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>>76128189
Niggers use what ever comes preinstalled
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>>76128189
nigga use mac [spoiler](stolen)[/spoiler] too
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>>76128996
BASED BLACK MAN
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>>76128192
i do
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>>76128189
Nigs use laptops stolen from coffee shops and looted.

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snakeware - a new Linux distro with a fully Python userspace, inspired by the Commodore 64

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zy8NXuzBPhA
https://github.com/joshiemoore/snakeware/

Our distro boots directly into a Python environment, where you can then do whatever you want. We do not use X11 or systemd or anything like that, our window manager draws directly to /dev/fb0. It's fun to build a window manager around pygame, it would not be fun to write a new X11 window manager.

I'd love to hear thoughts on this, especially if anybody gets a chance to try it out. It's still in early stages, but I'm going to continue developing it and I would welcome contributors.
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>>76127307
This is really fun, I'll take a look into it, Thanks OP.
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>>76128743
No
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>>76128852
No
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>>76127307
Hey I'd love to try this, but I'm wondering if you could release an .iso rather than just a .img? I've no idea if that's a tall task or not, just would be more convenient to install in my particular hypervisor, otherwise I have to mess with dd and ZFS block device conversion, yuck.

Looks like a cool project, nice job.
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>>76129189
I like the idea of the project and that would be nice but IMO pip would need to be improved a lot for that. apt does a much better job at managing my Python packages than pip could at the moment.

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>>76130276

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I was saving for a 1660ti... But the dolar value went too high and i need to reconsider my options now.
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>>76125907
a 1050 is inferior to a 280x genius
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>>76130223

US Ebay prices have RX 470/570 4GB models as cheap as the 280X's. Seriously, these polaris cards are gold.
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>>76129709
>>76129790
So I can shit out high quality blender sex animations of your favourite characters from overwatch faster than you can coom.
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>>76130028
go back
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>>76125803
1660 super is better because faster RAMs and cheaper

My MacBook is dying. :(
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>>76128937
Mine still works pretty well. It's a MBP mid 2010; I just put a bit more memory and an SSD. Let's see if it lasts me another 10 years.
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>>76128941
>>76128945
>>76128947
>>76129023
>>76129046
MACTODDLERS BTFO
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>>76129308
baste
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>>76128937
is it because it has no sane way to deal with heat
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>>76129308
bass

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I'm thinking of buying a laptop with the r5 3500u apu. I only play games like csgo occasionally. Will a laptop with that processor suffice?
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>>76129577
It means there is a correlation between drinking coffee and lower chance of heart disease. Maybe you should've fallen for the college meme.
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>>76129806
Are you implying that eating 10 cubes of sugar reduces diabetes?
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>>76129695
>Doesn't get the joke
Anon, I..
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>>76130000
unless = if (I have retardism)
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>>76129695
but tea contains caffeine too anon

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Looking for a non faggy case for my future build is such a nuisance. Why is that the only non glass pannel non rgb gaymur cases left are the workstation/server system ones?

Also post cases similar to pic related.
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Looking for a mid size case with the best cooling potential.
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>>76109456
I'd unironically would love to see wooden cases made from e.g 18mm thick birch plywood
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>>76115181
it's not, the sides of the front panel are wide open
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>>76115181
Just open the door and use the fan switch when you play bing bing wahoo
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>>76102807
>Buying a case so /g/ won't bully you and call you names like zoom zoom
You are a faggot. Might as well get a case in tranny colors to reflect your true inner self.

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>>76129408
This, fucking spergs
>b-b-but my professor said only Times New Roman
>b-b-but section headers must be centered or I'll fail
>b-b-but I want the two images next to each other with text wrapping around and in the middle of them
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>>76129855
When comes to essays is better to have one image per page anyways, any standard for documents does just that.
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>>76128641
>doesn't know what a macro is
>takes 15 minutes to accomplish one simple task
Sounds about right.
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>>76128641
I swear to god if I find you shithead posting in TeX Stackexchange
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>>76129903
I never found out why some people have to put so many images in a single essay. Even a team of five Chinese guys doesn't need as many images in a 7 page essay to explain data structure as your average zoomer does in his 200 words history essay.

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$75
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>>76129528
Yeah okay but does your usb powered heated rubber vagina have 8gb of ram?
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>>76129484
This. So much better hardware in Orange Pi's for actually doing interesting things. The GPU in 4's RK3399 for example can full 1.2 OpenCL at 70GFLOPS, as opposed to RPi4 that has no such capability but can decode video streams real good for peak consuming
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>>76119567
running a bitcoin node is not hardcore computing
do a quick search on google ffs idiot
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>>76124531
>Even the OS is still only 32-bit lol!
Someone actually uses "the os"?

>create partition table to sdcard
>create vfat and ext4 partitions
Vfat is convenient if you want to inspect it from Windows. And it's nice to keep it separate since you don't need to mount it and therefore keep it from corrupting on sudden power loss.
>compile u-boot from sources and write to block 16
>compile kernel from sources and copy to the first (vfat) partition
>write boot script and mkimage as boot.scr to first partition
>debootstrap Debian Sid to the ext4 partition
>????
>boot
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>>76129836
Sometimes all you need is a potato chip that can spit out HD video.

>>76130076
underage

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Kyria™ edition

previous: >>76082722

/mkg/ Resources

>Keyboard recommendation template
https://pastebin.com/33S1gVkG (embed) (embed)
>/mkg/ FAQs (Updated!)
https://pastebin.com/ndVEg3Bx (embed) (embed)

>Where to buy keyboards (Also Updated!)
https://pastebin.com/Rqi24W42 (embed) (embed)
https://keycapt.com/


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>>76122137
Are you retarded? How about a force curve and sound tests?
Box navy, speed navy, crystal navy all have tactile events that go up to about 100g. Nothing more needs to be said there but I can explain why that's undesirable if you're feeling particularly dumb today.
Your fingers can't tell the difference because you're slamming 100 gram keys at 90 wpm.
Never suggest navies again.
>>76114462
Spend the $5 or whatever on 10 navies if you must
you'll only have to actuate it once before you toss it in the garbage
It's worse than typing on those membranes that feel sluggish because it's even heavier.
The only people that like navy cannot type.
Here is an example of what will typically happen when you go from a reasonable weight of 60 grams to literally 100 grams.
Look at the speed of his fingers after getting part way through the typing test.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFviC1uAi0w
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHROHxORN34
The massive and visible reduction in CPM is just navy nevermind speed navy which is arguably one of the worst and most unusable switches ever made. Every keystroke becomes heavier at under 2mm than bottoming out a Cherry Clear before slamming into the plate.

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>>76114309
A fan of AvE? interesting
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>>76129460
Not everyone has the same preferences or finger strength as you anon. I'm able to type 120wpm on navies just fine.
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>>76124437
Geez, this guy shills this meme board with shit switches every day. Get a better job weeb.
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I'm interested in making a custom TKL keyboard with low profile switches.

What's the best base with the lowest price I can use? Low input lag and anti-ghosting is a must. My purpose is for gaming.

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how to refactor else if ?
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>>76129886
>code golf
Wtf is "code golf", do you throw exceptions down a hole or what
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>>76123617
You would do something like this
createpotentialPrime(int *potentialPrime, int val){
int multipleSix = 0;
potentialPrime[0] = multipleSix - 1;
potentialPrime[1] = multipleSix + 1;
}

Then check if it's a prime by doing divisions.
it's one of those problems you have to brute force, but you can brute force in more efficient ways then others.

Morons don't realise that at some point you have to generate a prime table, it doesn't just appear from no where.
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>>76130006
oops I missed a line.

createpotentialPrime(int *potentialPrime, int val){
int multipleSix = 0;
multipleSix = val * 6;
potentialPrime[0] = multipleSix - 1;
potentialPrime[1] = multipleSix + 1;
}
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>>76123978
Sieve of Eratosthenes has a lot of divisions involved and is quote slow to compute.
There are plenty of interesting prime patterns, some better than others.
Some will give you a prime through a brute force method, others MAY give you a prime but are much faster to compute. It all entirely depends on what you want to do with your primes.
The method I used was multiples of 6 + or - 1. on either side will be a prime, but you're not really sure which side.
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>>76125921
>because the specific code being refactored was for primes under 100
Talking about efficiency for primes below 100 is just silly so I ignored that.

>i wonder if there is really a log(n) prime test
I may have misremembered. Miller-Rabin is O(log(n)**3)
>https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miller%E2%80%93Rabin_primality_test
and
>https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baillie%E2%80%93PSW_primality_test
makes no mention of running time though I suspect it should be faster.

>i have no idea what the probabilities look like
They can easily be brought below the "a lightning might strike the computer while doing the calculation" threshold.
So it's not something to worry about. Also, you wouldn't be the first to look for counterexamples and if you know in which range you're in you can often have confidence with what choice of parameters you are already safe.


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Do you guys think MS is working on a Linux-based distro of Windows?
It would be pretty cool if they do, since this will ultimately force all devs to develop for Linux, but I honestly doubt they would.

>https://youtu.be/io15RrkNL8I
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nope
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embrace,_extend,_and_extinguish
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>>76130327
>Embrace open source
we win
>Extend open source
we win
>Extinguish open source
literally nothing would change. Linux's market share would be as is today.

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ATTENTION:
>Many components are heavily overpriced because of CoV related disruptions
>New Intel CPU gen has launched

>Assemble a part list
https://pcpartpicker.com/
>How to non-technically assemble a PC
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69WFt6_dF8g

Want help?
>State budget, monitor, and CURRENCY
>Post at least some attempt at a parts list
>List your uses (e.g., gaming, editing, VM work)
>For monitors, include purpose and GPU pairing


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>>76130109
>Ryzen 3
The ryzen 3 3300X just came out
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>>76130169
then stop bitching. no one knows anything. enjoy your Just Waiting.
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>>76130180
he probably means zen 3
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Hello everyone, I am not familiar with this board and I need to know something

I have bought these and waiting for mail to come in, Athlon 3000G, 2x8GB 3000MHZ RAM and a MSI A320M-A Pro and a RX 580 Nitro+ 4GB

Can I use GNU/Linux with my Vega 3 and have a Windows 10 VM using my RX 580 for it? I have 2 monitors of course
Steam's Proton isn't perfect yet
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>>76130230
>Windows 10 VM using my RX 580 for it? I have 2 monitors of course
>Steam's Proton isn't perfect yet
VMs aren't good for games

Desktop Thread

post ye old linux distrobutions
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>>76120989
what de is this
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>>76129732
Plasma I guess
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>>76129480
Wallpaper Engine, and I had Crazy Noisy Bizarre Town playing on firefox
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Calling the fetch util a "work in progress" would be an insult to people who actually work on things, it's just a throwaway shitpost so I'd have something fancy to show you guys.
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desktop animations!

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Welcome to /fglt/ - Friendly GNU/Linux Thread, rms edition.

Users of all levels are welcome to ask questions about GNU/Linux and share their experiences.

*** Please be civil, notice the "Friendly" in every Friendly GNU/Linux Thread ***

Before asking for help, please check our list of resources.

If you would like to try out GNU/Linux you can do one of the following:
0) Install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice in a Virtual Machine.
1) Use a live image and to boot directly into the GNU/Linux distribution without installing anything.
2) Dual boot the GNU/Linux distribution of your choice along with Windows or macOS. (They suck though.)
3) Go balls deep and replace everything with GNU/Linux.

Resources: Please spend at least a minute to check a web search engine with your question.

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>>76129161
podman (and podman-compose) is pretty much drop-in instead of docker.
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>>76109288
The single quotes (') mean that $num isn't substituted. Replace them with double quotes (") and you should be fine.
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>>76114224
That's just a comment. SSH completely ignores it, it just exists to allow you to more easily recognize keys
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>>76110173
what is unusable about kde?

for the menu, use krunner or the "application launcher" widget/plasmoid/applet (idk the official term) and bind them to a hotkey. you can configure what they index. you can also add web shortcuts in krunner so that you can type <krunner hotkey>4<enter> to search chan too. i've actually rolled a bunch of scripts to use rofi to achieve similar functionality since i couldn't manage to restrict search to specific subsets of the index.

kde comes with dolphin. its highly configurable. thunar is alright too.
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>>76129180
Oh, I meant alternative from containerization. Docker seems to get a bad rap here (probably /g/ autism), so how else could I achieve reverse proxy + services easily.


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