So tell me once more how the distributions are obsolete and we need more „straight from developer” software...

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🔥🔥🔥Two malicious #Python libraries caught stealing #SSH and #GPG #keys.
One library was available for only two days, but the second was live for nearly a year.
zdnet.com/article/two-maliciou

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@Cheeseness I'm playing Hive Time for the first time. This looks amazing! This also looks like a fantastic game to play with small children - the music is so beautiful!

Can't wait for Debian release codenamed after "Duke Kaboom". That'll be a tough one to push on production.

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So having this automation/orchestration tools and all my main concern while moving to a new drive is how not to loose saved games under wine ;F

If in "high tech, low life" form is gonna ever truly come it'll have @unfa song "Circle Dance" on it's banners: youtube.com/watch?v=Y8HF_pXqQ-

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TIL the Windows XP wallpaper is literally on fire and it's a perfect metaphor for the tech industry right now and also very disconcerting

So i got an email from gitlab today that they've rolled back telemetry changes, that's good. But the rest of an email clearly shows that they don't really understand what happened and that Gitlab is just another Github. They just spill some more OpenSource on the way.

Day of battle.. Got slice comparsion method which run once on combination a,b returns good result (74), same as single b,a (122). But when I run them compare(a,b) and then compare(b,a) it gives: 73 and 34k. wtf?

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Former #Yahoo employee admits #hacking into over 6000 users' accounts, mostly of younger women, to find sexual images & videos. He then also hacked into their #icloud, #Gmail, #Facebook & other email-connected accounts in search of more private content.
thehackernews.com/2019/10/yaho

So i just switched back disks in my x200 to Guix which in the end works *much* more stable than arch :o
Also, I can use next browser there, which wouldn't compile for the world on arch.

hm, so from my local I've just trumped through two servers, than sudoed and successfully run updates on database through sql-mode.

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@sirmacik at least on linux they "merely" add you a cron.daily updater :>

I've always thought of Chrome as a malware disguised as a browser, but looks like Google's camouflage has failed gizmodo.com/whoops-google-says

I feel a longer note comming about how with eshell and tramp can really improve one's workflow. Learning curve was steep, but I can really tell the difference.

Some time ago I wondered why I like to work in ACME so much, and switched to its colors in Emacs, sway, alacritty. Finally I've got the answer. (search for "color") plan9.io/wiki/plan9/lfaq/index

Protip: if you have many inboxes to check (10 in my case) with offlineimap it's better to use `-1` flag so it won't run checks simultaneously. It tends to fail very often, especially when you get passwords via password-store.

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