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南京拼音輸入法,讓南京官話講的人打字。況且這箇RIME軟件非常厲害,可見為yaml編制輸入法挺容易,我在想配置自己的。

Amazing input method for Nankingese Mandarin by pinyin. The Rime IME is a great platform for making keyboards using yaml config files, in just about any OS!

uliloewi.github.io/LangJinPinI
rime.im/download

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Renewing my call for more colour escape support in .

No, it doesn’t pollute the glorious purity of Gopher. It merely adds a content layer for them as want it, which others can ignore. It’s like the formatting which clients already provide to make item types lovelier. Let clients use ansi colour escapes in gophermaps. That way we can make pretty. Please? 🙆🏽‍♀️

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「日本語はやはり縦書きだと思いませんか?
縦書きが出来ないなんて、病んでいますよ。あるいは西欧の強い文化のお仕着せです。」

亦然

『ただしそれ以上の責任については負えません。例えば「おまえのソフトウェアを使ったら子供が出来た。どうしてくれる。」などです。もちろん世の中にはバタフライ効果というものがありますが、その場合は理論的根拠と十分で具体的な証拠の提示が必要です。』

- Tamakoshi Hiroki, tatigaki.el, 1999

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I discovered a few weeks late, natch, that SKS keyservers are now deprecated thanks to poor security. The weevils finally gnawed through. Public keys themselves still work, apparently uncompromised per se. But an attack using many multiple signatures can crash GPG. For this and many other reasons, it’s best to use the next generation keyserver being built at:

keys.openpgp.org
zkaan2xfbuxia2wpf7ofnkbz6r5zdb

An educated and irate discussion about the insecurity of SKS:
gist.github.com/rjhansen/f716c

Dear tech wizards,

How do you stop and start work? That is, how do you pick up mentally a project where you left off? Notes? Saved tabs? Reminders?

Thanks.

Looks like Adam Curry spoke about Internet Gopher on the Rogan Podcast, so I had to dig this out of the email archives from September '93
@noagenda@twitter.com @adamcurry@twitter.com @adam  #cybersleaze: 1500wordmtu.com/2020/gopherser

@Shufei @coffeerobot @solderpunk @dirtycommo
Summary part 2:

Escape codes allow you to do either; support is up to the viewer in that case. Software that produces these escape codes should likely provide a "test" for clients, so they can see how badly their stuff renders.

Escape codes also can be hijacked; they have been for AGES - ANSI bombs artscene.textfiles.com/ansi/in and other forms of malicious things, so there ARE reasons to not do this sort of thing.

aka "this is why we can't have nice things."

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Final thoughts:
If your intent is to show artwork, go for truecolor support.
If your intent is to allow users to highlight things, go for 16 color support and SUGGEST a pallette, i.e. "this software assumes you have used color 15 for bright highlights and color 7 for warning"
- which will allow people with colorblindness to ALSO be able to adjust.

Thank you so much. I'm just cleaning stuff up at the moment (the code). I'm really glad you like it so much. Once I'm done cleaning I'll tag a release and put up binaries. I want to test running it on my retro computer, too.

Thank you, I appreciate your kind words and am excited to have my first user; I'm glad you like the emojis, too. I'm using the default "Ubuntu Mono Regular," which I find to be a really great monospaced font in general.

@Shufei @solderpunk @dirtycommo

@Shufei @solderpunk @dirtycommo it'd work entirely it seems if I just didn't switch the bg color manually to black in my client and left it the default (you wouldn't see the weird bg glitches you see).

I'm getting really into Gopher! I really want to start a little Gopher server that's secure and is a hidden Tor service. I'm looking at spacecookie and gophernicus. What's your favorite Gopher server daemon?

I'm also in the market for a Gopher client... I don't want a GUI and "gopher" package in Ubuntu is broken...

#gopher

I gotta say, this #Gopher client I'm working on in #Haskell with the Brick TUI library looks pretty sweet so far!

I still need a better name than "Hopher!"

GitHub: github.com/hyperreal-gopher/ho

Old thread: fosstodon.org/@coffeerobot/103

#GopherProtocol

A nifty client would be a WYSIWYG one which allows terminal drawing to gophermaps and txt files on the fly, both switched for CG2, regular ansi escape colour , and plain monochrome. A simple optional colour chart of values at the top would help compose. Then the colours are rendered from switch-unmasked alternating odd lines.

When saved, it would be a quickly completed colour gopher ASCII art.

I shall ponder this. It would be heaps cute.

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Some kind of header could indicate a gophermap or txt file is to be read by client as having a GC2 layer.

Also, of course it should be as human readable as possible so it just interlaces with the codes. That way people with standard clients can read everything fine.

More characters could be used to mush in more FG/BG combinations, natch. But again, keeping to human legibility so you can paint without a special client, just a chart.

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Colour 2 brainstorm:
Colour tags are on odd lines, text on even. Clients would have a CG2 mode to read the character tags as ansi colour escapes for single chars the line below. 16 VGA for character, then optional 16 for background. Default is black. Thus, 30-60 colours can be articulated:

1 ymYbYrYbYmYy
2 (⁎⁍̴̛ᴗ⁍̴̛⁎)

Could make a cute lil face with yellow/orange skin, magenta cheeks, black eyes, and red smile. This would be easier to paint than FG/BG codes and use less line space.

AliExpress's facilitating peoples desire to be fashionable results in some really excellent greeblies for scratch building cyberpunk kit

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Mastodon @ SDF

"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko