screaming because it's #AceWeek
Happy Ace Week from this demi aroace gremlin artist :asexual_flag:

I was considering using this image for my profile picture, but...

it's really an amateur file, so it probably won't do.

ladies jeans have basically no functional pockets but I can still get myself stuck on doorknobs ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™€๏ธ

Every time I use dd I do:

$ sudo echo dd if=foo.img of=/dev/sdX

and then I double check that it was actually, really, truly right before I remove the echo

@kelbot Yeah, we're still doing it. Just been busy the past few weeks.

It's amazing how totally unsuited for development Windows is. I had just about managed to get a decent-ish development environment working with WSL2, but I had to throw that away the moment I connected to a VPN. Outside of WSL all the development tools are so hideously slow that it's debatable if they are even usable. I am finding zero redeemable qualities and the only way I can get my work done is to remote into a Linux VM elsewhere.

FTP - Fox Transfer Protocol:

1. Carefully pick up fox
2. Hold fox gentle like hamborgar
3. Go to destination
4. Set fox down
5. Pet

TILvids is a PeerTube instance based around entertaining/educational videos. Their official announcement account is at:

โžก๏ธ @tilvids

There's a video about the instance at

Because TILvids is part of the Fediverse, you can follow TILvids accounts from Mastodon etc.

For example @athenaproductions, @theatticdwellers and @geotechdigital are all on the TILvids instance but can be followed from anywhere on the Fediverse.

#TILvids #PeerTube #Videos

bad, software 

having a vim and emacs users fight and someone in the background is shouting WORDSTAAAAAR

Don't worry gang, I'm not going to be sending Apple money in the near future.

I'm taking their shift to Apple silicon as a cue that I don't need to periodically buy a Mac just to "stay current" with their technology for work purposes.

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@Arco I think I need it for the vaccine passports they're implementing in Wales.

I bought a second-hand Samsung J5 several months ago and I'm surprised how many apps no longer support it; including the NHS Covid app.

I don't want to have to buy a brand new phone every two years just to participate in society. I can't really afford it.

Comparing small community projects to the work of billion-dollar corporations is generally not useful, I find. Wish people would stop doing it, and more importantly, stop using it as a stick to beat said community projects with.

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