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  Thread: Lighter versions of sites
Post: RE: Lighter versions of sites

Also, https://enteentegeh.de redirects to https://duckduckgo.com
pranomostro The WWW 11 4,893 01-09-2020, 02:48 PM
  Thread: Hobbies
Post: RE: Hobbies

(15-08-2020, 04:57 PM)venam Wrote: (15-08-2020, 01:49 PM)vain Wrote: Remember that? https://nixers.net/showthread.php?tid=19...3#pid15683. These were really fun. Too bad we ended up going with the...
pranomostro Off topic 39 13,775 21-08-2020, 09:32 PM
  Thread: Simple encryption software
Post: RE: Simple encryption software

I always liked your project sites. The one for sick (https://z3bra.org/sick/) is probably my favourite.
pranomostro Security & Cryptography 31 15,871 11-08-2020, 07:08 PM
  Thread: UNIX Diary
Post: RE: UNIX Diary

Dear unix diary, I love spaced repetition now (quick side-note: gwerns site is amazing). I use the quite nicely programmed fulgurate and am enjoying it hugely. It's not far away on the command line, ...
pranomostro Psychology, Philosophy, and Licenses 188 135,464 10-01-2019, 04:38 PM
  Thread: Any ideas for a new project?
Post: RE: Any ideas for a new project?

Quote:Diversity in implementations is the key to solid software! I disagree politely: http://www.catb.org/esr/faqs/hacker-howto.html#believe2 Especially if it has been solved well, as in these cases...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 21 10,477 11-11-2018, 07:07 PM
  Thread: Any ideas for a new project?
Post: RE: Any ideas for a new project?

redo has been done already: https://github.com/chneukirchen/redo-c
pranomostro Programming On Unix 21 10,477 10-11-2018, 01:33 PM
  Thread: The impracticality of c & projects
Post: RE: The impracticality of c & projects

@Dworin: I was writing about security applications. With other applications, I personally don't have any objections to using C. Heck, I myself use C all the time in programming situations where it is ...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 26 19,227 08-11-2018, 07:47 PM
  Thread: Any ideas for a new project?
Post: RE: Any ideas for a new project?

Although, after thinking a bit, it'd probably be better if you looked for projects in the open source world that need help and worked on one of these. I don't want to be all like "oh you evil person p...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 21 10,477 08-11-2018, 07:18 PM
  Thread: Any ideas for a new project?
Post: RE: Any ideas for a new project?

Hm, if yall don't mind, I'll do an idea dump of some smaller stuff. erle: Code:rlwrap replacement/enhancement, takes ideas from the fish shell interactive mode -normal readline like behaviour (but u...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 21 10,477 08-11-2018, 07:10 PM
  Thread: The impracticality of c & projects
Post: RE: The impracticality of c & projects

Quote:I don't see any specific programming language being beneficial in security applications. That's like me making a shitty PB&J and blaming the breadmakers for it. I don't see any knife being ...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 26 19,227 07-11-2018, 06:17 AM
  Thread: Linux CoC
Post: RE: Linux CoC

Quote: I can only recommend you to research the background of the author of said CoC, read this blog entry by esr, be really afraid and run as far as you can from the to-be-toxic Linux community. Fem...
pranomostro GNU/Linux 3 3,308 07-11-2018, 06:00 AM
  Thread: Software recommendation
Post: Software recommendation

I half expect to do another search directly after posting this thread and finding an equivalent, but so far there has been nothing, so I'll just jump into the cold water and create this software recom...
pranomostro Desktop Customization & Workflow 14 7,288 07-11-2018, 05:52 AM
  Thread: Bug in Edit Profile page
Post: Bug in Edit Profile page

When trying to edit ones profile, I get the following error message when clicking "Update Profile": Code:Please correct the following errors before continuing:     Please choose ...
pranomostro Community & Forums Related Discussions 1 1,850 06-11-2018, 09:19 AM
  Thread: UNIX Diary
Post: RE: UNIX Diary

Dear UNIX diary, I really wanted to like plain TeX, but it does not even have listings built into it, so I often have to resort to using LaTeX, which is okay, but not really what I wanted. Having som...
pranomostro Psychology, Philosophy, and Licenses 188 135,464 06-11-2018, 09:06 AM
  Thread: nixers community git
Post: RE: nixers community git

Apparently, the web front end is down (at least for me). Gives Code:Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to git.nixers.net. Peer’s certificate has an invalid signature. Err...
pranomostro Community & Forums Related Discussions 86 74,928 26-08-2018, 05:33 PM
  Thread: Help with segfault
Post: RE: Help with segfault

I can't get it to segfault either. Running it with valgrind is also fine.
pranomostro Programming On Unix 8 4,988 28-07-2017, 03:37 PM
  Thread: nixers community git
Post: RE: nixers community git

Nice. However, I can't reach http://git.nixers.net, weird. Edit: It just keeps loading forever. Edit 2: Using Chromium 59.0.3071.115.
pranomostro Community & Forums Related Discussions 86 74,928 21-07-2017, 03:51 PM
  Thread: Build systems
Post: RE: Build systems

Ah yes, make, mk and redo. I would throw in tup for a good measure (http://gittup.org/tup/). What really bugs me about make is that I grew into using GNU specific features, and that it is really hard...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 8 4,954 21-07-2017, 03:51 PM
  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

I am definitely feeling quite productive. After a 1 1/2 month break, I pulled myself together, and rewrote my manpages in mdoc, structured the READMEs, rewrote treat (https://github.com/pranomostro/t...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 398 196,146 13-05-2017, 03:44 PM
  Thread: Tox
Post: RE: Tox

We are still working on it... I am starting again to work on ratox (after a 1 1/2 month break) and trying to get into tox development. I am also trying to convert some people into using tox with me (...
pranomostro Security & Cryptography 9 7,253 13-05-2017, 02:10 PM
  Thread: Ahoy!
Post: RE: Ahoy!

Hello! More burning questions: Tabs or spaces? Favourite shell? Other interests? Welcome.
pranomostro 8 5,306 15-03-2017, 08:56 PM
  Thread: hola
Post: RE: hola

Hallo mein Freund! Welcome to nixers.
pranomostro 9 5,327 15-03-2017, 08:51 PM
  Thread: hi
Post: RE: hi

(13-03-2017, 08:52 PM)bunker Wrote: thanks, comrades Welcome, comrade. (13-03-2017, 03:28 PM)bunker Wrote: + privacy/security + anime + tekken + lofi hiphop Nice range of interests.
pranomostro 10 7,205 14-03-2017, 11:46 AM
  Thread: Compiler Compilers Resources
Post: RE: Compiler Compilers Resources

"the unix programming environment" (in itself a book highly recommended) contains a description of developing a programmable calculator using lex and yacc in chapter 8. mpu has compiled some resource...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 4 3,617 27-02-2017, 03:13 PM
  Thread: The reliability of cat-v.org
Post: RE: The reliability of cat-v.org

I've been visiting it quite regularly and never experienced this. Maybe it's a planned downtime?
pranomostro Other *nix-like OSes & POSIX related 5 4,671 27-02-2017, 03:03 PM
  Thread: messaging app
Post: RE: messaging app

(27-02-2017, 01:13 PM)asyncial Wrote: I also like Antox based on toxcore, which is a really interesting encrypted messaging protocoll. At the moment however, it is still in development. I use Signal...
pranomostro Android & Iphone 21 14,016 27-02-2017, 03:00 PM
  Thread: Your personal (programming) hero
Post: RE: Your personal (programming) hero

(27-02-2017, 05:48 AM)mrtn Wrote: +1 for Stallman Although I disagree with him on several aspects. Politically or technologically?
pranomostro Old school stuff 14 10,292 27-02-2017, 02:55 PM
  Thread: Your personal (programming) hero
Post: RE: Your personal (programming) hero

Maybe "giving up ones life" should not be taken too literally, but instead as "devoting ones whole life to a single purpose". I think that Richard Stallman would fit into that category quite well, he...
pranomostro Old school stuff 14 10,292 25-02-2017, 03:25 PM
  Thread: Keeping a system lean
Post: RE: Keeping a system lean

(24-02-2017, 09:42 PM)apk Wrote: the only way to keep a system lean is by using plan 9 How do you dare indirectly critizising the eternal, beautiful temple OS? Shame on you. But you are of course r...
pranomostro GNU/Linux 13 9,741 25-02-2017, 10:04 AM
  Thread: Hello nixers!
Post: RE: Hello nixers!

(24-02-2017, 09:48 PM)apk Wrote: Quote:The holy trinity of sh, c and go is interesting. They are quite similar, aren't they? however this makes no sense I beg to differ. All three are procedural, al...
pranomostro 14 8,337 25-02-2017, 10:01 AM
  Thread: Your personal (programming) hero
Post: Your personal (programming) hero

The unix history is riddled with different interesting personalities, ranging from original unix developers over important OSS programmers to corporate programmers who worked on solaris. I remember t...
pranomostro Old school stuff 14 10,292 24-02-2017, 08:26 PM
  Thread: Hello nixers!
Post: RE: Hello nixers!

Hi sam (and robotchaos), I have good experience with running 9front (which is an updated version of plan9) on the raspberry pi. The holy trinity of sh, c and go is interesting. They are quite simila...
pranomostro 14 8,337 24-02-2017, 08:19 PM
  Thread: nixers email?
Post: RE: nixers email?

I'd be interested too, if that is possible.
pranomostro Community & Forums Related Discussions 5 3,399 24-02-2017, 08:16 PM
  Thread: Hello world!
Post: RE: Hello world!

I saw you on the suckless mailing list. Also, thanks for slstatus! I'm using it right now, it's really helpful. Welcome.
pranomostro 5 3,647 23-02-2017, 08:26 AM
  Thread: How do you tidy your home, aka `tree -L2 ~`
Post: RE: How do you tidy your home, aka `tree -L2 ~`

Code:/home/adrian ├── bin │   ├── 2048 │   ├── 4img │   ├── 9 │   ├── bauu │   ├── bns │   ├── bu │   ├── burca │   ├── cgdc │   ├── chan │   ├── chv │   ├── collatz │   ├── cts │   ├── dec │   ├── do...
pranomostro Desktop Customization & Workflow 39 27,913 17-02-2017, 10:08 PM
  Thread: What are you working on?
Post: RE: What are you working on?

Did a bit of programming today (after a pause of 1 month) and finished rudimentary groupchats for ratox ( http://git.z3bra.org/ratox/log.html ) on branch toktok. Will have to test them a bit, but I am...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 398 196,146 16-02-2017, 08:34 PM
  Thread: hello guys.
Post: RE: hello guys.

Hello fhee. I'm curious. What does the name mean?
pranomostro 7 4,095 12-02-2017, 11:19 AM
  Thread: an introduction
Post: RE: an introduction

(08-01-2017, 06:54 AM)xcko Wrote: welcome! this message is longer than 17 chars This message is defitinely welcoming gnmn here.
pranomostro 9 4,937 09-01-2017, 07:50 AM
  Thread: Using different editors for configuration and actual development...
Post: RE: Using different editors for configuration and ...

(06-01-2017, 03:05 AM)apk Wrote: ever since i started using bsd i've returned to my one true love and the only piece of software worth using which just coincidentally happens to be a text editor (in...
pranomostro Programming On Unix 32 20,807 09-01-2017, 07:47 AM
  Thread: What distribution would you fork?
Post: RE: What distribution would you fork?

Lunar looks interesting. So it is basically a source-based discontinued distribution with a new package manager. I probably wouldn't fork any distribution, Void is pretty nice, as well as OpenBSD and...
pranomostro GNU/Linux 14 11,750 09-01-2017, 07:44 AM
  Thread: IRC
Post: RE: IRC

Ah, okay, I was wondering why it didn't work. Thanks!
pranomostro Community & Forums Related Discussions 81 62,130 05-01-2017, 10:27 PM
  Thread: OnePlus One
Post: RE: OnePlus One

@jkl: The fairphone wants to be as modular as possible, but it is kinda expensive (500€-ish?). A friend of mine has one, it had a few problems, but they got fixed. It seemed pretty open, and you can ...
pranomostro Hardware talk 9 6,316 05-01-2017, 10:26 PM
  Thread: Using different editors for configuration and actual development...
Post: RE: Using different editors for configuration and ...

I use sam (sam.cat-v.org) for serious text editing, and ed for commit messages and really short editing tasks in small files. Copy-paste in both of them is quite a pain, but I got used to it.
pranomostro Programming On Unix 32 20,807 05-01-2017, 10:23 PM
  Thread: hello guys
Post: RE: hello guys

(02-01-2017, 06:50 PM)archery Wrote: found this forum on xero's website. it sounds pretty cool. It _is_ pretty cool. Hello at the party.
pranomostro 7 3,942 03-01-2017, 09:10 AM
  Thread: Backing up and Deploying
Post: RE: Backing up and Deploying

One thing: I recently saw a quite interesting video about GPG (https://begriffs.com/posts/2016-11-05-ad...gnupg.html) and the presenter stated that one should not backup ~/.gnupg/random_seed if one wa...
pranomostro Servers Administration, Networking, & Virtualization 25 16,231 03-01-2017, 09:00 AM