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@kensanata Joey Hess has a collection of websites failing on dialup. 1-minute-modem.branchable.com/

(And there are number of rural places in the US that are still stuck with dialup)

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I am organizing a #Scheme coding competition where you have to build a static blog generator with a mystery feature (that will be revealed little by little in the next few months).

We have already one sponsor and are actively looking for other sponsors to reward the participants 🥇 🥈 🥉 (goodies, cloud credits, books...).

Checkout: git.sr.ht/~schemers/competitio

#webdev #dev #fp #programming

Boost appreciated!

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We published a statement on our stance on neutrality of free software (and why we won't stay neutral in this case): f-droid.org/en/2019/07/16/stat

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If a rainy day falls out, then I can try to pretend to sort out this bad radeon driver😀

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So I'm going to say that if there's something that makes me hesitant about embracing and encouraging people to join the Racket community, it would be that I casually mentioned "improving diversity" on the list and got chastized by one of its leaders groups.google.com/forum/#!topi

serial experiments lain spoilers, OC meme 

I read a theory that each different way of writing Lain's name represents her different personalities, so I conjured up this... thing.

How the hell do you capitalise nvidia?

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Bonus: en_DK's LC_MESSAGES lets you use y (for yes), o (for oui), j (for ja) and s (for sí/sì/sim) for positive responses, and n (for no/nein/non/não/nej) for negative responses; as well as language-neutral 1 0 and + - characters.

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For those who haven't heard of en_DK before, it's the "European English" (for want of a better description) locale.

It uses Commonwealth English (en_GB) for strings and ISO-14651-1 for collates.
Dates are in YYYY-MM-DD, time is in 24h HH:MM format, Monday is the first day of the week, comma is the decimal separator, currency is euro and standard paper size is A4.

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en_DK is truly the greatest locale out there.

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Why did moving the mouse cursor cause Windows 95 to run more quickly? retrocomputing.stackexchange.c

"large applications that could take an hour to install could be reduced to 15 minutes with suitable mouse input."

#retrocomputing

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Dang, SDF's server doesn't support file uploads. That's a tad inconvenient.

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Non-root user shell primary prompt string (reply for other)

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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