TIL: you can configure a #git remote with multiple push URLs.
It basically allows you to push to multiple remotes at once.
exponential growth is still kind of wild to us
1 byte: stores the number of people in a large entry-level math class
2 bytes: stores the number of people at a large university
3 bytes: stores the number of people in a large city
4 bytes: stores half the number of people in the world
5 bytes: stores the number of stars in our galaxy
6 bytes: stores the number of cells in a person
7 bytes: we have no idea
8 bytes: stores the number of nucleotides in a person
> At one point, the company had even offered $5 million in gift cards to Brazil and Peru, the ACTO member states who originally filed the complaint, to no avail. 🤣
More #NLUUG fun. A Microsoft talk: "VSCode has become one of the more popular code editors. Who here uses it?" In an audience of 100 people, nobody raised their hand. Someone commented "I tried, but I didn't have enough RAM".
the Kilogram redefinition took place two days ago AND I MISSED IT
System do routera x86 https://gdr.geekhood.net/gdrwpl/19-05-14_system_do_routera_x86.html
Back when the GNU project was starting, among the first things they rewrote as Free Software were:
- text editor / IDE (Emacs)
- assembler, linker, and compiler
IOW, they made tools that they needed to further develop Free Software without relying on proprietary tools.
They wanted their project to be self-hosting.
Nowadays, we have more free software than ever, but we develop it using github and Discord...
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