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File: e93b5f89cef5214⋯.png (656.01 KB, 1280x720, 16:9, blazechan-wp.png)

File: 5a83d862ca07074⋯.png (143.17 KB, 1247x775, 1247:775, Screen Shot 2018-07-20 at ….png)

 No.944760[Reply]

Blazechan

The blazing fast imageboard engine

---

Current version: v0.12.0

Changelog

The "No update since 'Smas" Update

Many, many things changed.

- The panel application was merged into the frontend. This marks the

beginning of the major refactor that will happen to Blazechan, making

its parts fully replacable.

- A new settings system has been created, which uses database-backed

setting schemas to control board and site settings.

- Many board settings were added. Some are currently non-functional,

but those are expected to be fixed within a few days.

- New capabilities were added to extensions which allows them to now

add their own board and site settings, and extensions can now hook

right before and after a post is created to hook their own database

models to posts.

- Reporting posts was added.

- Blazechan now uses Django 2.0.

- A new document caching system is used, which is application-level.

Varnish has been obsoleted and this new Redis-backed cache is used.

- Some unit tests were added to test the permission system. These will

be extended to test more of the software in the future.

- Thread Updates. This uses WebSocket channels to transfer updates in

realtime.

- A huge ton of bug fixes. Thanks to everyone who found them.

Upcoming Features

- Full Tor support, with .onion redirection

- Theming, User CSS and User JS support

- Purging old boards with no contentPost too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.967809

>>967805

This anon is correct. We should kill projects other than vichan if possible, since vichan is the original code and nothing superior to it can be made.


 No.967813

File: fc0d6f4d4017c60⋯.png (93.33 KB, 720x720, 1:1, IMG_20180911_075333.png)

Need some help with css?


 No.967818

>>967813

It's a feature


 No.969037

>>967813

It's been that way since forever, oops. Gotta fix that.

>>967805

You don't have to post only on one site. Besides, te site is pretty much a demo for Blazechan at the moment.

>>967809

:^)


 No.969065

>967805

1st terry, then this.




File: f200ee7f42ea4bb⋯.jpg (54.38 KB, 620x350, 62:35, alpinelinuxlogo.jpg)

 No.965045[Reply]

Anyone here use Alpine Linux? I'm interested in trying it out, but there isn't a lot of documentation. Is it well supported? Is it as safe and secure as they claim? Is it well supported? Could I use it as my daily driver?

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 No.968623

>>968601

<tfw spend extra time researching which projects have CoCs and which do not


 No.968627

Code-of-merit.org


 No.968700

>>968601

Interesting concept about a coc being required due to some government crap, who knows.

Anyway, seems to have been doing about 2 releases a year since 2010. When was it supposed to be dormant?


 No.969055

>re: FOSS licensing

>For example, lets look at this Alpine Linux bug.

>Quoting that bug:

> To make this topic somewhat more urgent, I’ve received a mail from my contact at Microsoft asking for permission to publicly announce it at Microsoft Ignite in Orlando on September 28th.

>This means Microsoft want to announce that Alpine is now on the Windows Store.

>Why would Microsoft care that one of the fastest growing distributions is now on Windows?

>Because it helps them to advance the message and vision that Linux is now an “app” you download from the “Windows Store,” and run on Windows. The actual Linux OS itself no longer matters, Microsoft will provide that part for you.

>Needless to say, I commented on that bug very strongly voicing my non-support, which will probably kill it since it’s somebody on core saying no.

>But we need to do better, we need to design a license that allows us to fight back. WSL is the threat we face today, and it’s the one we need to deal with now.

>The clock is ticking.

—kaniini 2018-9-13 23:33:19Z https://pleroma.site/notice/5003579


 No.969234

>>969055

lol #rekt




File: 3ef4f79e4c2aaa4⋯.jpg (24.01 KB, 200x263, 200:263, RustProgrammingLanguage.jpg)

 No.961771[Reply]

I got this book today because I usually like learning useless memelangs (i.e. OCaml, Jabashit, R, C#, FORTH, etc.) because there usually is some novel idea to be found somewhere. Now I do realize that Rust introduces the Ownership principle and some other interesting things, but this is about my experience with this book in particular. I am on page 56 so I may very well be wrong, but this has been my experience so far

>Calling me Rustacean at every breath I take

>Emoji's

>Dumbing down simple things

>"Many people don't think of chars as chars"

i read the pages it referenced, he just explained UTF-8 chars and how Rust does strings and how strings are too complicated for most people according to him (projection much)

>"You don't need to learn this now, you'll learn it 2 pages later"

I swear it was worded similarly to this

>"Compile errors don't mean you're bad, I swear!!!"

>"Other languages don't do this!"

Most languages that aren't Python, Jabashit or a C clone have this

inb4 most languages are C clones

Like I said I'm 50 pages in and the author is driving me nuts. I already read a shitton of books on specific languages and CompSci, but god this guy is obnoxious. I read some FUD about one of the authors being an antifag and both the authors being incompetent docs authors but I wasn't able to confirm much. Will this get any better or should I just accept Rust is CoCed Millenial shit like FreeBSD and move on? I actually like the language itself better than C, I just find most material unbearable to read.

inb4 "suck it up, it ain't that bad"

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 No.966754

>>966458

>Threehalfs

I don't know which is worse.


 No.966863

This shit is for kids. When I was in middle school I got the C for dummies books by Dan Gookin. I thought he was pretty damn funny at the time. If I went back and tried to reread it I'd probably want to blow my brains out. I hate cutesy shit in technical literature. I doubt I could handle that rust book. I'm reading Tanenbaum's OS Deign and Implementation and so far I've only noticed one small cutesy joke. Code demonstrating the dining philosophers problem has the comment /* yum-yum spaghetti */ whenever the eat function is called. I can handle that.


 No.966877

>>966512

>a C++ compiler will compile C code and run it as expected

I have actually written valid C code that won't compile as C++. I named a variable "new". In addition, C allows a bunch of implicit conversion to/from void* which require a cast in C++.

>>966458

The thing is, the Q_rsqrt function is readable, if you already know what it is doing. It is not unreadable because it is obfuscated, it is unreadable because it requires a LOT of a priori knowledge about how the computer represents numbers. The algorithm itself is difficult to understand, and writing it in COBOL isn't going to fix that.

In addition, most people can quickly pick up that the max function is WRONG. While it doesn't explicitly state what happens if the numbers are equal, no sane person would consider 5 to be the correct answer for that case.


 No.966879

>>966877

It would be more readable if she didn't strip all of the comments from it.


 No.969045

>>964635

>>964637

What's the book called?




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 No.967049[Reply]

Are distros like fedora and opensuse safe to use? I am running solus as my daily but curious about these distros also. I hate gnome so i could install fedora kde flavor or just opensuse.

Since linus torvalds used fedora and switched to opensuse because of gnome, these operating systems cant be botnet right?

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 No.968699

>>967162

You didn't elaborate for shit, "botnet" is a buzzword.


 No.968967

>>968699

I see you are not mentally capable of understanding what you read.

>i was asking since fedora is controlled by red hat and opensuse is supported by suse company


 No.968977

>>967057

good meme faggot


 No.968980

Fuck off, Kevin.


 No.968981




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 No.967779[Reply]

>be freetard

>school teaches C# in Microsoft Visual Studio

>school sets everyone up with a onedrive (((cloud))) which it uses to deliver all documents

>school has compulsory classes on excel etc.

Wat do? VMs are annoying, especially on an old ThinkPad

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 No.968885

>>967966

>Visual studio obviously is the best IDE out there

JetBrains entire fucking Toolsuite is free for all students all over the world. Fuck off Pajeetard.


 No.968896

>>967966

>Visual studio obviously is the best IDE out there

only for .Net stuff, NetBeans is way better IDE


 No.968919

>be non-American

>school uses Ubuntu

>school teaches C, Java etc

>school uses PDF and not MS format

feels good man


 No.968948

File: 8620283b34ce16b⋯.jpg (18.61 KB, 348x321, 116:107, Smile.jpg)

>>968885

Jetbrains is a decent IDE I guess, especially because of the linux support, but it doesn't compete with Visual Studio.

>>968896

Might be true, however I don't feel like I have a need for a full blown IDE for anything other than .net because of that fancy drag and drop GUI designer etc. Emacs with documentation lookup and IntelliSense-like autocomplete is pretty neat

>>968919

I can actually relate on every single one of these points (except Linux Mint which basically is Ubuntu). Still botnet.

Also

>Java in 2k18

It's going to be obsolete really fucking soon, especially with the shit Oracle has been doing. The teacher told us that 3 years ago they were doing Java in the introductory class but switched to C# cuz it's less obsolete lul


 No.968959

>>968919

im going to school in america and my professors use unix well at least I think it is. only programming langauges I have so far learned and will ever learn is C C++ and (I guess not really a language) assembly. just do computer engineering not cs. you arent special euro fag.




File: 69eda6c4ce2b57d⋯.png (82.83 KB, 198x195, 66:65, wireguard-300x300.png)

 No.960935[Reply]

>"Linus Torvalds" trying to calm the fears people have of SystemDick, shitty unauditable code (note that this is from his mail)

>"Can I just once again state my love for [WireGuard] and hope it gets merged soon? Maybe the code isn't perfect, but I've skimmed it, and compared to the horrors that are OpenVPN and IPSec, it's a work of art."

>US Senator pushing for it

>“In light of the serious cybersecurity issues with the two most widely-used VPN technologies, I urge NIST to work with stakeholders to evaluate appropriate replacements, including Wireguard, for government use. I also ask that once NIST finds an appropriate replacement, existing VPN guidelines and support should quickly be discarded in favor of the newer alternative.”

>Ars Technica and other social media started to start shilling it

I haven't gotten the time to look into the code very much yet, but am I the only one who's getting the creeps from this? Where is the catch in all of this?

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 No.965573

wireguard's implementation is only 4000 lines compared to the massive codebase of openvpn. The fewer lines the smaller the chance for bugs is.


 No.965762

>>961181

>No. Wireguard relies on thoroughly vetted cryptographic primitives. The protocol has been formally verified.

oh okay, off i go to install it then


 No.968922

>>965573

literally the most intelligent thing said in this thread so far.

It would be *so much easier* to hide a backdoor or just an accidental vuln in a codebase as huge as openvpn's than it would a 4k line kernel module


 No.968940

can you trust linus torvalds ?

I dunno, i'd say I was a fan but sometimes he'll say something like this: https://youtu.be/o8NPllzkFhE?t=16m43s which is a little hmmm.


 No.969189

Has any of you LARPers spent 5 seconds looking at the code, the bug trackers, or anything but "he said she said" gossip?




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 No.968915[Reply]

Toplel

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 No.969279

What if the linux foundation was topleling knowing somebody would toplel.


 No.969284

File: 71076ab4819eea5⋯.jpg (58.52 KB, 506x402, 253:201, deamon.jpg)

>>968920

She did what the kernel programmers were too lazy to do. I guess it's somewhat impressive, because most people (including me) wouldn't even be able to understand the kernel source to an extent to be able to decide whether something should be const or not.

The media fucked that up for everyone again by saying shit like "most active Linux kernel dev is a woman!!!!) though


 No.969298

>>969284

This. More media coverage=more non tech people looking to get into tech only to realize you need a good understanding of what you're doing.


 No.969401

>>968920

what is your first paragraph even relating to? it's literally more work to find a bunch of CSRF and XSS vulns than to add a bunch of const to shit. and i agree, those infosec jobs where you just find a bunch of web vulns are retarded.

why are such people allowed to contribute to the kernel? learn how to program at school or some shit, not on the linux kernel. do cianiggers also get in this easy? just change some variable type somewhere claiming it's for performance when it really causes an RCE vuln?

>>968928

it's basically like 'final' OCD in Java


 No.969991

>>968920

Mundane problems and persistent bugs that are never fixed seem like more interesting territory:

http://steveloughran.blogspot.com/2016/07/gardening-commons.html

https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HADOOP-13287

>URLs break when Secret Key contains a slash, even if encoded.

>This whole thing was related to AWS-generated secrets. Those of us whose AWS secrets didn't have a "/" in this couldn't replicate the problem. Thus it was a configuration-space issue rather than something visible to all.

>There was a straightforward workaround, "generate new credentials", so it wasn't a blocker.

>That related issue, HADOOP-13287, is actually highlighting a regression caused by the fix for HADOOP-3733. In the process for allowing URLs to contain "/" symbols, we managed to break the ability to use "+" in them.

>The regression was caught because the HADOOP-3733 patch included some tests which played with the tester's real credentials. Fun problem: writing tests to do insecure things which don't leak secrets in logs and assert statements.

>HADOOP-13287 is not an example of "there are nearby problems" so much as "every bug fix moves the bug", something noted in Brook's "the mythical man month" in his coverage of IBM OS patches.

>And again, this is a c-space problem, it was caught because Chris had + in his secret.

>we had "/" in the secret is because the problem only arises if you put your AWS secrets in the URL itself, as s3a://AWSID:secret-aws-key@bucket

I think I'll try finding stuff like this soon to pad my resume and learn about some tools I've been using recently.




File: 6e7e9f0cfaed478⋯.png (349.49 KB, 483x595, 69:85, 1522279549065.png)

 No.958767[Reply]

Seriously, what's stopping the CIA from implanting their own package maintainers, bribing some or even making their own distro?

Imagine how beneficial it'd be for them to own a Debian package maintainer. Just like that, they could implant a package with a malicious patch into almost every Debian based distro, and there's one that's of particularly great interest to them, namely Tails. But even if they don't own a Debian package maintainer, if they had a man in the right position on some popular Debian based distro like Mint or Ubuntu, that would still be extremely beneficial.

Imagine if some newer, smaller distro was actually started and is literally owned by the CIA. Like, some distro that would be appealing to the kind of people who visit this place (because those are the types of people that would probably be quite appealing for them to monitor), like some hot new systemd free distro or free as in freedom distro or something. Like Artix, antiX, Hyperbola, Obarun, MX Linux or some Devuan based distro something.

Less likely, but possible is Void, but even if they hadn't started Void themselves, Void is starving for package maintainers, imagine how easy it'd be for them to push their man in.

Again, less likely, but possible is Mint, I mean Ubuntu and lots of other distros were filling the same niche, Mint wasn't really necessary (which is why it wasn't very likely for "civilians" to start Mint, like nobody really needed it, so why would people waste their effort), and by that time it was obvious that Linux was the OS used by people concerned about privacy and it was still not too late to start a distro that could one day be the most popular normalfag distro, so they could've seen an opportunity to tweak GNOME a bit to make it look like windows and pitch that to the masses and use their CIA powers to spread it and popularize it; that way, they'd have a popular distro to use to monitor most of the tech illiterate people who switched to Linux for privacy for whatever reason.

And how the fuck can anyone trust Fedora is beyond me, I mean RedHat is literally in cahoots with the NSA, imagine how easy it would be for them to put their people in the right positions in the Fedora project through RedHat.Post too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.967776

>>967744

Funtoo is what Gentoo should've been if it wasnt for too much elitism and internal squabbling by the Gentoo team.

And since SystemD isn't yet a kernel dependency in Debian, bootstrapping with a Debian kernel makes sense since you can get a system up and running quicker.


 No.967778

>compile this shot

No, fuck you. You're the dev, I expect you to release your crappy stuff in a format that is ready-out-the-box. I do not want to spend 3 days fruitlessly trying to figure out why your shitty makefile keeps throwing errors. I mean, FFS! Did you even TEST your makefile?

Meanwhile on Windows, "it just werks" and you triple niggers wonder why everybody uses Windows. News flash: we tolerate Microsoft's bullshit because your bullshit fucking sucks. B-b-but muh platform differences! Fuck off retard, if Microsoft can force all platforms to play nice, so can you.


 No.968598

>>967707

>>967769

what is the point? this post show exactly what devuan is intented to be: a systemd-free debian. So it is normal to see that the packages are entirely from debian removing the ones dependent of poteringD


 No.968616

>>968598

That people say you can't use Debian without systemd as init and that Devuan has had to make huge changes to 'thousands' of packages to change that. Turns out both are untrue - it's almost nothing more than logos and it doesn't let you do anything you couldn't already do on Debian.

Every change falls into one of these categories:

- changing logos, themes, distro name, URLs, email addresses, gpg keys, tooling

- removal of optional systemd support (libsystemd0)

- unnecessary replacement of Lennart's other projects

- modifying xbill to xlennart

- additions of personal software projects

I don't see a reason to remove optional systemd support, but if that's your thing, that's about the only value it has. I'd rather be able to choose what init I use just like any other program.


 No.968861

>>958954

>There's no need for me to check that code because there are plenty of people who go through that in the upstream.

Remind me how well that went for OpenSSL?




File: 2178dc6dfeac788⋯.png (137.47 KB, 720x1164, 60:97, Screenshot_2018-09-05-04-0….png)

 No.965354[Reply]

Brave vs Kiwi

WHAT!

https://panopticlick.eff.org

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 No.968603

>>965394

Heres tor browser with the tor plugins removed, https everywhere, ublock, and umatrix.

This is really the only way to be...


 No.968604

File: d7b8c1e7ba3c32f⋯.png (64.83 KB, 639x352, 639:352, Screenshot from 2018-09-12….png)

>>968603

My dumbass forgot the pic


 No.968608

File: a2fd48531616638⋯.png (297.11 KB, 1588x957, 1588:957, untitled.PNG)

File: 6e703162f2a6708⋯.jpg (7.21 KB, 240x240, 1:1, YG6q_ybJ_400x400.jpg)

>>965354

>MFW running unpatched opera browser on windows XP


 No.968743

>>968608

>your browser has a unique fingerprint


 No.968860

>>966166

Firefox is not exactly trustworthy, and their extensive deployment of shill tactics isn't helping.




File: 8b0b347a9f612d0⋯.jpg (679.04 KB, 1864x972, 466:243, maymays.jpg)

 No.968776[Reply]

This is how Samsung advertises their Galaxy 9/9+. Wow, it's like /b/ all over again had a baby with Reddit, lol. What's going on with companies? Soros talking about having the Internet controlled by 2020. Microsoft going SAAS, Windows already uploading images, sound, recordings, files, screenshots and keyboard input selling it to NSA, now Microsoft uploading all files to the cloud.

Is this the year of Linux?

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 No.968857

>>968808

This is the exact post a bot would make


 No.968864

>>Is this the year of Linux?

Of course, what do you thing the 9s runs on?


 No.968877

>>968810

Feeling the same way that I feel, has been a concept for eternity. The only difference here is in the efficiency, in the same way people here misuse the quote feature.

>greentexting

>still the most efficient way to convey your thoughts


 No.968889

>Is this the year of Linux?

Yes, because all Cloud (TM) servers are running Linux (TM).

>>968877

>duh something something like

Well, isn't it be like literal nigger ""memes"" from twatter or faceberg? What does it have to do with imageboards, /b/ and "that feel" (an 8 year old forced meme shitpost from some polish imageboard)?


 No.968904

>>968889

>isn't it be like

It depends on the context but yeah, generally.

>What does it have to do with imageboards, /b/ and "that feel"

It's the same concept, relating with other people.

>that feel when same thing you feel




File: 5c782ce5a9ed800⋯.jpg (2.9 MB, 2448x3264, 3:4, IMG_20180421_012710.jpg)

 No.932165[Reply]

https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros/blob/master/livecd_build.sh

gentoo stage3 + gentoo-hardened + libressl + X and fvwm + ~/.bash_profile + /etc/portage/make.conf +

CFLAGS="-Ofast -mmmx -mssse3 -pipe -funroll-loops -flto=8 -floop-block -floop-interchange -floop-strip-mine -ftree-loop-distribution"

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 No.968156

>>968042

This is true for packages on the base system.

The binhost has some packages that aren't in Portage, but nothing replacing Portage. https://gitgud.io/cloveros/cloveros/blob/master/binhost_settings/etc/portage/package.unmask


 No.968275

>>968154

>libevent and ffmpeg are the only three libressl overlay packages left

They still use an overlay and there is no mention of that on the git repo.

It's anoying especially for something as core as ffmpeg.

>2. perl-cleaner has no relevance here if you know what you're doing

>if you know what you're doing it's fine

Genius.

>it's literally the same result as emerging gentoo-sources.

Except it's a binary, and it's missing the headerfiles from said gentoo-sources.

And it's being ran external from portage.

>. more rambling/whining

notabug.jpg

>can't find insecure makeopts

"-Ofast -mmmx -mssse3 -pipe -funroll-loops -flto=8 -floop-block -floop-interchange -floop-strip-mine -ftree-loop-distribution

Did i really need to spoon feed you? It's in the fucking OP you blind nigger.

>>968156

>This is true for packages on the base system.

Wrong.

ffmpeg is installed in base and it's built using libressl from the overlay.

Which, again, isn't mentioned on the repo.

You'd have to be a massive fucking retard to blindly trust some shady binary distro from an anon that's held together with barely functioning bash scripts with no real documentation as to what ebuilds are being used to build those binaries.


 No.968287

File: 51204c906c8276b⋯.jpeg (37.7 KB, 600x449, 600:449, 51204c906c8276b08c471a8f5….jpeg)

>>968041

I've been waiting for someone to post something about this regarding changing this to source--no one on the Gentoo forum bothered to help.

But I've never had a use for the Clover-OS settings. Furthermore, aside from issues with hidden WiFi SSIDs, i haven't ran into any issues regarding general functionality; I like that it's an out of the box Gentoo with a generic kernel that works with iwlwifi, whereas when I installed normal gentoo it was a pain in the dick to configure modules to even work.

I wouldn't use anything in the Make.conf tho, other than the -j8 flag, global USE flags should just be kept at a minimum.

>The best advice i can give is to do this shit yourself and not rely on anything included here.

>Just read the fucking gentoo handbook it isn't hard.

I would agree with you, if not for the fact that I don't have a week or three screwing around with a command line to get Gentoo to work, when I could just load up the USB (Rufus is a godsend) and hit enter a few times. A nigga has work, a nigga has school.


 No.968364

File: edfc5dd926c37a5⋯.png (24.85 KB, 1017x47, 1017:47, 2018-09-12-134706_1366x768….png)

Python USE=libressl is now in Portage.

The libressl overlay is almost moot, just 3 packages to go.


 No.968832

File: faa5ff48bebfafa⋯.png (322.99 KB, 1366x768, 683:384, 2018-09-13-024627_1366x768….png)

./cloveros_settings.sh 5

./cloveros_settings.sh c




File: 4ea94ac4efa0e3c⋯.jpg (184.6 KB, 1024x768, 4:3, meetup-march-2014.jpg)

 No.968029[Reply]

Was googling something just now, and came across something curious:

https://nairobilug.or.ke/pages/about-us.html

Kenyan gnu/linux users group

Is Africa the future of open source?

pic related

>show us your abs, anon

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 No.968727

>>968029

>Is Africa the future of open sores?

(ebola-chan.jpg)

...Why yes! Yes it is.... ;>]


 No.968795

>>968029

As someone who was born early enough to enjoy the great Linux age of the mid-90s, they actually look cool-- certainly better than us fatarses at HUMBUG who do a group crash at Pizza Hut. Their shirts are cleaner, too.

I envy how they very likely don't have Furries running around over there. Fuckdamn those guys were a pain with their cartoon porn on the LAN.


 No.968807

>>968795

>Their shirts are cleaner, too.

nearly shat myself laughing


 No.968905

Isn't Kenya the Canada of Africa?


 No.969711

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>>968614

>>968613

shills pls go




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 No.968738

>>968733

Flatpak is shit tbh. Controllers don't work over it. I'd rather just install steam.deb or have them push a snap/appimage instead.


 No.968739

>>968738

Controllers work for me in the games I DL'd from flathub.


 No.968740

>>968739

I only tried rocket league through flatpak steam. Neither of my controllers worked there.


 No.968744

>>968740

That could be an issue with the sandbox. You can override that and give permissions to the application to look wherever it needs to. But I haven't had that problem with stand-alone games.


 No.968745

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>>968733

I really never thought I'd see the day when the Mesa stack was trading blows with Nvidia's blob. It's just a shame Nouveau isn't benefiting much thanks to Nvidia's bullshit.




 No.962208[Reply]

I've tried it all, Mullvad, AirVPN, PIA, IPVanish, free chink shit VPNs, VPN services that offered "lifetime" for 10 bucks months before they went bankrupt, etc., and I could tell you stories about me and a smorgasbord of quirks, features, protocols, policies and the ilk regarding the services I've tried, but honestly, none made me feel very secure, even though I always got pre-paid credit cards at gas-stations out of town, circulated crypto around for days, got Starbucks Giftcards from Ameriburger country, etc. as payments for these. Is there a solution for real privacy other than "unleash a (literal) botnet and bounce your traffic through that"? Most people that do the less legal stuff I know swear by AirVPN because "muh ssh tunneling" and "muh AirVPN exit nodes" but their company doesn't seem trustworthy. IPVanish, PIA and that kind of garbage is just cheap lowest common denominator shit and Mullvad is a meme VPN that literally accepts cash per mail.

inb4 PIA stood up in court!

I'd bet my ass that was a glow-in-the-dark ops so we feel safe. That site looks like it was designed by and for utter pajeetards

How to maximize privacy?

My strategy is:

Circulating between VPN providers every 30 minutes (OpenVPN or gtfo)

Transparent Tor Routing (If your solution doesn't allow for Tor you can take your memeshit and fuck right off)

Connecting to the internet exclusively over anonymously bought simcards (I usually bulk-buy 100 euros in credits for my provider at once, that lasts me 6 months with unlimited internet at 25mbits, I have read the 4G triangulation whitepapers, there are only 2 towers where I am, that means accuracy is only about 1-10km according to my napkin-calculations)

I use a single separate device for checking official mails connected to my name

I bought a lot of crypto in cash and mainly use that for purchases

My private phone runs a version of android I compiled myself (no google and only allowing root access to apps I personally developed) but I do most of my daily tasks on a linux kernel emulator and just VNC into it on my phone

Phone reboots after 3 failed passphrase attemPost too long. Click here to view the full text.

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 No.964623

>>964236

Hes a poltard and therefore full of shit, replicant has nonfree firmware. The modems are probably even tivoized like nvidiot gpus, so even if someone wrote a foss replacement you could not use it.


 No.964836

>>964623

>replicant has nonfree firmware

Fuck off botnet. The only nonfree firmware for the galaxy S3 using replicant is the wifi card. But replicant doesn't include the firmware for wifi by default and instead recomends using a FOSS usb wifi card instead. That's how serious they are about FOSS and trustworthyness.

>>964236

Yes even the radio firmware is FOSS and it is isolated. Its rumored that the replicant project got as far as it has because donald trump might use it. It only supports the galaxy s2/3/4 for FOSS radio endpoint and nothing else. You could still install it for more freeness then android/lineageOS but your radio will still be possible botnet.


 No.964947

>>964592

you are hereby granted the retard nigger of the week award

>>964836

oh yeah trump really cares whether something is open source


 No.968299

>>962208

VPS bough with Monero running shadowsocks or OpenVPN to conceal Tor (yes, even obfuscated bridges are not that secret) and a bunch of vulnerable routers a exit proxies for sites that block Tor.

Don't forget to use different isolated browsers with different fingerprints for different identities. And don't mess them up.

>>963321

Look, look at him and laugh - a dumb nigger can't set up a firewall killswitch!


 No.968737

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How feasible would it be to run two (or more) VPNs at once on the same device? How come I never hear people discussing this? I was thinking you could connect through Mullvad first and then PIA.




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 No.966143[Reply]

All our computing should be reduced to this stuff and left to professionals.

Cut the internet crap. Get outta your hut.

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 No.966170

>>966148

OLED monitors will never take off because OLED's durability is inevitably shit. The future is either Quantum Dot or MicroLED.


 No.966175

I'm programming for fun now, not for money.

Won't change the world, but after all it's better and also cheaper than a motorbike or drinking beer at a football game.


 No.966179

>>966151

>we're friendly and inclusive, please suck our CoC


 No.966890

>>966143

You're right. Computers are bad for me. I'll go outside and eat McDonald's.


 No.968690

>>966148

>trump

>doing something good

pick one

>>966151

this guy is an orphan dont listen to him




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