Alpine Linux has completed their migration to SourceHut for their mailing lists 🎉
They're running their own instance here:
I'm actively recruiting volunteer devs for a native Signal / Signal-like client in Gtk, in the hopes that we can bring it to the @Purism Librem 5 phone. Please contact email@example.com if interested.
PGP/GPG: FA9D 40F1 5FE1 D8AB 8312 4AAA 77E3 1447 CD1F C3F6
own photos installation
it's alive now. shows up at localhost:3000
try to login but get an error:
"No connection to backend server"
oh i knew this would be fun, why do i use Google Photos? ah this is why.
Found a new RSS feed to follow:
Cryptography Dispatches - https://buttondown.email/cryptography-dispatches
First article is interesting. OpenPGP is Broken
ar.al is now running on a new server
I've done a little update to my homepage: https://emsenn.net/
Still have a lot of trinkets from my old hugo stuff to bring in but, it's a bit more informative and complete than it was.
Absence of certain features in IRC considered a feature
@ignaloidas this will disable TCP SACK, an optional feature without which lossy connections may suffer reduced throughput
Without disabling this, your server can be remotely kernel paniced
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Urgent Linux advisory
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Urgently run the following:
echo 0 | sudo tee /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_sack
On all Linux hosts to work around the issue and then start patching your kernels
So Gab has decided that their own code that they spent $5M of investor money developing is so unsalvageably bad that they're going to use Mastodon's code instead, with the added bonus of leeching off of our apps (with Gab apps being banned from app stores)
This is an early warning to fellow admins to be vigilant and domain-block them on sight, when/if they appear (unconfirmed whether they intend to federate), and to app devs to consider if blocking Gab's domains from their app is necessary.
Please upvote if you are on ProductHunt: https://www.producthunt.com/posts/mastodon-single-column-layout ✨
@elementary do you have a recommended list of laptop hardware for running Juno?
A year ago I tried learning ActivityPub, and more or less failed. I was confounded by a spec that was so abstract I couldn't make heads or tails of it. Turns out I was missing some key things.
I have written a guide to learning about ActivityPub that I wish existed a year ago when I first set out to learn how to write social media servers that conform to the spec:
MIMS 2010. Living in Western Mass. now and working as a PM.
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