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Very happy to finally see my coworkers again today.

Was initially super excited to sign up for Software Carpentries instructor training, but now slowly realizing that I do not have enough free time to do this πŸ˜•

I'm curious: what texts do you think of as classic expressions of FOSS philosophies?

Righto, fedi #hivemind, specifically the #Linux one: I need you.
After the Linux upgrade issues on Ubuntu 18.04 (constant crashes), I ended up with a system that only boots to recovery mode, regardless of the kernel picked in GRUB.
Here is a screenshot. Any idea what I could try to get back in?
Boosts appreciated.

Considering buying a whole bunch of old FOSS books, so I can work on a history of some specific FOSS ideas during the 90s & 00s

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I'm curious: what texts do you think of as classic expressions of FOSS philosophies?

I'd be a better programmer if I didn't make so many typos πŸ˜‚

Currently learning django and feeling like a n00b

Trying to get my paper pipeline flowing again πŸ€“

these days I feel like writing ~20 line scripts, but nothing longer

I wonder what library did what to prompt a DDoS on Springshare this morning?

it seems like the same kind of move as the twitter academic research API: a push to corral research process into walled gardens

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I concede that ProQuest's TDM Studio is probably something that some of our faculty will like. Wondering if it works as advertised?

about.proquest.com/en/products

Also, it is a pretty clear attempt to capture more of the research workflow πŸ™„

Looking for recipes on the internet is hilarious. This one advises me to pre-heat my microwave πŸ‘Œ

mastodon.ocert.at

This is a tiny instance.