#Guix10Years was the first conference I have attended with only vegetarian (and vegan) catering. An excellent initiative by the organisers!

vacancy for Debian GNU/Linux sysadmin in Tilburg, .nl. you'd be my colleague. See tiu.nu/21003 (in dutch).

libera/#permacomputing is a thing. for those of you who (still...?) use irc.

Fedi, the great thing about posting a #drawing like this around here is that if we play "name that teletype" I'll get a correct answer in < 10 minutes, very likely from one of my #SDF comrades.

Posted this on Instagram a while ago and ... it's a different crowd over there. :)

#illustration #cartoon #unix #teletype #JurassicPark

“Debootstrapping without Archeology — Stacked Implementations in Camlboot”

Neat article by N. Courant, @roptat, and G. Scherer on #OCaml bootstrapping using the #Guile-based Camlboot interpreter (yes!). Includes a detailed overview of #bootstrapping work, including work by @janneke & co. 👍

job vacancy in tilburg, .nl: I am looking for a new collleague: Tilburg University zoekt een Linux SysAdmin. Werkplek in Tilburg
; 0.8 - 1.0 Full time equivalent (32-40 uur per week); HBO-niveau óf aantoonbaar HBO werk- en denkniveau. Linux (Debian en Red
Hat) omgevingen en open-source tools. Cloud: Kubernetes en Microsoft Azure. Solliciteer vóór 20 april 2022. tiu.nu/19922 .


“Artificial intelligence (AI)–synthesized text, audio, image, and video are being weaponized for the purposes of nonconsensual intimate imagery, financial fraud, and disinformation campaigns. Our evaluation of the photorealism of AI-synthesized faces indicates that synthesis engines have passed through the uncanny valley and are capable of creating faces that are indistinguishable—and more trustworthy—than real faces.”

If I can’t reach out and touch you, I’ll assume you are fake.

had to explain RSS to two fellow gen z-ers

me: its kind of like subscribing for updates on a website, before "following" was a thing.

them: oh, is that something new?

me: actually closed "following" on walled gardens, like twitter, kind of killed out a lot of RSS for our generation, but there are people who still use it and find it handy

them: wait, so i don't need to make an account?

me: no.

So very tired of U.S. higher education's love of metacognition, or the notion that students must always reflect on what they do & why they do it.

Part of my pedagogy advocates for something else entirely, something summed up in these words:

"I am trying to check my habits of seeing, to counter them for the sake of greater freshness. I am trying to be unfamiliar with what I’m doing."

- Robert Rauschenberg qtd. by John Cage

Want to hear about what's going on with Sequoia? Tune in to NLNet's webinar on the future of OpenPGP on Tuesday, November 23 at 10 CET. We'll briefly present Sequoia and the various projects that we're working on! nlnet.nl/events/20211123/PGP/i

If you love or/and use @Framasoft candies like #PeerTube, #Mobilizon, Frama(put what you want) they need your support and made several cards (with the amazing talent of @davidrevoy) explaining what they do /> soutenir.framasoft.org/en 🙌

MiniDebConf Regensburg 2021 has started, there is a live video stream. See minidebconf-rbg.debian.net/ .

i'm watching:

Ruth Wilson Gilmore: “Organized Abandonment and Organized Violence: Devolution and the Police” 11.9.15


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