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Plesk turned out to be too limited as well, for what I had in mind. Going on to research some docker management systems.

First up: portainer

dokku didn't work properly, yunohost is too limited, proxmox too advanced.

My goldilocks zone is shrinking rapidly.

are welcome

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i bet software quality would increase with no loss of ""productivity"" if it was common practice to budget 20% of a developer's time to study

and i dont mean (primarily) keeping up with new tech, libraries, and language features, etc

i mean drilling on core stuff and basics to stay fast and sharp, make sure you know why it works the way it does and you haven't accidentally absorbed any antipatterns

to bring you from "copy-paste and change a bit" to knowing the best way to build from scratch

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Some Mastodon 3.4.0 tweaks 

A few tweaks in the forthcoming Mastodon 3.4.0:

- new users can receive follow suggestions (it'll only suggest you if you've chosen your account to be discoverable, and you don't require follow request approval)

- "Lock account" is now "Require follow requests"

- when boosting, you can select Public/Unlisted/Followers-Only privacy for that boost

- When a post contains mentions of two or more users who have the same username, but on different domains, render their names with domain to help disambiguate them

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No one is illegal! The Detention Center of #Rotterdam has been around for more than a decade, playing a big role in the criminalization and marginalisation of #refugees. A cynical symbol of #neoliberalism, the de facto prison was the first Dutch detention center built with the help of private corporations.

It's a good example on how the pain and suffering of war torn human beings is just another source of income for our rich overlords.

Our home is our planet, not arbitrary lines drawn in the sand or fenced off by barbed wires.

Turn your anger into action: come to the demonstration, show solidarity with people imprisoned in DCR and raise your voice for a world without borders!

30-05-2021 at 13:00
Meijersplein Rotterdam

#noborders #immigration #borders #solidarity #detentioncenter #Netherlands #capitalism

Finally, after 6 years, someone recognized my (other) nickname as a Monty Python joke.

One of the later episodes of the Flying Circus so I guess that's why it took so long.

On one hand, super glad to have met him. On the other, a bit sad the run has ended. 😆

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I am as desirous of being a good neighbor as I am of being a bad subject.
-- Henry David Thoreau

#anarchism #quote #bot

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Give a man a program and he'll be frustrated for a day.
Teach a man to program and he'll be frustrated for the rest of his life.

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Bill Gates doesn't believe in sharing vaccines patents with "poor" countries not because he is a reptile. He is just a capitalist asshole. Capitalism is a shit system that rewards such people. #covid #billgates #capitalism

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quitting gnome for a tiled window manager is very easy, I've done it at least ten times

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thinking about the subset of users now forever trapped in an endless webinar

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Too bad the dutch language has no real word for 'eve', except maybe 'vooravond' but that doesn't fit well if used in the same manner,

'vrijdag vooravond' or 'vooravond vrijdag'.

Not only is it old-fashioned, it just doesn't work, so fuck it. I'm coming up with a new word.

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Just got an idea for using Django as a static site generator but with flat files and NO BRAIN NO I HAVE A MEETING IN 30 SECONDS PLEASE STOP ok fine maybe later

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Tech question: simple CMS/site creator 

My ten year old kid wants to make a website. Of course I can force him to make it from scratch in html, but that's for another time. Now I like to offer him just a way to edit and add webpages. Not a blog, but just static webpages with text and images. Not a weblog.

Now I hear you say 'Static site generators!'. Well yes and no. The problem with (most of?) these are that you can't use edit/add pages directly from a webbrowser, like you can with CMS's. But these CMS's are much to advanced.

So does anyone know something? Open-source, self-hosted and for Linux of course.

#tech #question

Those beautiful belgian politicians, burning themselves so I won't have to.

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quitting programming because fuck the state

Praise to xkb!

After months of xmodmap annoyingly resetting my keyswaps (randomly), xkb is solid for a whole day now.

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Wenn wir uns auf den Staat verlassen, sind wir verloren.

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