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I accidentally planted flowers on the wrong tomb. That's a pretty grave mistake

no don’t come over I was just getting up anyway oh by the way someone squashed the pansy on the end don’t know who

web dev, system administration, recommendations welcome! 

anyone know a good resource that concisely explains characteristics of good monitoring/alerting setups for devops/sysadmins? e.g. clear, actionable messages with contextual info, in as few locations/channels as reasonable, high SNR, etc?

i feel like i've read on this topic before but nothing i can find or recall specifically rn, and i think my target audience needs a better writer than me, and/or an appeal to authority, to get the message

Can I borrow your brains for a moment?

Suppose you have a complex application that has backend services (MySQL, M*ng*DB) and frontend Django apps. The frontend apps by themselves are stateless; all persistent state lives in the databases.

when you regret open sourcing Java because eventually your daughter has to learn it


Hello, World! Story time: For the last six months, we were working on pushing our based CMS from proof-of-concept to prototype. The medienhaus/cms will allow members of to create and publish projects and events to the public-facing Rundgang 2021 website.


πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ #Cybersecurity: EU to ban anonymous websites and β€œwhois privacy” services. The LIBE Committee supports indiscriminatory identification of domain holders incl. your phone number in Whois:

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As part of a company hackathon, I'm trying to write a very simple client for ESP8266 (and maybe others). Logging in and sending text-only messages is already "implemented". I appreciate your feedback! PR and/or issue.


Feeling like *such* an adult just now after unclogging my bathroom drain. It was *so* gross. And I'm so glad for S-bends in drains because it was definitely more efficient to unscrew it and clean the U part of the S-bend than waiting for cleaning product to do its thing. (albeit, as I said, gross.)

This has been on my list for a few weeks and steadily getting more and more clogged and it finally hit "bad enough to be worth the effort to fix", so I'm very glad it's done.

Style/language question. English native speakers, if I give you the noun "conviction" and ask you for the matching verb, what's the first word that pops up in your head?

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OMG these messages just keep coming. Need a Bayesian anti-spam filter on my SMSes for the word "voicemail"! πŸ™„

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Do you work with and , such as used for & tools? This might be collecting, cleaning, parsing data, or using data to train and evaluate models πŸ’» 🎀 πŸ“ˆ

As part of my at ANU (not on fediverse), I'm doing some exploratory interviews to help shape a survey. The survey and interviews will help us understand practice in voice, and create tools to help make voice tech fairer for everyone.

Ethics protocol: 2021/427

Would appreciate boosts / RTs for reach πŸ’–

A couple of times of late I've talked myself out of starting vulnerable conversations with people (mostly for fear of rejection). This is starting to get on my nerves. Get a grip, brain!

Anyone a CSS/Javascript expert able to do simple things fast w/only #FOSS? We need to spruce up our site quickly. We've got the Django parts but need someone w/great CSS/Javascript skills to work with us on it. Ideally, you'd have 2 days of contractor time over the next week...

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Welcome to thundertoot! A Mastodon Instance for 'straya