@erkin oooh nice! I publish loomcom.com 100% with Emacs. I love my workflow. I just edit, type M-x loomcom-publish, and it’s done.
I have written a MASSIVE GUIDE on how to install and configure UNIX System V Release 3 on the AT&T 3B2 Emulator. Comments and feedback very welcome. Have fun!
@gcupc recently wrote a great article about the qualities of Usenet clients. I don’t know how useful the article is if you have never used one but for me it was a trip down memory lane and I agree: we have adopted the most dumbed down user interfaces and I don’t of a single fediverse client that is as powerful as Gnus was back in the days (and still is, even if Usenet is not).
“keep up with a larger feed by reading less.” Yes!
#usenet #ui #mastodon
@twylo (“Now you have two problems!”)
@SDF Can’t wait for the 36th anniversary. 36 bits forever!
@phooky By the way, I found this rather nice obituary for Dr. Eddy. https://m.legacy.com/obituaries/theithacajournal/obituary.aspx?n=donald-davis-eddy&pid=136723648&referrer=0&preview=false
@phooky Yeah! Donald Eddy. I loved that class so much.
@insom We liked “The Prisoner” too! :)
@manu Back when the memory footprint of a MUD might have actually had impact on a system! Oh those were the days.
Software engineer and impenitent hacker.
"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