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I am all about the re-upping other peoples posts today

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tfw your bugs aren't pointer arithmetic bugs like you thought, you just keep typing the same incorrect struct path.

#tarotfs on #plan9 is really starting to take shape (after my talk on it obvs)

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My TL is so sparse because keep typing out sassy shit and then deleting it because I don’t see it causing positive discourse so it’s nice to see my sense of altruism is actively preventing me from being open and honest about who I am.

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If you don't start out with a clear space for your work, your work wasn't worth tidying for.

Ritual is far more important than I ever realized.

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@neauoire do you have feelings or opinions on ways of recording and using time series data that aren’t horrible?

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What’s the “WireGuard” of time series databases?

We found this kārearea eating a kererū in Wellington this morning!

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plague + sysadmin shitpost 

The CDC says that your bank can use a single wildcard X.509 certificate for every host in their domain.

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I like how FOSS is supposed to be auto-organized and all and maybe anarchist somehow and stuff but we still produce 99% of software where the structurale model is admin-moderator-users and totally fail to see the immense real of experimentation we could do on that

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Hey kids! Want to be forced to regularly spend large amounts of money maintaining an object you dislike, which only ever becomes less useful and valuable? Why not own a car?

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Why isn’t there a standalone, minimalist open source OpenID Connect IDP? All the options are Incredibly Enterprise.

In the unlikely event you need to send me a PGP encrypted e-mail or file please be advised that I have revoked the RSA2048 PGP key with the ID 0xCDA97D4C7E05DC1E. It has been superseded by the new ed25519 key 0xBB9A5478A984B9EB23F65618ACEAF380A9456840 available from pgp.net.nz/pks/lookup?op=get&s or hotplate.co.nz/pgp/2021/

If you wish to validate this change please feel free to contact me out of band.

If you use Metaname and Let's Encrypt you might find this useful: github.com/metaname/certbot-dn

(Also if it doesn't work or something, you can let me know...)

While I’ve been injured I installed a lot of “social” and “chat” apps on my phone that I wouldn’t normally have. I can really feel how easily I got absorbed in to them to unhealthy levels though. Now that I can sit at my desk a bit more easily I think it’s time for the apps to go again.

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