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David Revoy is an amazing illustrator, creator of the Pepper & Carrot webcomic, artist for many Libre projects and an instructor for Krita. You can follow at:

➡️ @davidrevoy

Revoy's site is at davidrevoy.com

You can see Pepper & Carrot at peppercarrot.com

Revoy has done artwork for the Fediverse and FOSS world including @peertube , @spritelyproject and many more.

#DavidRevoy #Art #Artists #Artist #Illustrator #Comics #WebComics #WebComic #PepperAndCarrot #Krita #FOSS #Libre

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RT @teej_m@twitter.com

Eliminate state. If you can’t, make it visible.

I do this all the time. Ever get questions like “does this include cancelled orders?” Add a dashboard filter with exactly one preselected choice: “Cancelled - NO”

In Looker this is called always_filter

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Wow, after 25 years of Unix experience, I learned that you can filter output in #less.

Press ampersand (&) and enter a regex to show only lines matching the regex.

Press ampersand (&) and then exclamation mark (!) to apply an inverse filter.

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A photo that I did not take somewhere in Japan taken this winter. Snowboarders would call it Japow, I understand they get huge dumps in the mountains but the mountains don't have enough steep sections to truly enjoy the deep stuff.

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New video tutorial: how to set up one Keyboard shortcut to check your painting values in #krita while painting? Here is a short (2min) quick tip to answer this:

Yt: youtu.be/FTvVBi1Vo7w
Pt: Soon on @shichimi mirror

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RT @kareem_carr@twitter.com

I've worked in a lot of different sciences and what I've discovered is that each science is its own slightly bizarre alternate reality where the scientific method turned out differently.

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Instance admin just lost their job, might need help 

Mstdn.social is one of the largest and nicest instances on the Fediverse, run by an enthusiastic admin called @stux

Unfortunately Stux has today found out that they are fired from their day job 😞

However, by happy coincidence, Stux had just set up a hosting company. If you need web hosting, domain names etc please consider using Stuxhost so that Stux can continue working:

stuxhost.com

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"I will slaughter you" - some emails penetrate even my thick open source maintainer skin. Like this threat.
daniel.haxx.se/blog/2021/02/19

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Science and Technology links (February 13th 2021): life in Alpha Centauri? Freely available supplement makes middle-aged mice stronger, inexpensive transparent wood lemire.me/blog/2021/02/13/scie

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Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries. - Anne Herbert

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this porting stuff just isn't fun. cheers to everyone who has grinded out a port -- even once! three cheers to those maintaining ports.

complicated build systems make fixing 'trivial' issues tedious at best. I know what is wrong but heaven help me to find the right knobs/env vars to set in the right places to make it work.

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#SysadminLife 

Am now yeeting Excel and doing it in Perl as I should have done in the first place.

Note to young people: “Perl” is a programming language used by old people.

Note to old people: “yeet” is a term used by young people to mean “hurl at high velocity”.

Note to people of all ages: Excel is not a database.

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RT @element_hq@twitter.com

Update: we just got a call from a Google VP who explained the suspension was triggered by a report of extremely abusive content accessible on the matrix.org server. Our trust & safety team had already acted on it, and the app should be reinstated shortly.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/element_hq/status/

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RT @balajis@twitter.com

Don’t be Google

Google has lost touch with their roots. What they did today is the equivalent of banning a web browser because it could access unapproved sites.

Unfortunately, the only effective appeals process is raising a stir on social media. twitter.com/element_hq/status/

🐦🔗: twitter.com/balajis/status/135

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Happy #DataPrivacyDay2020 🎉 Take a moment to re-examine how safe your #data is 🤔

A few ideas:
-Update/change #passwords
-Check app #permissions
-Control who sees your #socialmedia posts w/ #privacy settings
-Enable multi-factor authentication

What else do you recommend?

#dataprivacy #mydata #cybersecurity #privacymatters

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Moonlight (open source NVIDIA gamestream client) running on OpenBSD as an actual OpenBSD port :)

Sound is working, Keyboard and mouse is working fine.

Hurrah, #OpenBSD #Gaming

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The best gender neutral first name is ‘; DROP TABLE users;

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