Episode 23 of the Jeff Reads His Book #podcast is out now! We're starting a new book, Offworlder, which begins with some exciting employment forms! Discussion questions are included as always!
Relieved to see that the VAXstation survived the trip to #BSDCan
You can't even install setuptools in #Python without support for IEEE-754 floating point... WTF?
The Python core devs, however, won't fix a bug that would make this simple and easy. The unwillingness of the #Python 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.
You know who did fix this upstream? Perl devs... Perl works like a dream on a VAX.
Now that's some computing power! Only two days to bootstrap pkgsrc! #netbsd
So many lights! #netbsd
A very special season finale of the Jeff Reads His Book #podcast is out now! I provide my guest with some disappointing answers concerning plot points in Bringing Balance, and we both run out of beer during trivia!