My hobby: Feeding https://arstechnica.com/?p=1679883 to my Linguistics researcher husband and listening to him rail against computational linguists who reinvent every wheel, peer review that isn't, and a list of references that includes Wiktionary and an undergrad textbook 🤣
This is your Tuesday reminder that Ctrl+R in #bash brings up your command history search and it is amazing.
@ellotheth rarely is success so ⅰ. significant ⅱ. obvious and ⅲ. quantifiable 👍
Me: *not listening to security training playing in the background*
Training: "...including the billion laughs attack..."
*she says, continuing to finish off the fourth cup of coffee*
Web Design Industry: "Don't use tables for page layouts. You should use divs and CSS table selectors instead"
Me: *Spends two days straight trying to get divs in a table layout to line up properly without doing stupid shit like wrapping to the next line or getting the width of the container divs to behave properly*
Me: "Fuck it I'm using tables"
Me: *Has page layouts working as intended in 20 minutes*
#Vestland is having an identity crisis
programmer, (former) moonkin, nasty woman, geek
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