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Updated Mastodon instance just now, almost ignoring the instruction available at GitHub release page. Since I did not run "the pre-deployment database migrations" stuff before updating, something might be gone wrong..

In fact spreadsheet of is based on OnlyOffice, which works like a charm 👏

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is not only quite secure thanks to but also usable so much that you will never look for proprietary services again.

how godly BSD actually is (in case of FreeBSD):

# cd /usr/src
# make buildworld

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On linux, you’re admin.

On BSDs, you're GOD.

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Proprietary software environment is an amusement park of services. Someone takes care of you as a customer, as long as you pay fee to live there. If you stop paying for whatever reason, you'll be just kicked out. There's no civil right out there. Money matters.

You decide what to install on FreeBSD. Basically, you're on your own. And this is a kind of responsibility you need to take in the real world.

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Since adopting FreeBSD I find installing pre-build binaries even on source code available to anyone makes me nervous, let alone proprietary software based on closed code.

git pull
make install

This works just perfectly, nothing else being required.

What would you choose?

Syncthing + Storj DCS -> Decentralized file sync with decentralized backup 👼

Finally, Google is scrapping its pay-to-play auction for search providers, moving a step closer to allowing Android users to easily set a private search engine as default.

Still no easy way to switch later though. And still Europe-only. 🤦

Original tweet :

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- formal or informal organized to resist oppression...
- indigenous, black, POC...
- queer, trans...
- disabled, spoony...
- journalist...
- ? you...

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What's your favorite formatting option for writing long posts in text editor a when writing stuff online?

(If you can, #boost this for a wider audience!)
#writing #textEditor #formatting

Update on Freenode staff's takeover of #fsf and #gnu channels, and our transition to

Browser has become quite usable since years when you would need to run Tor binary separately.

If you abandoned Tor in its early days I would highly recommend to revisit it.

Both the network and Firefox, on which Tor Browser has been based, have gotten so evolved that you would no longer feel glitches (like disconnection) in most cases.

🚀 CryptPad 4.7 is now live on!

This version introduces the new Form application to collaboratively create surveys and polls. This is a Beta version of the app with more features to be added in the coming weeks.

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