TIL – Using conditional entries in .gitconfig to automatically manage #git identities based on the working directory. Nice!


"In the real world, threat models are much simpler (see Figure 1). Basically, you're either dealing with Mossad or not-Mossad."

From usenix.org/system/files/1401_0

I usually subscribe to this idea, unless I have a reason to think otherwise.

I have an impression that people advocating for total privacy in the internet aren't really good at threat assessment and making threat models.

Discord vs. IRC+Mumble debate is quite laughable.

So that you know, guys.

sysmocom.de are kind of assholes. They sell reprogrammable sim cards, but if you wanna change IMSI, ICCID, or any other attribute, they also want money for ADM keys, which almost doubles the cost of the cards.

Also this program has an explicit python2 hashbang but wiki claims it also works with python3. Except it doesn't. What the hell?

Python is a mistake. It's easier to just download ubuntu than to build python software from source.

Because yes, scripting languages require compilation while also lack a decent package manager.

25Gs of logs every hour or so. Shit! How do I process this stuff?

Hmm... Am I correct to assume that Fedi has literally no spam protection?

> git diff | wc -l

That's the way I love it!

Is it even possible to create a qml app without qtcreator?

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This is an ideological, not a technical question.

Why can't I perform an http request in nodejs without callbacks or async stuff?

Gtk-Message: 22:40:43.659: Failed to load module "appmenu-gtk-module"

Electron can't find this thing on , and I don't have my global menu working in electron apps.

Dynamic typing proponents are often too hilarious to argue with.

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