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by GekkoP
Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

On the other end, the amount of "best of 2010-2019" lists entering my life these days is really becoming obnoxious.
by GekkoP
Thu Nov 07, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

Oh the beauty of .profile.
by GekkoP
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: HOW-TO (/usr/share/man)
Topic: Emacs tips and tricks
Replies: 407
Views: 29604

Re: Emacs tips and tricks

Code: Select all

(setq-default exec-path (append (parse-colon-path (getenv "PATH")) (list exec-directory)))
And bye bye to exec-path-from-shell.
by GekkoP
Tue Nov 05, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)
Replies: 318
Views: 18786

Re: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)

^ Flat-out masterpiece and a serious contender for the #3 spot in my all-time favourite books list.
by GekkoP
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: joe 2015
Replies: 35
Views: 2205

Re: joe 2015

I know you're out there doing crazy Emacs things, so happy birthday man!
by GekkoP
Mon Nov 04, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography
Replies: 1158
Views: 45714

Re: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography

^ Quite enjoyable flicks, if you're into that sort of things. Silly films, yes, and predictable, but Roberts knows his craft and I want to know more about him now.
by GekkoP
Thu Oct 31, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography
Replies: 1158
Views: 45714

Re: Movies, Flicks, Films, Videos, cinematography

It's so hard to find capable genre directors these days. Tonight I'll celebrate Halloween (which has become bigger and bigger in Italy because we couldn't devise another holiday to dress up and demand candies) with a couple of films from Johannes Roberts. I read good things about him, and I can't sa...
by GekkoP
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

^ Kind of related quote from Steve Purcell (of Emacs/MELPA fame): As software developers we tell ourselves we are using technology to improve the world, but by massively overengineering solutions on cloud platforms we are wasting time and squandering energy. OK, not related to node.js, but fuck tech...
by GekkoP
Wed Oct 30, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

Same here, but I'll keep up my Halloween tradition tomorrow and find some time for a (hopefully good) horror film.
by GekkoP
Thu Oct 24, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Jazz
Replies: 152
Views: 11165

Re: Jazz

by GekkoP
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)
Replies: 318
Views: 18786

Re: BOOK! (Hardcopy edition)

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In between books on Greek philosophers, I need something different to ease the mind.
by GekkoP
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: HOW-TO (/usr/share/man)
Topic: Emacs tips and tricks
Replies: 407
Views: 29604

Re: Emacs tips and tricks

Init time: 0.72521613 seconds

Achievement unlocked, as the kids use to say nowadays.
by GekkoP
Tue Oct 15, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: Electronic sounds thread
Replies: 465
Views: 29699

Re: Electronic sounds thread

Jane Fitz, yeah!
by GekkoP
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:41 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

Fuck region-locking on Blu-Rays, and fuck Amazon how displays the wrong information about it.

(I've probably already said it 1000 times before, I know.)
by GekkoP
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Distros of interest
Replies: 252
Views: 17997

Re: Distros of interest

https://github.com/SerenityOS/serenity

The 90s are here to stay.
by GekkoP
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: Distros of interest
Replies: 252
Views: 17997

Re: Distros of interest

https://collapseos.org/ It is a z80 kernel and a collection of programs, tools and documentation that allows you to assemble an OS that can: 1 Run on minimal and improvised machines. 2 Interface through improvised means (serial, keyboard, display). 3 Edit text files. 4 Compile assembler source files...
by GekkoP
Wed Oct 09, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

Oh yeah, the couple of years in UK (ten years ago already! Damn, I'm old) really spoiled me.
by GekkoP
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: MUSIC SECTION (/dev/audio)
Topic: musics, bitches
Replies: 516
Views: 28394

Re: musics, bitches

Due to more and more grey sky around here, this fits: https://angelolsen.bandcamp.com/album/all-mirrors
by GekkoP
Wed Oct 09, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: INTRODUCTIONS & CHAT (/dev/null)
Topic: /dev/null
Replies: 1283
Views: 54953

Re: /dev/null

How many cups of tea is too many? What a dilemma.
by GekkoP
Thu Oct 03, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: HOW-TO (/usr/share/man)
Topic: Emacs tips and tricks
Replies: 407
Views: 29604

Re: Emacs tips and tricks

I moved my setup to https://github.com/raxod502/straight.el

Yes, fun times.