TFW you realize your clever planning means you have to pay the "valentines day tax" to stay in a crappy airport hotel, alone.
First Sentence on p. 45, nearest book. Show more
"Are you hungry Jim? Would you like a treat?"
OK, so that's two sentences.
Western Civ Hot Take Show more
Ok, first, I agree with Gandhi that it would be a good idea.
But seriously, Tom Sawyer is Don Quixote, and Huck Finn is Sancho Panza.
USPOL Show more
The senate majority leader calls the confirmation of BK "a 'seminal moment' for the conservative movement.
No further questions, your honour.
What's a good name for the style of booting qemu/kvm when you have to specify the kernel and initrd rather than having a bootloader in the disk image. Something like:
qemu $args \
-kernel boot/vmlinuz \
-initrd boot/initrd.img \
Direct booting? External booting? Unpacked booting?
I'm transiting through the USA is a month or so, and I don't really want to take my phone with me. What's a reasonable mp3 player? I just want to listen a few audiobooks / music. I was thinking of maybe running rockbox. My computers all run Debian GNU/Linux, so I don't want to deal with itunes or whatever crappy proprietary client. Well. I'd probably dislike itunes even if I ran Windows.
Academics be crazy yo. Show more
I am presented with the following verbiage
"The Dean is responsible for ensuring that the minutes of the Faculty Council are properly kept and he/she shall keep in his/her possession copies of all the minutes of the Faculty Council". So now I have the picture of the Dean sleeping with a briefcase chained to their wrist, full of the precious minutes of Faculty Council. #bureaucracy #SeeOurselvesAsOthersSeeUs
computer scientist, mathematician, photographer, human. Debian Developer, Notmuch Maintainer. #nobot
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