also lol tree because ... it's always one level deep 🤪 ... should think before I post but also I refuse to think before I post this my brand now
makes more sense to link to an example file like https://github.com/insom/pubble/blob/master/src/input.insom
Deciding that my static site generator will use a format called `.insom` which is a bit Markdown but also a bit Gemini text.
First time trying to build a parser / tree in Rust. It's a learning experience. Lots of this code is pretty brutal, but I'm having some fun. The current thing for my ~ / Gemini / Gopher / Finger is written in bash so no matter how bad the Rust is, this is an upgrade.
Thinking of the art dealer who during WW2 sold Vermeer art to Herman Goering. After the war he was arrested as a traitor and his defense was that he actually was a master forger and they were all fake. Turns out he was and they were so the court said "cool, stealing from Nazis is cool". The lesson is, steal from Nazis is fine and cool
@dibi58 wow the InfoMagic CD in your header image on your accounts -- oof -- hit me right in the feels 😀
Now to close the most browser tabs that anyone has ever closed.
Just learned enough Verilog to output a VGA signal from an FPGA board that's been sitting in a drawer for two years. This went from overwhelming to actually working in around 24 hours. I'm chuffed.
Call for participants for a workshop: How to run a small social networking site with your friends
On the 13th and 14th of May, LURK.org will be hosting a two-day workshop for groups interested in setting up and running their own alternative social media server.
Free of charge, but some commitment required! Remote participation is possible and workshop language is English! Limited spots, apply before the 15th of April.
For more details and how to apply see:
Boosts appreciated :)
This anecdote from someone who programmed the announcements in Lille's metro stations is lovely, even if it's on the orange website -- https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=30546288
Going to spend my time on the only social media that matters -- the comments section of this one-hour long review of Cyberpunk 2077 by Action Button, where it slowly dawns on people that this is actually just the introduction to a seven part series. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LnBKX_vdYQI
Tower of Babel 2022 pls
~ for breakfast, ~ for lunch, ~ for dinner
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