Juste the other day, there was a massive fiber cut in my city.
An idiot with too much time on his hands and a big circular saw decided to enter a telecom room and cut fiber optics at random. Dozens of carriers hit. Thousands of people without phone or Internet. Fun times.
Since $NEW_JOB uses #OpenBSD for its backbone, as well as its technologies (CARP, OpenBGPD, pf, etc...) we just had a burp while primaries became secondaries and vice-versa.
This blowfish thingie just works. 🐡
What if so much of modern software engineering could be described by the words “premature optimization?” https://rachelbythebay.com/w/2020/05/07/serv/
The problem with the Emacs / Vim debate is that everyone is right and wrong at the same time.
Their deep programmability make them superior to modern editors like Sublime or VS Code. Everybody’s right.
Their deep level of integration makes them almost impossible for newcomers to learn. Everybody’s wrong.
It’s just webshit all the way down. Like, here’s a web-based IDE powered by the website where you host the webby code for your own website. Now you can write code for your website without ever leaving their website! https://github.com/features/codespaces
A VP at AWS has resigned over Amazon’s treatment of warehouse employees https://www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/202x/2020/04/29/Leaving-Amazon
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