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File: 31c3bad1e507477⋯.jpg (115.88 KB, 333x500, 333:500, 2341187962_633286793c1.jpg)

 No.863986[Reply]

What is the main reason why he committed suicide?

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 No.868279

>>867197

>he was super super genius because he was part of a team of programmers

>he was a super super super super genius for having a little input into a Paul Graham-approved version of Usenet... (and left out the killfiles/scorefiles part..)

Seriously, no. There's been thousands of more accomplished younguns on Internets over the past 20-30 years than Schwartz. Bram Cohen was younger than Schwartz (during the Reddit era) when he sole-developed Bittorrent, for example.

>he had super sekret laptop hidden in a Uni building drift-leeching filez

Every University had that going back into the 1980s, dude. Mates of mine had a laptop with the hostname "Haven" that did the same thing.


 No.870382

>>866867

Not such a genius, then.


 No.870440

>>864585

hA_hA_hA,_ i thinK therE iS a mAd onE iN thE googLe threAd


 No.870465

>>870440

Literally everyone is just ignoring you. The only mad one here is you, who can't seem to wrap their head around the prospect of a joke.


 No.870640




File: 38c08733444d867⋯.png (83.84 KB, 512x512, 1:1, rust-logo-512x512.png)

File: c76db1c59ab13eb⋯.jpg (384.3 KB, 1400x933, 1400:933, steve klabnik a.jpg)

 No.869589[Reply]

The Rust team is happy to announce a new version of Rust, 1.24.0. Rust is a systems programming language focused on safety, speed, and concurrency.

This release contains two very exciting new features: rustfmt and incremental compilation!

For years now, we’ve wanted a tool that automatically can reformat your Rust code to some sort of “standard style.” With this release, we’re happy to announce that a preview of rustfmt can be used with 1.24 stable.

Back in September of 2016 (!!!), we blogged about Incremental Compilation. While that post goes into the details, the idea is basically this: when you’re working on a project, you often compile it, then change something small, then compile again. Historically, the compiler has compiled your entire project, no matter how little you’ve changed the code. The idea with incremental compilation is that you only need to compile the code you’ve actually changed, which means that that second build is faster.

As of Rust 1.24, this is now turned on by default. This means that your builds should get faster! Don’t forget about cargo check when trying to get the lowest possible build times.

This is still not the end story for compiler performance generally, nor incremental compilation specifically. We have a lot more work planned in the future. For example, another change related to performance hit stable this release: codegen-units is now set to 16 by default. One small note about this change: it makes builds faster, but makes the final binary a bit slower. For maximum speed, setting codegen-units to 1 in your Cargo.toml is needed to eke out every last drop of performance.

https://blog.rust-lang.org/2018/02/15/Rust-1.24.html

https://github.com/rust-lang/rust/blob/master/RELEASES.md#version-1240-2018-02-15

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 No.870220

>>870207

If you've been here for more than a week, you know that that we're inundated with pointless Rust threads to an extent where there isn't much to say anymore. It's partly their own fault, for allowing the technicals of their language to be lost amidst the worthless SJW talking points espoused by a vocal section of their community.


 No.870239

>>870220

>worthless SJW talking points espoused by a vocal section of their community

thats just about every community in the normie world tho, i mean my opinion of it is meh, but it would be nice to see that shit ignored and have some decent tech talk on this tech board...


 No.870264

>>870239

That would be the dream. Politics is not technology.


 No.870580

>>870239

There was never decent tech talk on /tech/.


 No.870635

>>870176

https://www.facebook.com/careers/jobs/a0I1H00000LCTYYUA5/

>Software Engineer, Source Control

>Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.

>Facebook’s Source Control team is seeking an experienced software engineer with expertise in Rust or a similar systems programming language, to build and improve our next generation source control server. You will help design and extend Mononoke, our highly scalable source control server, optimised for serving massive monolithic repositories. Your work will be a critical part of the daily workflow of thousands of Facebook employees.

As a successful candidate, you will lead a team of engineers working on Mononoke, identify new use cases that Mononoke unlocks, and be instrumental in open-sourcing Mononoke and helping others across the industry to adopt it. Mononoke is written in Rust, so experience in Rust is desirable. A love of data structures and algorithms is a must. We are looking for someone who loves solving hard problems at scale.

>Responsibilities

>Proactively develop server-side source control software in Rust

>Lead improvements to underlying Rust code base

>Work with other teams at Facebook to realise the full potential of a highly scalable source control servPost too long. Click here to view the full text.




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 No.867734[Reply]

What company makes the best HDDs and why is it Seagate?

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 No.870288

>>868453

I secretly hope for exactly that


 No.870290

>>870288

I do, too--except not so secretly.


 No.870320

>>868522

>not even a handful posts that are worth reading in the thread

What the fuck did you expect to happen after such a cum-bukkake'd OP?


 No.870630

All the Seagate disks I've owned always ran significantly hotter that WDs/Samsungs/HGSTs (even when idle) and were always developing some kind of additional problem after some time. It seems to me that the quality of the magnetic medium on the platters used by Seagate is comparatively low and the ECC system must work hard all the time to try and maintain data integrity, which results in both higher operating temperatures as well as reduced long-time reliability. But maybe someone else know more about this and can explain it better.


 No.870631

>>870288

>>870290

You really people would actually neck themselves over something that was said about computers on an imageboard?




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 No.870608[Reply]

We need to talk about Reality os.



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 No.859811[Reply]

Godot 3.0 has finally dropped!

https://godotengine.org/article/godot-3-0-released

https://godotengine.org/download/linux

Along with modern rendering features like PBR and clustered forward rendering, Godot 3.0 also has VASTLY improved documentation:

http://docs.godotengine.org/en/latest/index.html

You can script it with their python-like GDscript, or actually use a Python or C# (or any language that gets the bindings) plugin. It's free as in freedom, and it is hands-down the best fully-fledge engine for game design on Linux. Why aren't you making video games for freedom yet, /tech/?

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 No.870552

>>870503

Nice~ But hey, no worries. Save your energy for the Krita thread if you need to.


 No.870555

File: 22ee5db2ce8f7e6⋯.jpg (91.81 KB, 800x800, 1:1, rYFWTiD.jpg)

So, I keep hearing that Godot is basically an open source Unity, but how similar is it really?

>>870503

Bless you.


 No.870556

File: a4b697d17271788⋯.gif (770.57 KB, 500x285, 100:57, eWGy7AU.gif)

>>865777

>>868242

>>870503

>holy trips

>then comes the angel

>then the baptism by lewd


 No.870559

>want to make one object grab another

>try to link two Objects with a Joint in GDScript

>Joints will not accept anything but NodePath

How the hell do I get the NodePath of an arbitrary Object? I've been tearing my hair out trying to get this simple action to work.

>>870555

It takes all its design cues from Unity except for a Python-like script instead of C#. It really aims to be a clone but with a few small tweaks.


 No.870561

>>870559

So, as long as you know Python, coming to Godot with a background in Unity is relatively easy?




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 No.866053[Reply]

Uh-oh, user-san! It seems you're not in the sudoers file! I-I'll have to report this incident

I-is that okay?

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 No.870094

>>870042

>>870037

You can have a good comic every once and a while even if your body of work is holistically shit. I mean, it's basically just entropy. I think XKCD is so highly-revered moreso because of its kitsch value; e.g. it's a simple tool that exhibits an air of "fun" that you inject into boring, technical presentations to telegraph to people a sense of humor even if it isn't really evocative.


 No.870132

>>866076

When a man speaks the truth...

But what would this make GNU/Linux then? Her younger clone that traded the nicotine compulsion for eating bits of her rotten feet, who has several implanted organs that are redundant and conflict with one another? When she tries to walk, one of the multiple legs give a step forward, but three others, which are each one in a different size start walking backwards, while another one that is barely recognizable as a leg but tries to functions as such keeps kicking all the others frenetically while the user justifies the insane kicking with 'well, at least this one follows the KISS principle more closely, I won't uninstall it'?

Speaking out of love though, I married the bitch and hope to spend rest of my life at her side.


 No.870195

>>870029

IME is only Minix on the latest version, before Skylake, the IME OS ran Vxworks.


 No.870312

>>866562

>whoops, let go of the key too late, logged out

Maybe get into the habit of just using M-d to delete words as that won't end your session. Depending on your use case C-k might be useful as it clears all the characters after point.


 No.870495

File: fd0aa1f047e7f3d⋯.jpg (66.04 KB, 512x512, 1:1, 13806041114669.jpg)

>>867088

>she smiles at you when you turn her on

kek




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 No.869370[Reply]

Been a CrunchBang/BunsenLabs user for 6 years, switched to ArchLabs exactly 1 month ago

>0 stability issues

>AUR support

>pacman is a lot faster than apt

>up to date packages

>i've finally fallen for the meme

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 No.869845

>>869831

kiki is so fucking hot


 No.869849

>>869845

Is that's true, then were's all the porn?


 No.870453

>>869831

what the fuck is a daad?

>hurr hurr bastard joke


 No.870483

>>869841

yeah, another anon pointed that out. i dont use straight arch, id be fucked if i did. i like to mess around with alot of stuff. i use manjaro now cause they have a safty net for fuck ups. the only distro that will move me off of manjaro is gentoo...but gentoo might not like me cause i mess with stuff alot and might break my system. does gentoo have a safty net?


 No.870486

>>869841

you said portage can fix fuck ups. how much can it fix? can it roll back to original install?




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 No.868766[Reply]

Anyone got some? Here's one from last September:

>get call from acquintance

>anon, our computer is insanely slow somehow, can you come speed it up?

>go there that afternoon

>find a prebuilt by some computer shop Sandy Bridge i3 computer with way to little RAM (2GB or something, don't remember) running Windows 10 and 9000 programs at startup

>start to turn off random shit in msconfig

>memory use drops like a brick

>computer slightly faster but still slow as fuck

>thank you anon!

>I get paid rather handsomely for helping them

Later that month:

>anon, we want a laptop, do you know anyone?

>tell them to "go to a computer dude I know, he has a boatload of ThinkPad T420's and those are very reliable, not too expensive and easily upgradeable"

>they buy that T420

>day later they call me asking why there is no internet on that ThinkPad

>go there

>apartment with thick walls, router in living room, so no WLAN signal in the kitchen

>ask if they happen to have a repeater

>yes but we couldn't get it set up

>set up repeater

>internet in the entire home

>they thank me and pay me again

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 No.869760

>>869546

that's unless they have an MS Office class in which you have to learn the importance of the Microsoft Ribbon

I have been to one, it's a bit silly


 No.869767

>>869760

Have you ever tried to use the ribbon with the keyboard? It's soo bad.

I have used it in like a ribbon, so maybe they improved it


 No.869771

File: b93be311cf86dc3⋯.jpg (27.58 KB, 316x410, 158:205, i can't see.jpg)

>>868805

>your content sucks

>T-TRIGGERED!


 No.869777

>>869767

>like a *decade


 No.870482

File: 5312ae7bfebf4c6⋯.jpg (44.75 KB, 500x373, 500:373, 1345766397850.jpg)

>>869657

The amount of times I have heard people say that third line...

These people are so afraid of change that if the UI even remotely deviates from what they're used to, even if there's a feature missing that they don't use, they go into panic mode like you just dropped them in the congo and said "good luck!" with no guide or instruction

one woman I tried to convert to libreoffice gave up when she couldn't find 1 button that she used on ms office, for POWERPOINT, one button was all it took to break her spirit

this is why it's so hard to get ANYONE to drop microsoft, they've so ingrained the ui of microsoft products that having to adjust to any change makes them feel violated, unless they feel like there is literally no other option

I've walked on burning coals to convince people that win10 is literally not an option so that they switch to linux, and the worst they've managed to do since the switch is require me to come over and update it for them, because even the update reminder is too fucking confusing to them

jesus, people don't even want to read what's on the screen and therein lies the problem, they just want everything done automatically for them so they don't need to think any more

I have relatives that bitch nonstop about how fucked their computer is, and they know I fix computers, the kicker is that they don't believe shit I say yet they believe everything they see on cyber crime dramas on tv.




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File: edd9f025a798684⋯.jpeg (262.58 KB, 1642x1095, 1642:1095, TalosIITestbench.jpeg)

 No.862582[Reply]

Anyone else got/getting one?

Pics related.

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 No.869202

>>867746

Why would you pay $2000 on an IBM and put it in a cheap expensive chink case that looks like trash?


 No.869236

>>869202

The looks is irrelevant to the important character which is its function.


 No.869278

File: d4727abea453b61⋯.jpg (165.4 KB, 1000x600, 5:3, 760T-09b.jpg)

>>869201

Personally I'm going for one of these, it's the closest thing I've found to "tasteful rice" without looking like /g/-tier gaymer shit.


 No.869376

>>867128

can you prove it?


 No.870450

>>869202

for the lulz




File: c9eb6db57ef96b0⋯.png (876.43 KB, 1005x485, 201:97, jewgle.png)

 No.777548[Reply]

HIT GOOGLE WHERE IT HURTS

So you want to kill google? And not just kill it, fucking demolish it? Three things need to happen. All of Google's money comes from advertising, analytics, and hosting. To kill google we need to drive up their operational costs while lowering their profits.

Fuck with their advertisements

If you have ever worked with adsense before you will know that the one thing they absolutely despise is telling people to click ads. They want people who are actually interested in products to click advertisements, because only they will be persuaded to purchase products. On top of that, companies pay google per click. If they are paying a ton of money and few people are buying their products, they will pull out.

STEP 1: Go on to youtube, google shopping, or anyplace else with adsense ads in private browsing mode on a vpn or proxy.

STEP 2: Click all the ads you possibly can

STEP 3: Hop on a new proxy/vpn/tor circuit, and clear out the browser

STEP 4: Repeat

???????

LOSS OF PROFIT

Fuck with their file storage

Google stores everything you upload, and keeps it there even if it gets "deleted." Storing stuff costs lots of money, and high speed ssd drives to keep it all on aren't cheap. The more you upload, the more they pay.

STEP 1: Choose a platform that allows you to upload files(eg: youtube, drive, gsites, ect)

STEP 2: Get a file that is at or over the maximum file limit

STEP 3: Upload it again, and again, and again, and again

EXTRA STEP: If you are doing youtube make a huge file with a ton of random music, text on the screen, and game footage. Their matching algorithm will have to go through your whole 1hr + video and match everything there for monitization.

??????

LOSS OF PROFIT

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 No.870378

>>870363

Now YaCy is using 3,6 GiB RAM out of 8, but I set it to do so, and I'm crawling english wikipedia. Network 160 KiB/s - 600 KiB/s. Processor - 20%. Hard drive - 89 GB (1 bilion indexes)


 No.870388

>>870378

I meant milion indexes


 No.870401

>>870378

>3,6 GiB RAM out of 8

wew, that's pretty bad. should i still let my 32 bit server run it?


 No.870414

>>870378

To be clear, YaCy typically supplements your index with other people's indexes to let you search the web, so you're scraping Wikipedia so that you can have quicker access to those results, right?


 No.870447

>>870401

I let YaCy use 4 GB of RAM it's my choice.

Here you have system requirements

http://www.yacy-websearch.net/wiki/index.php/En:Requirements

>>870414

It is faster, but searching indexes of other peers is fast too. Wikipedia isn't all crawled by YaCy network yet, so I thought I can do this (After crawling indexes are shared among peers).




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 No.863470[Reply]

Why aren't people using Bedrock linux? Aside from the slow development rate, why shouldn't I use it? It allows you to use packages from any distro without VM or sandbox.

https://www.bedrocklinux.org/index.html

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 No.865138

>>865099

yeah dont use devuan, hes a SJW


 No.865151

>>863701

Did you even click on the link faggot?


 No.865172

File: d41898c6875ed2b⋯.jpg (18.42 KB, 200x200, 1:1, 040907caa540439ef34d8236fa….jpg)

>>865099

> Well known artist, theorist and hacker.


 No.865182

>>865099

He looks like he's trapped in that bad spot where he has used just enough drugs to develop stupid opinions, but not enough to not care and just drop out of this world and walk around high as a kite. Which is a shame.


 No.870436

thanks, i installed cloveros because of this thread




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 No.869465[Reply]

https://fossbytes.com/ubuntu-data-collection/

>In an announcement made on Ubuntu mailing list, Will Cooke, on behalf of the Ubuntu Desktop team, announced Canonical’s plans to collect some data related to the users’ system configuration and the packages installed on their machines

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel/2018-February/040139.html

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 No.870377

>>870371

>the Internet isn't a project of the US DOD

>the Internet isn't owned on a multi-spectrum scale by the NSA

It's your first day!


 No.870380

>>870377

Don't you dare talk back to a dog!


 No.870402

>>870371

Mr. NSA Agent, are you a good boy?


 No.870407

>>870402

Yes I am! My master pays me very well for my service.


 No.870425

>>870407

>CIA trannies getting toasty

Sad that heist at NSA HQ didn't work out for you?




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 No.857004[Reply]

I have a domain name and want to set up email on it. I know fastmail gets decent reviews but I was wondering what other options there are out there. Jewels search just gives me the usual pajeet-tier blogs recommending gmail or office 365 or some gay service with “collaboration” garbage.

No serious requirements other than custom domain support and some form of reliability/security. Multiple included mailboxes would be a plus.

Inb4 roll your own, i would but I don’t trust my technical abilities enough to not get hacked or somehow fuck it up.

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 No.859110

>>858509

i setup email on some server at work and got it to pass on big services pretty fast by setting up bullshit like SPF and DKIM and other "best practices". maybe it's harder if you have a non-business IP address, is the industry really that retarded though?

>>859105

this isn't even remotely surprising. protonmeme was obvious webscale trash from inception. it's only popular because it's hyped on techcrunch and shit. one of their selling points was "located in underground bunker", which provides nothing of use to the customer, but souds cool and appeals to polniggers. webscale trash is all SJW and employs meme methodology such as requiring phone to sign up, and IP blacklisting


 No.859259

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 No.859307

>>857991

I wouldn't have called you out if you recommended literally any other host other than Azure, AWS or Google Cloud.

You're the new type of faggot that freedom respecting people fought against for decades, "windows is gud enough guyz! Linux still runs on closed source motherboards anyway!"

The push for the ideal creates better market forces for that ideal.

I already gave "one", which was integricloud, you can use flokiNET, endorsed by vc.


 No.870359

>>857021

>>>857004 (OP)

>I use protonmail and it'd fit your requirements.

>Servers in switzerland, mails are stored encrypted and between protonmail addresses sent encrypted (plus encryption support for other addresses)

Go visit /qresearch/ some time if you think "Switzerland" means "safe".




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 No.855015[Reply]

Did anyone notice that youtube just started throttling youtube-dl ?

I get speeds under 100kb/s for long videos and descending speeds under 300kb/s for popular channels with short videos even though all downloads start with a speed between 3 and 4 mb/s.

It's unnerving. I have to wait half an hour for a 100 mega audio for a stupid podcast when under normal circumstances it would take less than a minute.

Changing the user agent does nothing. I'm going to test if piping it through tor solves anything.

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 No.869384

>>869346

>download a file just because someone posted it

do people really do that? learn to search you nigger.


 No.869405

[download] 7.0% of 3.45GiB at 7.69MiB/s ETA 07:07

I think the issue is now resolved. Update your youtube-dl


 No.869885

Yo, don't use that specific thing but eh uh, youtube totally broke my downloader.

Sucks because I ain't too particular about wasting connection on a second viewing, kinda why I got myself a 12tb ftobr


 No.869918

>>869885

What do you mean by "my downloader"? Are you intentionally being vague to disguise the fact that you're a blathering imbecile?


 No.870201

>>869918

I wanna know what a ftobr is.




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 No.869731[Reply]

Have you played with any of those? I don't see a reason to use them (aside from ZFS), but I'm bored and I want to try something novel. Tell me your experiences.

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 No.870048

File: 10ee0cdeef30e90⋯.png (602.79 KB, 591x565, 591:565, 1480776858718.png)

>>869954

>9front is more functional

Well, a butter knife can be a better weapon than a spoon, so it's legit.


 No.870076

>>869954

but muh based bolshevik licesese hurrrrr cuckcuckcuck

t. gplfags


 No.870098

>>870076

we already have three threads infected with license bait, fuck outta here


 No.870100

>>869954

BSD is like going to Russia and the only difference is they say brat instead of bro.

Switching distros is like moving house because you want a different color room.

I thought 9front would be interesting but a few minutes in and I'm typing cd, ls into the terminal. The world of OSes is tiny.


 No.870186

>>870100

have you tried running a mailserver or chatroom from DOS then?




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