RT @firstname.lastname@example.org: if you wanna be a real hacker, you've gotta use ibm red hat linux and post your code on microsoft github
It's that time of the year again! Explain PR-STV to #OpenStreetMap people.
So that's a new one. updatedb (on #linux) is an annoying PITA that I've never needed and slows down performance.
But this is the first time it's caused my disk to fill up. Can you guess why?
GNU, CoC, rms Show more
The tagging of #LGBTQ venues in #OpenStreetMap could really do with improvement. A discussion is starting
There'll be #OpenStreetMap Foundation board election in December. Get ready for massive flame wars on the osmf-talk list. 😐
Reminder re: Bad instances Show more
So far, the hamfisted attempts at commercialisation of the Fediverse have been ridiculous/mock-able, probably in violation of the AGPL and they just didn't get momentum
But when a slick, user-friendly instance with proprietary code and targeted ads comes along with the backing of Google or whatever, ready to "embrace" the Fediverse (coming soon: "extend" and "extinguish"), we might not have much time to mash the "block" button before it's too late
CoC shitpost (take your debate elsewhere, please). Show more
"We don't want to legislate behavior via code of conduct"
"We legislate behavior via a license agreement".
birdsite Show more
Having a seat at the table gives the table too much power.
Break the table. Destroy the need of it.
Level the field completely, stop forcing yourself into their system of dominion.