I wrote a blag post about the dumb & convoluted way I run Mastodon with systemd's portable services.


If you read it, then my mom won't be the only person to read my blag before the next drive fails and my website is down for another week.

After having been away from Python for a couple months, I tried writing a new Python program and only just now realized how strange it is that the logging package is all camelCase.

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Valve hires KWin core developer Roman Gilg for gaming-related XServer and KWin improvements. Roman seems to have a ton of cool projects in the pipeline, and this makes me happy. #KDE


I got around to upgrading the mastodon instance today and they added polls. Is this good news?

I made a little timer thing in rust that runs in a browser with WebAssembly.

See it here: timer.froghat.ca/

Project link: gitlab.com/sqwishy/super-serio

FYI, some parts of iproute2 support -color and -json options.

One thing I enjoy is filling email address fields with root@localhost whenever I'm prompted to sign up for a newsletter without my asking.

It probably doesn't do anything, but I like to imagine that a machine somewhere at tomshardware has an inbox full of their own spam.

Maybe I'm getting older or dumber but it feels like I can more easily reason about threads than inheritance most of the time.


This is a super cool mastodon instance for super cool people only.