Just set my android device to use my #pihole dns server ... holy fuck. That's a) a lot of DNS queries and b) a lot phone-home crap that just feels dirty. I might have to go back to a feature phone after this experience.
@cancel as a follow up to the discussion about threads. I've found my solution to be liberal use of tabs for threads I'm participating in.
It may still be nice to receive a notification to new activity in a thread I'm participating in, but again, the UX for that seems questionable
Very hot take about videogame violence and influence
People grumbling that blaming videogame violence as a bad influence on people are conveniently missing the point that it's the culture and attitudes surrounding videogames that's a big problem rather than the content in the video games.
It's very difficult to argue that a small army of angry white teenagers goading each other on to be progressively more shitty people to fit in, with videogames as the common ground, is a positive thing
@cancel haha! Can do ...
@cancel nah. Was just wondering if I could help 😃 ... thanks for all your hard work!
@cancel I'm happy to help out where I can. What's the language of the project?
@cancel you know, I don't think my issue with #ripcord right now is a bug, per-se. It's that when I respond in a thread, it'd be great to get auto-signed up for notifications from new thread posts. Maybe there's a reason that flow doesn't exist, but it's what I've grown to expect from the Slack client.
@stavros oh my god, Ripcord is a dream ... especially because now I can stay logged to all the little minor Slack communities I belong to. Also, I wish Slack wasn't the default these days :(
Got my first #morakniv in the mail the other day. It's a five-inch stainless blade in a hunter-orange sheath and I love it. Perfect for always having on hand around the farm. I am unlikely to ever lose it in the weeds, too!
@kaushalmodi Ah, good point about clearance. I also was able to find a dip in the ground that I could drive over. In any case, I wholeheartedly support your plan to change your own oil. Increased self-sufficiency is always a noble goal :)
@kaushalmodi car jack? For my forester I just shimmy under it. Not sure how close the plug is to the front on the outback, but it's not too hard. Also, you may need a filter wrench, which can help making sure the filter ends up on tight
@stavros I love syncthing. I use it to keep my org files syncd across 3 Debian machines. It doesn't work with notmuch though, so I had to use muchsync for that
@stavros no. Excellent point. Mostly I close it because it destroys my battery life. Ripcord, here I come!
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