Todd Sundsted @toddsundsted

the latest LTS Haskell 8.12 defines 2419 packages.

my lastest ubuntu installation has 2508 packages installed by default.

opinions are important, even in technical discussions, and if you have one you should bring it. but an opinion is ultimately just an appeal to authority -- your authority -- so it's a weak form of argument.

salespeople just need to say, in one sentence, what it is they are selling. everything else, including the back story, comments on the weather or the way the zags played this season, would waste my time if I bothered to read any of it before scanning that first line and hitting delete.


slack spam now.

@bob "I trust [big company] with all my data" will need to become an unfashionable or unacceptable statement... it always amazes me how much Facebook reminds me of the old AOL walled-garden. it seems "convenience" wins all too often.

hm... the first reason given for a trusted execution environment is always premium content protection.

@verius and we should assume we're of interest

who capitalizes "internet" anymore...?

from three IPs belonging to China Telecom... how surprising.

sshd consuming noticeable CPU... brute force sshd attack taking place...

also, what's with the leprechaun green buttons...?

I just stumbled upon this interesting/useful search gesture...

@Gargron I just pulled the latest commits (a month's worth) and noticed that you've abandoned active cable in favor of a node service. other than in Mastodon, I haven't worked with active cable yet. what prompted you to switch?

god damn I want a holodeck!

it looks like it's still only a choice between sendmail (c1982) and postfix (c1998)

successfully moved and off of heroku, and consolidated both on a server with #ohyeahdevops

lawyers gonna lawyer I don't believe sysadmins would be more virtuous than managers. I don't know about this case, but I suspect many of uber's managers were once engineers/sysadmins...