Hey speaking of corporate greed, is there a coronavirus Funko Pop collectable, yet?
Murder hornet Funko Pop?
Important ASA (Admins Service Announcement) for Mastodon and generally PostgreSQL admins: Due to some changes in glibc some distribution upgrades will cause PostgreSQL text indexes to become corrupted, potentially leading to unique indexes not being correctly enforced and inconsistent application data.
THIS WILL ALSO HAPPEN IF YOU DO NOT UPDATE YOUR POSTGRESQL, A DISTRO UPDATE IS ENOUGH!
Oh and those of you who prefer @writeas_org I posted my rant/research there as well--
Printers are the worst. amirite?
Computer Printers: 50 Shades of No Way: https://savethis.space/2020/computer-printers-50-shades-of-no-way
So there are ecotank/megatank printers that you fill, versus the waste of cartridges. Looks promising EXCEPT they have the built in obsolescence. A basic error that says some part needs to be replaced, but of course it is not serviceable.
However, I see on @hackaday that one could buy a continuous ink system for an inkjet printer. Maybe that would not have a similar error?
Are there open source printers?
I try to be paperless as much as I can, however, it would seem that my partner wants a printer for her work.
Doing some research, it seems that many printer makers, HP, Canon, Epson, etc. build in obsolescence.
Trying to play Tabletop simulator on my Linux laptop last night with family resulted in a few crashes and me rushing to fix it.
Results: me badly screwing up the @ArchLabsLinux altogether. I am eventually going to have to sit down and fix it or reinstall. 😔😭
@sikkdays One of the nice side effects of free software is that you don't need to feel that feeling :D
Furthermore, I think there is some emotional guilt coming up. *I am paying for Adobe currently, so I better use it!*
This should not outweigh the fact that my Macbook Pro, whether in MacOS or Win10, does not have the recommended graphics card for Creative Cloud apps.
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