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I just realised my intro went when my instance crashed all those months ago.

Anyhow, hello (again) I am developer and a programmer including and I write stuff in and

Besides my interests include bike riding, or and reading, mostly There is also a starting interest in

My day job is a senior working on some very large and strange computer networks.

"Welcome," the interviewer said, "please have a seat."
"Thank you."
"Right, as you know time engineering is still in its-"
"-early days, yes. Only invented a year ago."
"We are looking for an experienced engineer."
"I've got five years' experience in the field."
"Excellent!"
#TypoCorrection #MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

To all GNU project members past and present. I want to hear from you. Please email me.

I'm going to be updating my list of creative :fediverse: Fediverse instances soon, so I'm putting out the call!

๐ŸŽผ ๐ŸŽฅ ๐Ÿ“ธ ๐Ÿ‘— ๐Ÿ’ƒ ๐Ÿณ ๐ŸŽญ ๐ŸŽจ โœ๏ธ ๐ŸŽฎ ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ

If you know of any Fediverse instances with a focus on any creative industries, hobbies, genres, etc., please reply here and let me know!

Not just Mastodon, either. If it's part of the Fediverse I want to know about it!

Thank you! :boost_ok:

Is pleroma even real? I can't find it on Product Hunt...

Finished up this fanart for meg00se recently, as it's long overdue for Artfight. Thank you for letting me dote on Dawn for awhile!

#art #artfight2019 #mastoart #creativetoot #artfight

Every time I have to interact with sourceforge it reminds me how backward the site is. I have had so many 503 errors, comments disappearing from bug reports or some truly bizzare happenings in text boxes where the words repeat.

I'm so glad I moved my stuff off it, originally due to the previous owners dodgy behavior but now for all this.

this is a good day for Free Software; tough one too, but good

An update! They looked at the net-snmp bug again and there was a fix already, just not in the current release.

Amazing how two simple lines can ruin your day.

sourceforge.net/p/net-snmp/cod

You might recall my net-snmp bug that uses the wrong port? The developers got back to me and said it's not supposed to do that and closed the bug.

I used to think a bug was a program doing something it shouldn't do. ๐Ÿ™„

So I guess I'll put my evil hack in instead to fix it.

Sourceforge is pretty borked at the moment. Even if you try to raise a ticket you get 503 errors.

After a lot of mucking around I got the laptop looking ok. The conky config says its but it's really .

You might recall my net-snmp bug that uses the wrong port? The developers got back to me and said it's not supposed to do that and closed the bug.

I used to think a bug was a program doing something it shouldn't do. ๐Ÿ™„

So I guess I'll put my evil hack in instead to fix it.

Installing on a laptop that needs non-free firmware for the wifi to work, is there anything more frustrating?

It's pretty bad if a Debian user of over 20 years still struggles with this process, find the firmware its right there dammit.

kaniini FAQ:

Q: are you a rabbit?

A: fuck yeah i'm a rabbit
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