This is my second week working from home troubleshooting IT helpdesk tickets. My family and I are doing good and have everything we need. Living out in the sticks is helpful to that 🀣 . My co-worker did a 🍩 run today for all of us. That was a very nice gesture and helps to bring a little πŸ’‘ to the dark times. I hope all of you are doing well and God bless.

@distrotube Your channel on Irssi misses you. Will you come on to chat sometime?

Mr. Wilson was a social distancing champion long before coronavirus lol 🀣

I hope everyone had a nice Easter weekend! The weather was beautiful and I finally got to fire up the grill!

We are pleased to announce that GNOME has moved completely to GitLab. This move will herald a new era in GNOME software development. See the news! https://www.gnome.org/news/2018/05/gnome-moves-to-gitlab-2/

And in case you like videos, check out: http://bit.ly/gnomeandgitlabvideo

Nat Friedman says that "Microsoft plans to maintain GitHub's Atom text editor". I am happy to hear this, as I use Atom. I am a little concerned that the executive director at the Linux Foundation seems to think that Microsoft buying Github is a win for opensource. Given Microsoft's reputation of damaging their aquisitions, I'm not sure how this is a win. Does anyone care to weigh in on this one? zdnet.com/article/linux-founda

What is it with Dell laptops and the umpteen screws just to get the ssd out? I mean when it is only one, its not bad but when you have to do 50 of them it starts to get exhaustive!

A UDP packet walks into a bar.
A UDP packet walks into a bar.
"Please beer I'll have a bartender."

The bartender says "Ha! Not a chance. You duplicate, you talk out of order, and you don't have credentials." 🀣

CircleCityCon 6.0 Indianapolis is slated to occur May 31st to June 2nd 2019 for anyone who is interested.

twitter.com/CircleCityCon

I went this past weekend and learned about cuckoo sandboxing (open source automated malware analysis system)

#PeerTube is free/libre software alternative to YouTube

-- federated (uses ActivityPub)
-- peer2peer streaming
-- currently in beta

non-profit @Framasoft is crowdfunding its development

kisskissbankbank.com/en/projec

this project is already usable (more than 50 instances)
and can be a game-changer.

Boost its development and give it more visibility.

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