Turns out you can make a chromebook usable just by removing the chromeos part. who knew.

It's been quite a while since I had a dedicated linux desktop.

Also is also okay.

Got one of those tax scam robocalls today, saying there was a tax fraud case open and that I would be arrested unless I pressed 1.

Even though I was sure it was a scam, it still freaked me out ๐Ÿ˜ก

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protip: when in combat against someone you can't win against, don't fly toward them


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Unsurprisingly, 2021 hasn't got off to a good start. I'm hoping for a time some day soon where I don't see Bojo or Hancock on my TV several times a week.

Let's hope the new restrictions save some lives.

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Yay national lockdown. This is going to be fun ๐Ÿ™ƒ

Happy new year ๐ŸŽ†๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠ and good luck for 2021 ๐Ÿคž guessing we will need it

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Spent two evenings figuring out why my spock framework tests wouldn't work with spring, only to realise I'd missed out the spock-spring dependency ๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™‚๏ธ

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When websites say "use our app, it's much better", they mean better for them, not you.

My site is now discoverable on @pharalia@oldr.uk! It doesn't actually work yet ๐Ÿ˜‚ I'm looking at how to leverage or similar to get inbox / outbox working.


This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social ๐Ÿ˜ It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!