software hacker who loves diving into code and creating way too many side projects. day job is writing open source software, mainly for cloud infrastructure projects.
on a personal level, i love music, listening to and making. some of my absolute favs: grateful dead, frank zappa, phish. i also do a fair bit of online gaming.
i'm exploring mastodon as my social media journey continues. i really dig the social and technological implications of mastodon and want to join the community =)
I saw the great Vim vaporwave icon and thought Emacs also deserved one. Enjoy!
fast food, cursed food image
ok, i'm sorry, someone is trolling at this point. this is truly cursed
White Castle Pâté
10 White Castle® Sliders
4 tablespoons Steak sauce
2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce
1 tablespoon Sweet mustard
2 tablespoons Sweet barbeque sauce
1 teaspoon Hot sauce
1. Mix all the ingredients in blender (pickles, buns, everything).
2. Form into ball.
3. Chill well.
4. Serve with crackers.
oh no... this rabbit hole keeps going... poutine?!?
let's not talk about how i got here, but did you know that white castle has a turkey stuffing recipe?
If you have some spare cash, want to support independent artists, raise awareness for anti-microbial resistance and top it with a cool comic book, this has it all:
i've struggled to become better with functional programming for years. a dear friend wrote this article to help explain some basic concepts. i'm finding it to be enlightening and it's worth sharing. happy hacking =)
there are some cool things happening in the kubernetes cluster api community, we have recently pushed forward to support a kubemark provider to help with testing cluster lifecycle components.
i wrote up some of my thoughts and a description of my devel environment:
completed my first #godotengine project \o/
been learning the framework for a couple months now, and i gotta say i've accomplished more during those months than i have during the entire last year when i was hacking away on my own engines/games.
mad props and love to the godot team! <3
it's a very simple game, based off r/p/s, but i wanted something i could finish and didn't have to create too many rules. GPLv3 code and using CC licensed art/fonts.
The Thumble is done!
A DIY midi controller made from microcontroller, keyboard switches, & laser cut plywood. open hardware, GPL firmware.
I added build photos and a Lessons Learned section at the end. This is surprisingly different to play than my previous instrument, the Waffletone - dancing thumbs instead of stationary fingers make a big difference. Next time I'll use flatter stiffer keys and spread them out a bit more.
I wrote: Printing to an ESC/POS Receipt Printer from Linux - https://famicoman.com/2021/06/07/2021-06-07-printing-to-an-esc-pos-receipt-printer-from-linux/
open source roustabout and world music lover
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