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Refreshed my personal site. It’s now much simpler and, thanks to only having my headshot on the about page, the typical load went from ~200kb to less than 10!

Now I just need to write more :blobcat:

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Incredible. Confused by the "Provider" tag in grafana dashboard provisioning, I google and find an identical question from two years ago explaining there's no documentation on this flag because there is only one type of provider.

What's the short hand for when someone optimistically adds a parameter for a feature that then never arrives. An Ozymandius flag?

Moonbase Alpha TTS Voice: uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu

This complaint brought to you by the fact buster slim seems to run Numpy out of the box on amd64 but needs an extra library on armv7l

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Is there a database anywhere of Python package runtime dependencies when it come to say building docker images?

Tools like piwheels go part of the way there but surely it’d be helpful to have a tool that could like, generate apt/apk commands for the extra libraries you need

Weirdly optimistic about civil software around Coronavirus. Contact tracing apps are not a panacea, but the number of countries building around decentralized protocols like DP-3T and the existence of (Open source!) tools like the European Federation Gateway is very cool

How much would it suck if I were to work in ICT for the european comission? Is it going to be just awful? They mention Java, PHP, ColdFusion, and also communications protocols including Fax (but I am just picking out the worst....)

Wanted to work on closing an issue on code from my PhD today but tonsillitis says no

Who’s defederating from the what now? All I do here lately is yell

Deleting and redrafting multiple posts despite the known strain on the m.t sidekiq queue :smugcat:

Most people: Ugh, more YAML :tiredcat:

Me, finally getting the chance to automate some of my admin tasks: Oh boy, YAML! :cateblush:

Y’all ever get so many deadlines you just stop dead in your tracks and lie on the floor?

Becoming a startup archaeologist by digging through all the abandoned branded mugs in this workspace.

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