Canonical: experimental ZFS for the Ubuntu 19.10 !
Great on servers!
1. Snapshots. Computer can be configured to record what the file system looked like at a specific moment in time.
2. Compression. ZFS supports compressing of data at rest, which means data takes up less space on the drive than it would otherwise.
3. ZFS has advanced features; copy on write and checksumming that provides support to prevent data rot.
#BOFH excuse #208:
Your mail is being routed through Germany ... and they're censoring us.
Q: If you, like me, make your income via the internet (not just through something like ecommerce or Patreon...but like a day job that is internet related), and the internet were to go away tomorrow, what other skills do you have to make a living?
I don't know if I have any, and that disappoints me.
Feel free to boost to get a bigger answer pool.
"Quantum Night" by Robert J. Sawyer is really impressive. Fascinating immersion to psychology science mixed with thinking about utilitarianism.
normalization of white nationalism
today's installment of "actual paragraphs from the New York Times in the year 2019"
Some nice hashtags on the Fediverse which are worth browsing and (if your platform allows it) following:
#Florespondence - Pretty pictures of flowers 🌷 🌻 🌹
#SFFBookClub - Reading and discussing Scifi/fantasy books together
#Introductions - People telling the fediverse a little bit about themselves
#Alternatives - Ethical/open alternatives to popular apps, sites or pretty much anything
#FollowFriday - Recommendations for interesting accounts to follow
Any other good tags?
We obsess over improving dev productivity and ignore the rest of the organisation. It’s the equivalent of taking a slow train and then renting a Lamborghini to race the last mile to the hotel.
>Thought Experiment: Assume that we have infinite slot machines. Every slot machine has some win probability. But we don’t know these probability values.
>You have to operate these slot machines one by one. How do you come up with a strategy to maximize your outcome from these slot machines in minimum time.
One man developement team from Poland. Mostly I do python stuff.
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