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The Cheapskate's Guide to Computers and the Internet covers the #Gemini Project on part 3 of its series, "Going Dark: Looking for the End of the Internet."

cheapskatesguide.org/articles/

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WOOHHHHOOOOOOOOOOOOO! The last batch of printed proof looks perfect! Finally, after one year of struggle... Quick blog post: davidrevoy.com/article788/

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tip of the day: You can literally travel back in time. To jump to the state a file had 10 minutes ago, use the following command:

:earlier 10m

To then go forward in time 1 minute, use this command:

:later 1m

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We're excited to announce the official release of GNOME 3.38 "Orbis"! After months of work from the GNOME Community, this release brings many new features and improvements. It also brings us a new release video!

youtu.be/DZ_P5W9r2JY

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If you use a simple, text-based format for your data, your future self may be very grateful.

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For lovers of #Winamp, a museum of skins for whipping the llama's ass. ⚡ (c/o @dragonflydigest)

skins.webamp.org/

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Do you need a DNS server without censorship and for privacy?

@digitalcourage runs a DNS server located in Germany that doesn't log normal user requests:

👉 46.182.19.48
👉 2a02: 2970: 1002: 0: 5054: 8aff: fe12: db49
👉 Encrypted requests DNS-over-TLS

digitalcourage.de/support/zens (German)

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Rare photo of mother wrench feeding her hatchlings in the wild. Breathtaking

Better phrased: The recovered backup might not work as intended.

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Quick reminder to everyone to test recovering your backups regularly. Recovery might not work as intended.

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Vim: avoid plugins. Don't turn it into an IDE. Unix is your IDE and Vim is your editor.

Of my plugins, the only ones which don't add more language support are:

Fugitive, exclusively for :Gblame

Ctrl-P

vim-surround

editorconfig

hilinktrace, which helps with designing/modifying color schemes

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Can you use Linux on Windows? Yes. Is it the same? Definitely NO. This image explains better.

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Do you know Mosh ? A remote terminal application that allows roaming, supports intermittent connectivity, and provides intelligent local echo.

Great !!
#Mosh #Shell #SSH #FOSS

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