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Everything is a botnet.



Nearly the entirety of the modern tech industry is built off selling user data, of course everything is a botnet



ARM Cortex-A7 has hardware virtualization. I don't think it's a very useful feature though, and don't need it. Having multiple cores is nice though.



My uncle repeatedly hugged me as a child

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Which one of these are better? Also book thread

Python 101 series

Python-101 my.mixtape.moe/fdsenv.pdf

Python-201 my.mixtape.moe/sabiqp.pdf

Also considering Jupyter Notebook 101

Zed Shaw's Books

Learn-More-Python-3-the-Hard-Way my.mixtape.moe/uvykfx.pdf

Learn-Python-3-the-Hard-Way my.mixtape.moe/jauyaf.pdf

Also considering Learn Unix the hard way

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>Which one of these are better?





I read it and I liked it... but the thing I hate about NoStarch is that their catalog is huge.


AoC challenges is not the kind of thing you want on a coffee table, but I am all for it.





If I see Python books on someone's coffee table, I don't exactly think highly of them. At least show off with something like the Art of Computer Programming and read the books too. That'll be more than a "ride" for you mind.



> Art of Computer Programming

Now that is an answer I can get behind (for adult guests), for the kids maybe just a Linux magazine?



I've been using LibreOffice, just sort of by default, and it's far from perfect and I get the impress that /tech/ doesn't like it, so I'm wondering:

1) What do you use?

2) Why does everyone else's answers to 1 prove they're fags?

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what do you have against Apache OpenOffice? https://openoffice.apache.org/downloads.html



OpenOffice got taken over and pretty much everyone left it to work on Libre Office in 2011 or something.

Open Office started getting updates again, but it is "open source" whereas Libre Office is libre.

There is no reason to use Open Office over Libre Office



Its worse than that. When Oracle bough Sun MicroSystems (the last vestige of innovation and quality), the community that was strangled by Sun feared it may be suffocated. Oracle had already committed many injustices, and practically overnight dozens of developers forked and re-released the software and formed The Document Foundation. Possibly one of the greatest successes in the war against the war against Liberty.

> Sun was purchased by Oracle Corporation in early 2010. OpenOffice.org community members were concerned by Oracle's behaviour towards open source software, the Java lawsuit against Google and Oracle's withdrawal of developers and lack of activity on or visible commitment to OpenOffice.org, as had been noted by industry observers – as Meeks put it in early September 2010, "The news from the Oracle OpenOffice conference was that there was no news." Discussion of a fork started soon after.

t. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LibreOffice



Some countries/municipalities have started adopting LibreOffice to avoid paying licenses and because they legit need to store all their shit in open formats.



>Would there be much advantage of switching to Groff over Markdown?

Groff is a typesetting system and Markdown is a markup format, totally different things. You can write in Groff and you can print Markdown, but the former is a pain and the latter is ugly.

The proper way of using Markdown is to convert it to something lower-level like LaTeX, Groff, HTML or whatever. You could for example have a converter that takes your Markdown files, convert them the Groff format, and runs groff on it to produce a PDF which you print out.

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Anyone else here sick of constantly being asked for basic advice by people that never listen? Usually it's boomers that pull this on me and it seems very common.

>Cable company installs new modem

>two weeks later boomer parent calls cable company to inquire about TV service so he can watch sportsball

>They send new modem and lie to him telling him he can get TV service with it

>Just spent all day installing new modem/setting up network again because they changed the router screwing up my custom configs

>Tell boomer parent that this new modem isn't going to change anything and is just going to cause me to spend the day re-doing all the work I just did

>three weeks go by

>boomer parent starts nagging me because he can't watch sportsball

>tell him to call to have TV service hooked up because I don't have time to call for him

>yells at me for "never being around" and "not taking the time to help him"

>install new modem and re-configure network for the third time in a month

>No TV service obviously because nothing is hooked up to to get it

>says I must have fucked something up and wants me to call cable company again

>tell him to do it himself

>cable company says they need to roll a truck to install cable boxes for TV service

>get yelled at again because I "wasted three weeks" and he can't watch sportsball today

I don't get it. Same parent constantly expects me to drop everything to re-install Windows. I've set-up multiple Roku/Android boxes for them with all the free tv/sports they could ever want. I've had to configure every device they own multiple times. They don't follow instructions and manage to fuck up everything I do within a few months without fail. They refuse to try Linux. They refuse to learn anything for themselves. When I was growing up this man would set-up his own stereos, TVs, and stayed on top of technoloPost too long. Click here to view the full text.

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Feels good knowing my parents weren't techlits.


My solution was to move away with my partner across the city away and rarely speak to them because they honestly don't influence my day to day at all. Before that, I'd get asked to fix stuff all the time at work and I'd charge them if it wasn't a work system. The ones who actually were worth something paid up- I'd charge them the cost of my lunch-time.




This story as a major hole

how did his sister have the password to his personal laptop in the first place ?

Good made up story anyway



Either your "partner" is male, or a whore.

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Any interest in physical security?

Locks and Safes, Alarms, Access Control, CCTV, etc...

We could talk about how despite existing for exponentially longer it's somehow in an even worse state than cyber-security, or how the overwhelming majority of CCTV cameras come from Chinese government owned companies, or just post some questions or someshit? I dunno.

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Pshhh... nothin' personel... kiddo..



You would make a jew's day if you intentionally injured a thief with a boobytrap and he could sue your ass.



>>1003952 is right so

>wireless, battery powered cameras


>battery powered

>stationary setup

This makes no sense. If you want to have a permanent security camera. Switching out batteries and wifi jamming are a serious problem.



just place them in a place where niggers can't reach them, baka



>what is the difference between a remote and physical attack surface?


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>get a guard dog

>buy decent locks

>re-enforce your door somehow thieves and other trespassers prefer to bust down doors because breaking windows attracts more attention

>don't post about vacations on (((social media))) until you're back home

>don't signal you're home by leaving lights on or thieves will also know when you're gone

>don't go overboard with obvious protection or you'll attract more attention to yourself

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How come no one has ever expanded on this or made it useable?


Store data in infinite numbers.

You store data inside and it gives you a string which you can use to retrieve the data.

someone should get an AI to use this.

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I had a think about this and came to some conclusions. The likelihood of finding a continuous series of numbers in an infinite series obviously diminishes with the length of the data you wish to "find" in the sequence. The other component of this scheme is the offset, you need to know at which digit you have to start to read the "file" or data sequence. Finding that start digit is the first key to recording your "key" or initial number in the data file. Then you have to know the last number as well. There are some algorithms for computing arbitrary digits, for instance in pi, but no universal scheme for finding that sequence exists for all infinite series, repeating or non.

So I propose an easier way. What if you broke your "file" or data you wish to encode into smaller pieces, maybe just bytes or 2-4 byte groups. That would make "finding" the proper numbers much less computationally intensive. On the downside, you'd have a larger "key set" or start and stop digits for each "file" you wish to save, but it would make storing the file much easier. Maybe to save space you can specify longer groups if you're willing to spend the time to find each start / stop digit for each group.


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That poor lad.



>Couldn't this be used for blockchain proof of work?

If and only if it is EFFICIENTLY verifiable, (PPT).



We already have webdevs, fuck off faggit



Then just multiply the data and divide it to get it back, problem solved

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Do you think IBM could make a comeback and become the most valuable company again?

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The fact that niggers choose to spend their money on appleshit not food means apple isn't luxury?

You realize you can get brand new Buicks or Lincolns or Cadillacs for cheaper than Rolexs? Are they suddenly not luxury brands because every nigger has a caddy?



> literally just sells PCs

they actually make a lot of money off of repairs/warranties, not just device sales



IBM has a very real possibility of becoming the next HP, totally relegated to government century-contracted applications.

However, they do have numerous things far up their sleeve, like their research in optical, quantum, and neuromorphic computing.



The fact that nigger CAN spend their money to get one. It's not luxury if it's cheap enough for that.



By that logic, luxury does not exist at all.

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DEFCON 26 videos are up on youtube..


Anyone learn anything cool?

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Why the fuck is there a weed village at a security conference


Into the >>oven.










yeah, these are the same morons who call straight people "faggots" online.

like Gee, actual faggots are gay.

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Best jewtube alternatives?

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>just make your own platform goy

<get shut down by payment processors

>just make your own payment processor goy

<gets shut down by credit card company

>just make your own credit card company goy

<gets shut out by the banks

The only way this shit ends is using violence to regain control of the banks from the groups who leverage their control of the financial system to supress dissent



The real problem with the payment processors is that they're geolocated. You can't use a provider in, for example, Denmark, that won't shut you down because any acquirer behind one of those would only work in Scandinavia or broader Europe.

It's not designed to shut down dissent though, but just a monopoly practice by the card brands to stop any competition on price.

Same as how PSPs need to pay Visa and Mastercard for every acquirer they support.

Hellishly illegal by the way, but the politicians either don't know or don't care.



>own credit card company

>banks rejecting anything


When did someone put their name on the line in the name of free speech to create a CC company or Bank, or were rejected finally by VISA? It hasn't happened yet. They haven't legitimately made a payment processor yet, only a site using other peoples' processors, and those processors rejecting them.

Make a processor, get signed on with a CC, then talk about how the CC or a bank stopped running your processing. Then you know there's unfixable-by-market issues, with an argument. Until then, the free market LARPers will continue 'muh make ur own'ing



This is the exact same line of thinking which predicated gab and bitchute. "You'll know theres a problem when you can't host a platform anymore" (aka just build your own platform goy). It's just kicking the can, waiting for the next domino to fall ontop of you, while being completely ignorant of how untouchable the corporations that want to censor you are. Also, when they were banned from stripe for the first time this is what bitchute posted, as direct correspondence from stripe;

>"Please know, Richard, that it would be our absolute preference to continue working with your business, and this decision is in no way a reflection of our feelings towards your business, from either a moral or legal standpoint. Rather, this is a restriction imposed upon us directly from our financial partners, who use have an archaic and frankly antiquated view of non-traditional businesses. As such, our hands are truly tied here, I hope that you can appreciate that."

So if you read between the lines, a credit card company or bank directly called for the deplatforming of bitchute, and utilized their control over stripe to make that happen. It's almost certainly an error that this was revealed to bitchute, but it makes it publicly clear that you can't "just start your own payment processor"



>It's not designed to shut down dissent though

shut the fuck up

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[https://archive.fo/UJCMC] https://www.zdnet.com/article/http-over-quic-to-be-renamed-http3/

>IETF agrees to base the next major iteration of HTTP on Google's QUIC protocol

>This will become the second Google-developed experimental technology to become an official HTTP protocol upgrade after Google's SPDY technology became the base of HTTP/2.

[https://archive.fo/TACI4] https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-quic-transport/?include_text=1

>5. Connections

>A QUIC connection is a single conversation between two QUIC endpoints

>Once established, a connection may migrate to a different IP or port at either endpoint as described in Section 9.

>9. Connection Migration

>The use of a connection ID allows connections to survive changes to endpoint addresses (that is, IP address and/or port), such as those caused by an endpoint migrating to a new network. This section describes the process by which an endpoint migrates to a new address.

Welcome to no anonymity

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Huh, what are the RFCs for those?



>HTML can't last forever.

What do you suggest in its place? One UBP (Unified Botnet Protocol) to rule all "modern internets"?



>no TLS




TLS 1.3 to be strict, dear satan.

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After a lot of digging I was able to find a computer that is free of all botnet and bloatware and is completely free/libre, with no (0) known vulnerabilities. It's old but they're still making them and they're very cheap. Do any of you have experience? Pic related

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You both are retarded. There are no gods, there is only the grand unified field.

Computation is LIFE!


But does it use blockchain?!1



The Universe is at best just a VM, or even just a process running in some VM. We have no chance of ever breaking out and even imagining what the hypervisor is.



Looks like a botnet anon.



Let alone, what the hardware the hypervisor running on is, or what it is made of.

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Hey there /tech/

I've been working for a major IT corp for a few years now. I'd like to get back to programming since lately I got aware that I'm getting dumber than a brick and the environment is getting close to killing me faster than my cancer. Any recommendations for new job opportunities where I can actually use my skills?

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Learn React.js + Typescript



Nah. I'm good, I don't really mind the dying part. I'm just trying to get as much work done before I expire.




This is the REAL diversity they are oppressing: neurodiversity!




Actually it's applied Informatics.

Although I left school about a month before passing the final exams. Had a job and didn't care about the papers. Got my skills, I'm very thankful to the university, but they had changed the rules during my last year of studies and I didn't feel like complying.



Let me put it this way: Web 2.0 and the whole shit all around should be killed by nuclear fire. So should all the bastards who pretend to know they know how to code and keep creating shitty code and break the world.

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Its interesting how much pseudo science surrounds some of Tesla's patents. But here is just a no bullshit rundown on the immediate properties of the coil that Tesla states in his patent is to be used as an electro-magnet coil.


Using a Neodymium magnet and a 9v battery we see the interaction of the magnet to the coil.


Neodymium magnet will align perpendicular to the core within the area of the coil up until approaching core.

N. Magnet will align parallel to the core while in the area of the core or close to it.

N. Magnet will not be affected if on the outside of the the area of the coil in any way.

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That looks like two double coils stacked in opposite directions.

If you think about the right hand rule it changes the geometry of the field compared to Tesla's patent. The vertical biflar winding it likely different in geometry from a horizontal arrangement.



It works exactly the same

Stop thinking two dimensionally



I'm doubtful is exactly the same as the field lines would plot in a very different manner. Think about the direction of current, the fields produced and the force.

I was tell you then to stop thinking 2 dimensional in assuming wires act the same in different configurations.



>Yup, but this is true of all coils. Inductance, Capacitance, and resistance.

Yes all coils have some but this one was specifically made in such a way as to maintain the potential between the 2 opposing wires which makes it work better for capacitance.



The characteristics of the field might differ but the underlying mechanism is the exact same.

You're telling me that a inline 4 and a V8 can't be both called an engine because the V8 will more balanced and deliver more power.


Anyone have any more examples of projects moving from Python to something else? I, for one, and very happy to see more people realizing that this overgrown toy language has few merits in the face of other languages.



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First time I read saving World War II was

>doing anything productive is a contribution to the permanent and ongoing destruction of western civilization.

The irony is delectable.


Baby Jesus with Mary and Joseph, the virgin birth?


>Phil Maguire, "An Irishman's Diary", page 5. The Irish Times, 23 June 2012.


Solving the Enigma allowed the USA to infiltrate the war they reluctantly included themselves to assist.


Alonzo Church was a great man. He knew how to implement Alan Turimg's ideas well.

I am reminded of Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison.



>Solving the Enigma

The guy you're talking to is a nazi from >>>/pol/



Trust me I know a kike when they respond about faggotry, 'cause none love'm young and innocent like kikes.



>I have the utmost respect for people who have the transsexuality condition but resist it, they have a strong will.

you were so close to not being a complete fucking faggot


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This shit appeared because of Mastodon and Framasoft.

>Over the years, the community around Pepper&Carrot has grown a lot. It has grown so much that nowadays the project has 44 members on Framagit (our main tool to manage the translations, renderfarm, website and also many other P&C projects) and our discussion channel on IRC (bridged with channels on Telegram, Riot/Matrix and Framateam) is followed by dozens of contributors from all around the world. This virtual place for Pepper&Carrot's contributors rarely sleeps and there is always someone awake around the globe to chat on it, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If I look back at the time when I started the project...This is just unbelievable and great! Thank you all for your presence...

>But over the last months, we started to notice situations between contributors. What would we do when someone starts using bad words repeatedly? (Some members of Pepper&Carrot's audience are quite young). Who would we contact in case of an act of racism or sexism? How to manage if we would have someone coming to our cool place with bad feelings? How to proceed to moderate this type of situation?...

>In order to answer these questions, two months ago we decided to start the quest to adopt a Code of Conduct. Craig Maloney (who leads the Pepper&Carrot Wiki, proofreads the English webcomics and helps at script doctoring) took this task upon him and invited the community to interact with his proposal of a CoC on Framagit. The thread, of course, quickly became a long debate and you can still read the archived comments of our internally famous issue 21 on Framagit.

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Each time there are discussion about coc faggots like you appear, I wonder why. It's not like cia niggers can influence people to go full retard with that shit.


>They got infiltrated so they would be "forced" to use a cock

They weren't infiltrated, it's just that framasoft fags are partly commies who were advocating for free software. But when mastodon strangely made a worldwide appearance on the news network, the brainwashed zealots flooded the network and began crying like bitches how everybody should accommodate to their rules.

See there support of safe space, what a bunch of ignorant fools.




>wtf is this shit and why is it on my /tech/????????????????

Because these people are Krita's biggest shills.



Each time time there are discussion about non-/tech/ faggots like you appear, I wonder why. It's not like LARPers can influence people to go full retard with that shit.












Is Framasoft already cucked or is the Pepper&Carrot team trying to spill over the CoC bullshit to the French organization itself?

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