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Episode 23 of the Jeff Reads His Book is out now! We're starting a new book, Offworlder, which begins with some exciting employment forms! Discussion questions are included as always!

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Episode 23 of the Jeff Reads His Book is out now! We're starting a new book, Offworlder, which begins with some exciting employment forms! Discussion questions are included as always!

jeffreadshisbook.com/?name=201

Updating my blog now on my DEC Rainbow. The static site generator usually takes an hour or so... If you have some free time, you too can use GW-BASIC to run your blog: bitbucket.org/ArmstrongJ/gwblo

Today's goal from Solaun for Jamaica made my week

Wow... installed on the ! I'll have to play around with it once cleanup is done...

An Ubuntu 18.04 software update just left my laptop unbootable. Does Ubuntu even test updates?

Trying to fix now... I hate computers...

Who here on SDF mentioned ? I've got it running on a laptop now (with a 8 daily build kernel), and it's a delight!

My 4000 system is clocking in literally 800 times slower than a Core 2 Duo laptop for sysbench's CPU benchmark. Ouch...

This year is in my home town, and I'm not going. That's how annoyed I am with ...

You can't even install setuptools in without support for IEEE-754 floating point... WTF?

I have 3.7 built on the finally after some manipulation of their tests.

The Python core devs, however, won't fix a bug that would make this simple and easy. The unwillingness of the core dev community to support platforms outside Win/Mac/Linux (or non-gcc/clang/vcc compilers) is one reason I want nothing to do with core Python contributions any longer.

See bugs.python.org/issue27444

You know who did fix this upstream? Perl devs... Perl works like a dream on a VAX.

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