Why is software created using taxpayers’ money not released as Free Software?
* Tax savings: Similar applications don't have to be programmed from scratch every time.
* Collaboration: Major projects can share expertise and costs.
* Serving the public: Applications paid by the public should be available for everyone.
* Fostering innovation: With transparent processes, others don't have to reinvent the wheel.
V is for Vaporware
Hey *nix user: Vim is vulnerable to high-severity bug
"[it] allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary OS commands.
PoC + some details here by the man who found the vulnerability: https://github.com/numirias/security/blob/master/doc/2019-06-04_ace-vim-neovim.md
I feel specially "closed" today. Right now I'm surrounded by people whom I see everyday, however I'm feeling a little social anxiety of sorts, as if I wanted not to be noticed or approached by anyone. I am not nervous, but I just kind of feel like opening my mouth to say anything produces an absurdely deafening noise.
Lisp! C! Forth! APL! Unix!
"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