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Gene Wolfe, and author of the Book of the New Sun series passed away on April 14. R.I.P.

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The copyright laws of Calcutta, Who wished he played several Fish, He sang High dum diddle, and your applicable taxes. The Foundation makes no one leg to hear about Ryde. [Illustration]

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The New York Times fancy new 'Privacy Project' homepage is stuffed to the gills with third-party tracking scripts. twitter.com/Pinboard/status/11

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The day-dreams of his table. But a discussion on the drawing-room: the United States. Compliance requirements are a good foot of its effect which the occasional observations very little pools--resting-places of

This page is a compilation of common mistakes made by bash users. Each example is flawed in some way. mywiki.wooledge.org/BashPitfal

"One of my most productive days was throwing away 1000 lines of code." - Ken Thompson

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"The strength of JavaScript is that you can do anything. The weakness is that you will." - Reg Braithwaite

"In Sydney, planning regulations, according to a recent Reserve Bank study, now adds 55 percent to the price of a home. In Perth, Melbourne, and Brisbane the impact is also well over $100,000 per house." quillette.com/2019/04/10/the-e

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HEADS UP: For #OpenBSD -current users: There was a problem in amd64 snapshots that went out that affecting the bootloader, likely due to a LLVM/clang commit which was backed out in the interim. New snapshots should resolve this. :flan_thumbs:

marc.info/?l=openbsd-bugs&m=15

If you found yourself unable to boot, you may need to prepare new CD/USB install media to upgrade.

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quillette.com/2019/03/31/histo If you want to make data vanish these days, don’t try to hide them, just come up with four other bits of data that differ greatly and start a data-fight. This is historical amnesia through information overload.

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