place, and I'm impressed by the wonderful community that exists here.
The combination of slow-paced discussions and worldwide potential make this place a lot better than Twitter.
Kudos to all of you! This place really makes a difference ☺️
If upgrading from Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04 and you have MySQL installed you might find that you can't start the service. Use the workaround in the bug report found here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/mariadb-10.1/+bug/1806263 #ubuntu
Ugh, what a gong show for consumer encryption technology while this administration is present: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/23/us_encryption_backdoor/?page=1
Today's issue that has been conquered; for some users when you move from Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04, mysql won't start. Here's the fix: https://askubuntu.com/questions/916009/mysql-wont-start-because-of-apparmor (Hint: it's apparmor) #ubuntu
Today's joy was re-examining some code I wrote last year. Even with comments and what I thought was clear coding, I still spent 10 minutes saying, "what the heck did I do here." #stillanoob
Linux guy, Python wantabe, avid runner.
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