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onboarding is like waterboarding but with bad ideas instead of water

Just because I work for a big corporation doesn't mean I don't like fiction books. In fact, fiction books is one of my favorite kinds of books.

...got sndiod working, configured alsa, and I can play wav files with aucat(1).

...now firefox won't launch. Linux as hell

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now posting from Firefox in Alpine Linux on MNT Reform. still no sound! working on that next.

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Got Alpine mostly working on the MNT Reform. Problems:

* the Alpine build of waybar does not support sndio
* firefox results in this noise:

Crash Annotation GraphicsCriticalError: |[0][GFX1-]: glxtest: DRM device has no render node (t=1.62458) [GFX1-]: glxtest: DRM device has no render node
Crash Annotation GraphicsCriticalError: |[0][GFX1-]: glxtest: DRM device has no render node (t=1.62458) |[1][GFX1-]: No GPUs detected via PCI (t=1.62476) [GFX1-]: No GPUs detected via PCI

Putting together a scientific advisory panel? Distressed that it's all dudes, but unsure where to find scientists who are not dudes? Good news!

gage.500womenscientists.org

my wife: absolutely committed to not using the giant van I bought

here she is using her cargo bike to bring home two donated bikes for the earn-a-bike charity she helps run

can't afford a vintage Proco Rat pedal, so thank god for the internet!

diy-layout.com/61

I tried to reheat ham in a toaster and my wife interrupted the experiment and now she's mad at me and I don't have any data.

If you have information regarding the efficacy of reheating ham in a toaster please let me know how it went.

As punishment for something -- I can't remember what, possibly an imaginary infraction -- I am making my family watch The Adventures of Pluto Nash.

Computer nerds: I want an aarch64 machine I can fill with huge amounts of RAM. What are my options?

Every car owner is a practicing socialist, regardless of which bumper stickers they put on their state-subsidized transportation.

putting aside the tex shinobi so that I can switch to the mnt reform keyboard fulltime. it's an adjustment, but man, this is a high-quality piece of equipment.

The Supercomputing 2021 conference has a Discord server with about sixy billion channels. The most active channel by FAR is the one where people try to figure out how the hell to use git.

Our tools are bad and we should feel bad.

The social aspect of this year's Supercomputing conference is hosted on Discord...

...so I'm glad I already have a Ripcord license.

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Seriously, the Chrome team just landed a patch that lets sites block "View Source" _right in the middle_ of the Chrome Dev Summit.

chromium-review.googlesource.c

developer.chrome.com/devsummit

The company that made my motorcycle saddle offers a super-cheap re-covering service for damaged saddles. It rules and now I have CUSTOM SHIT like some kind of RICH PERSON

Stop thinking of climate change as a crisis and start thinking of it as the last resort to rid the world of Facebook

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