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/mkg/ - Smol Edition

>Buyer's template:
http://pastebin.com/33S1gVkG
>Where to Buy:
http://pastebin.com/8Yku80VL
>FAQs:
http://pastebin.com/M5w7QtKp
>Group Buys
https://deskthority.net/viewforum.php?f=50
https://www.massdrop.com/
>Keyboard wiki
https://deskthority.net/wiki/Main_Page
>Keyset wiki
http://keypuller.com (https://web.archive.org/web/20161101152119/http://keypuller.com/)

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>>70613410
>budget
aliexpress
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I'd like some blank keycaps with a custom pattern, where do I search ?
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>>70613410
There's no such thing as a custom budget, it's a money sinker.
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>>70613471
WASD :^)
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Are XDA keycaps even comfortable to use? From what I can tell they took DSA keycaps, then ironed out all the curvature on the top of the cap. I feel like they're more or less just glorified chiclet keycaps, but if I'm wrong I'd love to know.

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>>70613222
>What proof do you have that Ubuntu has spyware?

>https://askubuntu.com/questions/1027532/how-to-opt-out-of-system-information-reports
>The net effect of telling ubuntu-report not to send reports is twofold,
>It sends a report anyway.
>Admittedly, the opt-out version of the report just says {OptOut:true}, but it's still hitting the telemetry server, leaking your IP and HTTP headers

>>It sends a report anyway.
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>>70613493
The poster for the current OpenBSD version features tinfoil hats. That should tell you everything you need to know about how paranoid the devs are. It's interesting though because security isn't really something that comes first in most software, operating systems included. Linux can be made more safe by a bunch of hacks on top of the system but it isn't designed from the ground up to be secure. OpenBSD is, whether you think they succeed or not. If the devs consider a piece of software as insecure with unknown behavior, it won't get on the system. Which is why you won't get as much software on it, in addition to the somewhat small dev team.
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>>70613493
>Why would someone want to use that?
Because it's the least brainlet friendly. Well, in reality it's not intended for practical use: it's more of a curiosity, and perhaps a learning experience. It's a good start for maintaining your own distro (which isn't a fork of another).
In practice, Gentoo would probably be a good least-brainlet-friendly distro that's actually practical for daily use.
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>>70613637
>everyone spoonfeeding the brainlet
stop, if he can’t even use a search engine to answer his questions he won’t even be able to download and burn the installer ISO to a flash drive.
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>>70613493
openbsd idea:
more features -> bigger program -> more places for bad code -> more likely to be exploited
dont add unneeded featured -> aforementioned problems don't arise

unfortunately many people are accustommed to the extra features not included

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A gentleman's OS
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>>70612241
What did you do with it? Had any neat CGA/EGA games?
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>>70612129
I loved dr-dos. As a child i always wondered why microsoft didnt sue digital research for it.. then i found out they stole dos from them originally.
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>>70612200
Hundreds of options... fucking zoomer
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>>70612613
>microsoft
>suing ANYONE for copying DOS
Microsoft is worldwide champion in copyright infringement and DOS is no exception, is a copy of CP/M. Pic related.
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>>70612742
rest in peace, gary.

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Fuck Windows
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>>70607379
So it updates sometimes. BIG dealll
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Just download O&O Shutup and disable updates. That's what I did and it's pretty comfy now desu family. I don't really give a shit about autistic security nerds reeeing at me.
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>>70607379
they just make it more comfy for you anon
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Linux distros also have to restart to apply Kernel and system updates. Fedora even restarts to install them just like windows.
That's how it works, kid.
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>boohoo i can't use my computer for a little bit while it does important updates
Go outside or read a book.

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What the fuck is his problem?
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>>70612256
Sounds like the average /g/ to me
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>>70610722
he is deepthroating so hard
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>>70608790
literally who
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>>70613562
>shitty
To be fair, he probably shits a lot, given his weight.
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>>70608804
^
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What's the ungoogled chromium version of firefox?
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>>70611745
Don't be a fucking idiot. Browser vulnerabilities are malware vectors, and you want to be using the browser that is capable of pushing security updates in the least amount of time. You don't want to be stuck on some hacked up fork that is days or weeks late to a critical security vulnerability. This means sticking with Chrome, Chromium, or Firefox proper. Anybody who tells you different is wrong.
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>>70611745
Firefox 28 master race
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There are many options for the truly paranoid, but lets not forget that Chromium itself and even the "ungoogled" version still has a lot of Google way of doing things bundled in.

Firefox on the other hand is better from the start. If you object to a particular feature for whatever reasons (ie I hear people bitching about Pocket, but I really don't see why now that it is a non spying wholly owned subsidiary of Mozilla), you can disable it in Firefox without having to fork the damn thing. Most elements have a simple checkbox (ie telemetry, the kind of homepage you want to see etc..) and for those few that don't or you want more assurance for some reason, there's an about:config setting to enable or disable most everything. There's also the Developer Edition which has a different set of (actually useful) open source tools and whatnot and changes settings.

Regarding forks, there's a FSF version (icecat? iceweasel?) that strips out pretty much everything but then don't bitch that your Netflix or other media won't work if you watch streams that use those services etc. Waterfox...I think is still based on the "old", pre FF57 Quantum codebase right? So it uses the old style extensions not new webex etc... which means its pretty much outmoded, especially with new extension development and other features, if it can't use them as well. It was a big deal back when there was no easily available x64 firefox on Windows and prior to Quantum, but I am not sure I see the rationale now. I think PaleMoon is a separate thing (ie Goanna layout engine) now, but is also based on old legacy Firefox stuff exclusively. On Android there's Firefox Focus / Klar ( the EU version of Focus) which is meant for minimal "disposable link following with no history " use which is neat, alongside regular Firefox for Android.

Overall Firefox is "clean" from the start and you can disable anything you personally have a problem without someone having to hack a fork together
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>>70613198
>with that config
what config you fucked up shizo

and ofc everyone who cares uses any user.js already
you think you're telling anything ne?
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>>70611745
>What's the ungoogled chromium version of firefox?

BUT firefox on my PC churns the hard drive. Firefox with a few apps has so many writes to the hard drive that I don't dare use it on SSD (solid state drives).

Looking to buy a mini projector to /netflixandchill/ with the ugly hoes I bring home. I need it to be small enough to fit in my pocket, have enough battery for a 2hr movie, be able to charge while using and be in the price range of 200-300$. I dont mind low luminosity because ill be mainly using it in a dark room at night.
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>>70612671
I've messed with these. You NEED the laser type or it will be blurry useless trash. Or you are getting a standard projector that's not fitting in your pocket.
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>>70612923
thanks for the input. Those exceed my budget tho, i'll probably just wait a while before getting it if it comes to that. Any model in particular you recommend?
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bump for interest
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Mini projectors look like ass. Go big and don't go at all.

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>I got really mad and smashed my phone
>screen isn't cracked but screen flickers and can't turn it on

How do I tell the insurance people?
>a) say i just dropped it but risk them saying "then why is it smashed?"
>b) run it over with my car to eliminate all proof of smashing?
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c) admit you are an autistic shitter and buy a new phone
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>>70613487
i don't have any money bitch
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>>70613720
>i don't have any money bitch

So you want to claim off your insurance, which will increase your insurance, at the same time claiming you have no money, this is the true meaning of autism, just pay for it to be replaced, and don't be a sperg, or get a cheap phone, or get a job that pays decent
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Dear anon: lying to insurance people is insurance fraud. Enjoy getting raped up the ass by Bubba in jail.

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tell me about meme language worth fallling for?

Julia? Hy? Crystal?
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>>70612407
what cool things you can do in schememe?
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>>70612343

I'm not too familiar with the type of computations you encounter in that area, i mostly just work with numerical methods in QM. But if you manually implement algorithms then you'll likely gain signifficant speedups from the the julia JIT compiler. Granted, depending on your runtime it may not actually be worth learning a julia, as something like Numba (JIT compiler for python) can work just fine.
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>>70612343
I have written an genetic programming algorithm and a simulated annealing algorithm and both were very fast, much closer to C++ speed than if I wrote it in R or Python. And it's easier to program in than R, Matlab, or Python in my opinion.
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>>70613310
I think my GP implementation in julia was about half the speed of my equivalent C++ implementation, but I had spent at lot of time optimizing that C++ implementation while I spent not much time optimizing the Julia one. GP is R or Python is frankly too ridiculous to think of because of their slow speeds.
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>>70613338
Can you post some recurses about GP? So far I want to learn it, but struggle to find anything

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Features of mpvnet:

Customizable context menu defined in the same file as the key bindings

Searchable options dialog with modern UI as mpv compatible standalone application

Searchable input (key/mouse) binding editor with modern UI as mpv compatible standalone application

Modern UI using the OS theme color and dark mode

Rich addon API for .NET languages, over 700 available mpv properties

Rich scripting API for Python, C#, Lua, JavaScript and PowerShell

mpv's OSC (on screen controller (play control bar)), IPC, conf files

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>>70599776
Damn, she is so cute!
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>>70612376
Anon...
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>>70610725
Do not know about the no-border, but for snapping just use the default Windows 10 Snap or a third-party window manager like Aquasnap.
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>>70613184
>but for snapping just use the default Windows 10 Snap or a third-party window manager like Aquasnap.
What a shitty piece of advice. W10 snap doesn't snap automatically like mpv, and downloading some third party shit to make normal functionality work is retarded.

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Have there been attempts to resurrect /rs/ that got anywhere? Do you think it is even a good idea?
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bump

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>Not sure what private trackers are all about?
The mission of /ptg/ is to promote the highest possible standards of tracker service by providing members with opportunities for professional development, by recognizing technical competence through examinations and by advancing the interests of its members.

>Have a question?
- FAQ https://pastebin.com/thLgSkNE
- WIKI https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php/Private_trackers
- PYRAMID https://uploadir.com/u/pdmhcfez
- TEN CURRY COMMANDMENTS https://pastebin.com/raw/dBbdE73M
- TEN NEON COMMANDMENTS https://pastebin.com/raw/Ud2pGYaE

Use >>>/g/ptg as a link to find the /ptg/ thread.

Previous thread: >>70579105

Remember the following:

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Does GGn have Japanese games? By that I mean the original Japanese releases of games, not translated versions.
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>>70613788
Yes.
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>>70613784
This user has extremely low intelligence.
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>>70613812
Trolling outside of /b/.
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>Local/Italian ones: BV and Araba
How the FUCK did you get into those two anon?

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Have some of you heard of it, maybe even visited it? It's a Technology+Art Festival in Austria. I opened this thread because I'm interested in going. Maybe other anons could share their experiences.
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Where is it? Vienna? I'm an austrobro, but on the entirely opposite side
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>>70613695
It's in Linz, I'm a germanbro, but have the means to make a trip there.
https://ars.electronica.art/outofthebox/en/program/
I want to attend the festival in September, but the Center and Exhibitions can be visited the whole year.
It looks amazing.
I found it through research(tm)ing the japanese singer Etsuko Yakushimaru, who is like an amalgamation of a crazy scientist and an amazing composer.

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I'm the Director of Engineering at a major software company. When hiring, I always ask the candidates which Linux DE they prefer. If they say Gnome then I immediately know they're a brainlet who can't code, can't handle anything other than a tablet, and would probably fuck the company up with diversity initiatives.

Thank you Gnome for making my hiring decisions easier.

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>2.8GB for 21 tabs
Why haven't you taken the firefox pill yet?
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casuals
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>having 21 tabs open
PEBCAK.
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>>70613602
>chrome
>Google drive sync
Verpiss dich, du Google Schwuchtel.
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>>70612816
I have 100+ tabs open and its taking 2.3GB
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>>70613588
Rude.


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