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  Thread: The end of a long story
Post: RE: The end of a long story

So long and thanks for all the fish, I'll miss this place. I guess I should finally get around to checking out the irc. Peace.
gmk Community & Forums Related Discussions 19 7,153 09-08-2020, 12:46 AM
  Thread: Hobbies
Post: RE: Hobbies

(05-08-2020, 03:10 PM)jkl Wrote: Probably symbolizing characters with entirely different characters is not a meaningful thing to do ... :) I agree, just something that works for me.
gmk Off topic 39 13,070 05-08-2020, 03:19 PM
  Thread: The Gemini protocol
Post: RE: The Gemini protocol

I have heard some buzz about this recently! I am thinking about renting a server soon, and I most definitely will look into setting up a gemini server. Writing a browser for this protocol could also...
gmk The WWW 17 7,306 05-08-2020, 02:32 PM
  Thread: Hobbies
Post: RE: Hobbies

(05-08-2020, 05:42 AM)jkl Wrote: That would be rather wrong though, because Chi does not equal C at all. In fact, there is no Greek C. Well of course it doesn't equate "C", it is just simply a chara...
gmk Off topic 39 13,070 05-08-2020, 02:27 PM
  Thread: Hobbies
Post: RE: Hobbies

I enjoy learning about ancient languages like Greek and Latin. I am currently writing a text editor, and along with that some plugins designed to help me use special characters and accent words proper...
gmk Off topic 39 13,070 04-08-2020, 06:12 PM
  Thread: Hello all
Post: RE: Hello all

Welcome! What programs/software do you use regularly?
gmk 11 4,662 03-07-2020, 02:22 PM
  Thread: Carte blanche
Post: RE: Carte blanche

(09-06-2020, 10:23 AM)sokx Wrote: - Dylan Araps I 100% agree! He makes some awesome stuff and has been a great inspiration to me. I'm sure thousands of people use his software every day without real...
gmk Off topic 28 11,167 11-06-2020, 02:07 PM
  Thread: What do your usernames mean?
Post: RE: What do your usernames mean?

gmk is a shortening of my real username, "geremachek". I like using geremachek because it is my actual middle name, also it is always available as it is made up and means nothing.
gmk 65 36,569 05-05-2020, 12:21 PM
  Thread: Unix screen-shots thread!
Post: RE: Unix screen-shots thread!

(24-04-2020, 06:49 PM)sth Wrote: STRONG LEAN https://nvsbl.org/img/scrots/424.pngsick. don't think i could get used to everything being italic...
gmk Desktop Customization & Workflow 1,722 1,117,396 26-04-2020, 01:29 AM
  Thread: Hello there
Post: RE: Hello there

General Kenobi...
gmk 6 3,480 11-01-2020, 10:55 PM
  Thread: Favorite Terminal Applications
Post: RE: Favorite Terminal Applications

(05-11-2015, 05:22 PM)October Wrote: screenshot: emacs Is this really possible/Has someone done this? (I'm a vim guy so sorry for my ignorance)
gmk BSD 108 57,995 27-12-2019, 12:07 PM
  Thread: #include <bouncepaw.h>
Post: RE: #include <bouncepaw.h>

Hello Bouncepaw! You mentioned that you like lisp, I have a book on it and I was wondering if you would recommend learning the language. (the book is Land of Lisp)
gmk 7 3,943 17-11-2019, 06:40 PM
  Thread: What software have you made to improve your workflow or rice?
Post: RE: What software have you made to improve your wo...

yaki is an organizer/todo list program I wrote that really helps me organize my ideas for programs and other things. (The documentation is sparse but I'll update at some point)
gmk Desktop Customization & Workflow 26 13,401 21-08-2019, 10:04 PM
  Thread: Hey Nixers, what do you do when you are stuck on a programming/tech problem?
Post: Hey Nixers, what do you do when you are stuck on a...

I've been stuck on the same programming problem for the past week, and I'm starting to think about calling quits. What do you do in such situations when it comes to programming/*nix/tech/life Et ceter...
gmk Off topic 10 5,888 27-07-2019, 09:40 PM
  Thread: What's your favorite book?
Post: RE: What's your favorite book?

The C Programming Language by Brian Kernighan and Dennis Ritchie, just kidding. But in all seriousness, If I had to choose a favorite book it would probably be The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien.
gmk Off topic 28 15,017 21-07-2019, 02:58 PM
  Thread: desktop showcases
Post: RE: desktop showcases

random floating https://i.redd.it/7w1ka542p3o21.png
gmk Desktop Customization & Workflow 11 8,153 09-04-2019, 11:04 PM
  Thread: Three letter usernames
Post: RE: Three letter usernames

(04-04-2019, 04:25 AM)jkl Wrote: Old UNIX systems allowed more than three characters for user names. Anyway, welcome to nixers!Hmmmm. Maybe you're right. I was just thinking about bwk, dfb, etc. I t...
gmk 4 3,399 04-04-2019, 12:32 PM
  Thread: Three letter usernames
Post: Three letter usernames

I don't usually go as "gmk" online. I'm only using it here because three letter usernames are standard on old UNIX systems. Normally I'm "geremachek" everywhere, by that's hard to spell and pronounce...
gmk 4 3,399 03-04-2019, 06:38 PM
  Thread: What is your favorite programming language to program on *nix?
Post: What is your favorite programming language to prog...

I used to be a big python guy. Recently I've started to use (and like!) golang a lot more, I think this is because sometimes python is just too slow. Rust also looks interesting.
gmk Programming On Unix 13 6,671 27-03-2019, 09:36 PM
  Thread: What are your opinions on "replacement" programs for core utilities
Post: What are your opinions on "replacement" programs f...

Recently I've been seeing a lot of programs on GitHub that are rewritten versions of common UNIX command-line programs. These programs usually claim to be faster, and feature lots of colors. Some I've...
gmk 26 7,768 13-03-2019, 08:55 PM
  Thread: ASCII & ANSI Art - The Unix Style
Post: RE: ASCII & ANSI Art - The Unix Style

These are pretty cool. I've enjoyed the more "industrial" designs because they really work well with ANSI/ASCII characters
gmk Unix Related Arts & Image Manipulation Software 50 39,522 13-03-2019, 11:43 AM