I learned a very useful #LibreOffice troubleshooting skill today. We've had users complain about random blank boxes overlapping their spreadsheets or documents before.
Turns out that if you open View > Navigator and look at the objects, you can easily select and delete them from there. #sharingiscaring
Zoom says they take their users' privacy seriously. I'd like to get mine back and not have taken away again.
Picked up Terraform much faster by following the official guide. Trying to read the book "Terraform: Up and Running" is taking way too long.
The caveat is that the official guide is full of promotions for other Hashicorp products like Terraform Cloud and Consul as the recommended way of doing things. For example, S3 + DynamoDB can be used to store terraform state remotely in your own AWS account instead of using the third-party Terraform Cloud.
My first Nim package is published to Nimble repositories.
NimCoon is a commandline application for streaming and downloading videos and music from sources like YouTube and also magnet links.
It is built on top of youtube-dl, mpv and peerflix. Please install these as dependencies first.
Installing nimcoon using the nimble package manager:
nimble install nimcoon
Plasma's wide variety of settings, add-ons and apps are on display in "This is Plasma", Jakub Profota's finalist entry in the #Promo2020 Video Contest.
Object Oriented Programming is an expensive disaster which must end
Successfully using entirely self-hosted+federated Riot/Matrix/Jitsi/Etherpad/PeerTube to host lectures, teleconference with students, answer questions in chat, and collaboratively edit their code. Write-up is incoming. Once I take a nap.
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I post more geeky stuff on this account than the other ones.
Emacs, Functional Programming, Ethics in Technology, DevOops
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