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Episode 71 of the Jeff Reads His Book is out now! Since I've totally forgotten to post about it in weeks, why not try catching up with this plot (hint: it's bad) and the book's characters (hint: they're generally unlikable)!

My favorite days at work are when I get to use the Win32 API. It's so fun and flexible. And I'm not being sarcastic. SendMessage is the greatest! It's a joy to use!

I've started a little series on concerning my (highly biased) thoughts on certain computers. I've only written two up so far:

gemini://rainbow-100.com/computers/

Reading about how Hacker News commenters would fix double entry accounting might be some of the dumbest shit I’ve read this week.

news.ycombinator.com/item?id=2

Do we have a directory of Fediverse podcasters? Maybe we should start one? If there is not, add yourself here:
communitywiki.org/wiki/Fediver

Episode 71 of the Jeff Reads His Book is out now! Since I've totally forgotten to post about it in weeks, why not try catching up with this plot (hint: it's bad) and the book's characters (hint: they're generally unlikable)!

And I spammed my feed because using ESC as a "send toot" key is stupid (arrow keys emit escape)...

I'll just delete this Mastodon client.

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(over a serial link to Linux, it's really not particularly interesting or difficult...)

I'm guessing it's just an issue trying to support these new-fangled vt100 terminals.

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Ugh, arrows don't work in nano on with a serial terminal for whatever stupid reason. This OS is untested, unreliable, and unusable. I should have used ...

My old composite capture card does pretty okay with the 100 as input. Top line is still cut off to some extent...

On a whim, I tried popping my old Bt848 PCI capture card in my semi-modern i5 desktop. Lovely to see that it still works!

I have Windows 10 machines, Linux machines, and two Macs. macOS Catalina is, without a doubt, the worst OS of the bunch. And I don’t even “like” the other two...

Mounted my MFM emulator in the with a little window so I can see the blinkies

On my desktop I added a workspace switcher to the panel, which resulted in all window manager controls no longer working (maximize, minimize, close, moving, etc.). Removed the workspace switch, but the problem persists. sucks.

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