why do *so* many projects/people/companies use protobuf, it's a half baked protocol that solves problems less than 1% of companies have

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It's 2021, how does protobuf's python codegen *not* have type hinting support at all

Are you a software maintainer? Please upload your releases with source code to archive.org/details/software and make this a part of your release process. This will ensure that anyone wanting to use your software in the future will be able to find it. Please boost.

Linux community: you should read the manual
Linus and Luke: that's bad User Experience
Linux community: that may be, but your user experience would definitely be better if you read the manuals.
Linus and Luke: so our plan for the first video about switching to linux is going to be us talking about our trouble with the new User Experience

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Don't let the hippies and suburban dads fool you, there's nothing here for you if you're not a college student, a redneck, or a suburban NIMBY with 2+ crotchgoblins

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There's like 1 tech Meetup (and it's the boring kind) and 1 photography Meetup within 90 miles. God I hate living in the Midwest

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I wish I lived somewhere with more people so there were more niche things to do. There's hardly anything here

People: "How can you call anime trash when you watch it and cutepost anime girls"

Me: *farts on your couch*

Given the horrible behaviour of drivers in this city...

Traffic laws are now enforced by AI-driven, automated bazookas.

Please drive safely.

NixOS wiki page about packaging:

NOTE1: If you have time, read Nix Pills first NOTE2: If you have even more time, read Nix manual to get familiar with Nix syntax NOTE3: If you definitely have lots of time, then read Nixpkgs manual

I laughed

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