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In iterative software development, what's the ideal length of an iteration for a small team?

New password strength requirement: must contain at least 42 characters, at least five of which must NOT be included in the Unicode standard.

I seem to have written myself a little script that generates random text using the lorem ipsum text as a base.

I'd forgotten about that, but it came useful today when I needed some filler text for test.

git.liw.fi/extrautils/tree/lor

in a grumpy and despondent mood 

Eine kleine Tasse Schokoladenschnitzel mit Bananenkarttoffel und Kabelsalat, auf der Hauptbahnhof, bitte!

If you know an iOS developer who would like to be paid to work full time on well established and well funded free software, Element is hiring!

🔃 Boosts welcome!

apply.workable.com/elementio/j

The correct answer turned out be two, in case anyone cares. I misspelled the word two times in a row, in different ways.

That's not a personal record. I think my record is over six.

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We're excited to announce the official release of GNOME 40! After countless hours of work from the GNOME community, this release brings many exciting updates!

See the release highlights at forty.gnome.org/

Or view all the details in our release notes: help.gnome.org/misc/release-no

#GNOME40 #releaseday #OpenSource

@liw I've literally had to write a CI test to fail my ISO 26262 documentation if it contains the phrase "262626" because it gets typo'd so often.

One of my tools has an option that includes the word "failure". How many times can I mistype that in a row?

To open up Obnam development more, I'm going to try something new: I'll have the iteration planing meetings in gitlab.com merge requests.

If you'd like to help or participated, comment there, please.

gitlab.com/larswirzenius/obnam

There's a whole potential discussion for making amends and growing as a person and repenting when it comes to dealing with people who've hurt others. But I'm not up for it at this time.

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I too signed the open letter calling for RMS to be removed from all leadership positions and the board of the FSF to step down.

rms-open-letter.github.io/

To be clear, I'm not actually considering a career change, I'm just fond of the crepes joke, even if it is a little flat.

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Sometimes computers bum me out and I start thinking about a career change. I decided to start making pancakes for a living, but that failed: it turns out my pancakes are a little crepes.

Released version 0.3.0 of vmadm, my virtual machine creating and deleting helper tool for libvirt. It can now mark a VM to be autostarted.

crates.io/crates/vmadm

(3/2) If you'd like more back story on the 2019 events, I refer you to the best description that I'm aware of from former #FSF Executive Director Bradley Kuhn:

ebb.org/bkuhn/blog/2019/10/15/

I agree with everything written there. Do note that it was written before #RMS was fully "out" from FSF.

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