Finished upgrade to #NixOS 19.09, which was incident-free, but a nice opportunity to clean up and organize my custom derivations: https://bitbucket.org/functionally/nix-derivations.
Upgrading to #NixOS 19.09 today . . . so far it's been pretty straightforward with just a couple of broken packages (qgis and flashprint).
A synthetic view of the Linux performance tools by Brendan Gregg.
Link below is for the SVG version so you can zoom in your browser :
An Experimental Evaluation of the Assumption of Independence in Multi-Version Programming, by John Knight and Nancy Leveson http://sunnyday.mit.edu/papers/nver-tse.pdf
If you take bunch of programs written independently, are you more likely to reduce bugs by taking the most common output?
Free monads of free monads
Short video by Adam Luxton about Dane Mitchell: "Post Hoc - Former nations, extinct species, dead languages, discontinued software…multidisciplinarian Dane Mitchell pays homage to the paraphernalia of the past at this year’s Venice Biennale"
i wrote about my experiences with representing comparisons in my edsl through typeclasses https://empty.town/blog/posts/2019-05-17-overthinking.html
Waves captured using telescopic lenses and an ultra-fast 1,000 frames/second shutter speed during Storm Imogen.
Every time I see the Hacker Ethic praised without critically challenging its shortcomings, I have to think of "Programming is Forgetting: Toward a New Hacker Ethic" by Allison Parrish and wish it was more popular. You can read the transcript here http://opentranscripts.org/transcript/programming-forgetting-new-hacker-ethic/
TIL: #bash provides pseudo devices for TCP and UDP connections:
echo "hello" > /dev/udp/127.0.0.1/1337
echo -e "GET / HTTP/1.0\n" >&5
I'm baffled how I've never discovered that until today.
Why Docker is not the answer to reproducible research, and why Nix may be https://web.archive.org/web/20160513030336/https://blog.wearewizards.io/why-docker-is-not-the-answer-to-reproducible-research-and-why-nix-may-be
Yogācāra Triptych 3
“The external non-existence of what appears in the way it appears”
acrylic and vanilla extract on wood panel, 16" x 20"