linux incantation pronunciation guide Show more
- ioctl: "eye octal"
- tty: "titty"
- suffix -ctl: "cuttle" (e.g. system cuttle)
- ssh: "ssh" (not an abbreviation)
- dnf: "dunf"
- dpkg: "deep kilogram"
- pacman: "waka waka"
- chrony: "cronie"
- cronie: "chrony"
- daemon: "dæmon"
- shutdown: "shit, is this the right host"
Passed a booth at PyCon for the AstroHaus Freewrite, a Kickstarter-backed "distraction-free writing tool" combining a small e-ink screen with a mechanical keyboard in a fixed plastic shell for a whopping $550.
I inquired about the firmware.
"Actually it runs Debian!" said the dude.
"Oh! So I could install ssh and..."
"No," he said incredulously, "we're not going to give people root!"
TFW name-dropping one of the most freedom-focused OSes to sell a device that restricts those same freedoms.
Birdsite but do read this thread. It's freaking important.
This reeks racket. Pay us to deliver email or it will be silently dropped - no, not spam filtered just dropped. As someone who self-hosts email I can only say that letting things like that happen essentially kills email as a decentralized service.
If you ever feel bad about your artwork, remember that this is in the Louvre.
Schools: please stop using proprietary formats that aren’t even supported by the companies that own them.
@banjofox A proposal for Aardwolf's version of "Like" button https://mastodonsocial.ru/media/nccUEibJIZ2xNZRctLw