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Sigrid wrote a guide to OS wide themeing in #plan9, I haven't tried it yet but it's brilliant, creating /dev/theme to serve colors to any application that want to support it.
ftrv.se/14

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If I spotted a typo in the reading material whom do I tell?

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Chickenshit Minimalism: the illusion of simplicity backed by megabytes of cruft

Such a perfect term, adding to personal lexicon.

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apple’s latest trademark claim

i shit you not

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We have updated our notes on offgrid living in regard to software and bandwidth. Install uBlock and NoScript to disable ads and javascript to limit battery and bandwidth drainage. Use cpulimit to throttle expensive processes.
100r.co/site/off_the_grid.html

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XXIIVV now compiles natively with the plan 9 C ARM compiler, no more need for APE. ✊

Now to figure out how to get screenshoots off of this thing.

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The mechanical keyboard I have doesn't appear to work, but luckily I had a "dumber" keyboard that does.

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Want to run on a ?

> wget 9p.io/sources/contrib/miller/9
> gunzip -dc 9pi.img.gz | sudo dd bs=1M of=/dev/sda

Plug SD card into Pi and boot. Done.

Total time: 3min (two of which were waiting for the image download to complete).

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So..

`mk install` in `/sys/src` on a Raspberry Pi 3B+ takes about 10 minutes.

#plan9

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