Just rewatched the episode & I had to make this:
I don't really have a caption for this.
You know, I never really mentioned #ncurses before, but can I just say that it's really really really good?
Because it's pretty darn good. It's like GUI but without the bad parts.
Also, these example programs are too good.
Someone on here said something about "non-tech mailing lists"
I was talking a while ago about missing forum sites.
There's probably a reason this hasn't been done, but...
What if there was this forum-ish website software, where, instead of using your email to make an account, sending an email is the way you reply to a thread in a collection of "topics" (each "topic" is its own mailing list)
Built one! Still Can't do an Ollie, but it feels good to do something besides computer science for once.
(Of course, one of my main motives is to better understand how a piece of intelligence "unconsciously" learns new skills via repetition & negative reaction, so arguably this is just algorithm research)
I need looser-fitting pants.
Here's a #meme from my bro
When you assume your audience can do their own research, but realize almost immediately that they probably won't
(taken from #GnuFM's install instructions)
The #Emacs Backyard theme - A colour theme that only uses background colours (for when your current colour theme just isn't annoying enough)
I'm a UNIX user from Alberta, Canada, and I'm a failing computer scientist who works in LISP and C.
Half of what you say will go over my head but I'll act like I have a solution.
functional.cafe is an instance for people interested in functional programming and languages.