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Greetings, I am Buttery Whiskers, a from New Zealand. I've been a twitter user for a couple of years and am seeking the civilised discourse and community I hear said about 🐘

BEWARE: As Halloween gets closer, police are warning parents to LOOK at your child’s candy before they eat it. Some houses are reportedly handing out Amber bear amulets of neolithic hunters, 1700-650 BCE, found in Slupsk, Poland

Thanks for listening to us whether 14 minutes or 14 years. Our current presenters - and would like to thank the past presenters - and without whom we wouldn't have even started in the first place. 🥰

The one thing that bothers me is how many votes AFD is getting where I live 😕 That’s the people I must presume I see on the street every day #btw21 #noafd

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China wants to limit under-age kids to max 3 hours of gaming per week. Now - we're all for healthy behavior. But this can only be enforced through heavy-handed surveillance and state interference in the lives of the kids. Is there no other way?

Claudio has been working on building up features and refining the design of Kalendar, a modern calendaring and task management software that works both on the Plasma desktop and Plasma Mobile.

Two great things about RSS readers:

1) Disconnects you from The Algorithm.

2) No comment thread arblegarble.

What you see isn't moderated by advertiser revenue, platform bias, or user outrage.

Seriously, get yourself one.

I vastly agree with this from @Edent about names and special characters.

We can throw Welsh names into the misspellings required – Siôn, Siân, Glyndŵr, to name a few.

There are some niggly issues:
1) intermittent selection of the last entered character of the password on the log in screen as you're typing it in
2) failure of alt-tab and alt-f2 (probably as a result of my home partition having been used since KDE4 days

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My main problem was the . This was probably my fault, because I misunderstood precisely how to export and import the data and dealing with my previous custom encryption certificate

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As I've had some time off work, I've reinstalled on my family's main computer. I installed the latest LTS, 20.04 🖥

Installed 20.04.2 on our media NUC this weekend. Took less than an hour and then was up and running again 💛

#FediverseMetrics 2021 #MastoPoll. To all #Mastodon / #Fediverse users:

On which continent/region are you?
Sur quel continent êtes-vous ?
Auf welchem Kontinent sind Sie?
¿En qué continente estás?
Em que continente você está?
في أي قارة أنت؟
На каком вы континенте?
In quale continente ti trovi?
Na jakim jesteś kontynencie?
आप किस महाद्वीप पर हैं?
Je! Uko bara gani?
در کدام قاره هستید؟
어느 대륙에 있습니까?
Sur kiu kontinento vi estas?

#Poll #Vote #FediPoll #MastodonPolls

Just to reiterate in relation to Gab getting hacked, I’m not aware of any vulnerabilities in Mastodon at the moment and based on what I have seen in their code modifications the vulnerabilities they have are the ones they themselves introduced (along with never porting security patches from us)

Curry consumed! We're coming back for season 14!
What should we do with the theme tune? 🤔

The voting is over at for the best Linux/OpenSource of 2020. In the podcast category, mintCast has moved from below the middle two years ago, to above the middle last year, to 6th place in this year's voting, getting more votes than any Jupiter show and more votes than Ubuntu Podcast. Our listenership now averages over 3,600 downloads per show. Our current team came in in October 2018. We have a lot of fun and cover a lot of Linux.

Every time I update @nextcloud, I'm reminded of how shockingly good their upgrade process is.

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This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of 🐘 It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!