What does a PGP signature on a git commit prove? https://people.kernel.org/monsieuricon/what-does-a-pgp-signature-on-a-git-commit-prove
Commits in a merge request should tell the story of how you'd make the change the second time, armed with all the knowlege you gained from doing them the first time.
The story should explain how to get from here to there in the best possible way, not how explorers accidentally found a new contintent while looking for a shorter way to India.
@nolan >Tech Enthusiasts: Everything in my house is wired to the Internet of Things! I control it all from my smartphone! My smart-house is bluetooth enabled and I can give it voice commands via alexa! I love the future!
>Programmers / Engineers: The most recent piece of technology I own is a printer from 2004 and I keep a loaded gun ready to shoot it if it ever makes an unexpected noise.
Erm, last Friday of July is only next week.
I can't seem to tell Google Calendar "last Friday of July", only "fourth Friday of July". Bummer.
Happy sysadmin day!
[Full-time] Senior Software Engineer: Anti-Harassment Tools at Wikimedia Foundation https://www.fossjobs.net/job/10231/senior-software-engineer-anti-harassment-tools-at-wikimedia-foundation/ #jobs
computer grousing, subtype networking hardware
the vendors of nice things are why we can't have nice things.
As a user of liberating software, free culture works, or user-respecting online services, it's common to want to contribute back but not know how. One contribution anyone can make is to send a message to the maintainers telling them a few things you like about it, thanking them for their work. It's easy to remember to complain about bugs or missing features, but like everyone, creators need compliments too, especially when they are volunteers.
Did you know that #GDPR allows sites not to announce the use of "essential" cookies? Meaning those your site uses for itself, to keep the user logged in for example.
Long story short, if you don't sell your user data, you don't have to present stupid disclaimers.
"Minulla ei ole mitään salattavaa" ja muita yksityisyyden väärinymmärryksiä https://blogi.arjoranta.fi/minulla-ei-ole-mitaan-salattavaa-ja-muita-yksityisyyden-vaarinymmarryksia
re previous toot:
Expletives by Captain Haddock.
youtube-dl is one of my favorite pieces of community-maintained open-source software. Despite the name, now works on many sites – youtube, vimeo, even Twitter. You do "youtube-dl URL" and it figures out how to get you a local, offline copy of the video. https://youtube-dl.org/
We're hiring a #postdoc to work with @swheritage, @Inria and @MSFTResearch on large-scale #reproducibility in software engineering.
Full details and application instructions at: https://www.softwareheritage.org/2020/07/17/paris-based-postdoc-on-large-scale-reproducibility-in-software-engineering/