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Finally managed to compile the OpenGL demos for KallistiOS... only took me like an hour to figure out that my GCC was too new and defaulted to a new, incompatible C standard version that broke the inline keyword...

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Randomly delighted by the design and presentation of the Matra & Hachette Ordinateur Alice series of home computers from the mid 1980s.

Along with Melissa Joan Hart's performance in Clarissa Explains It All, this solidified my belief that this is what the typical computer programmer looked like.

... which promptly started an `unattended-upgrade` process that is holding the dpkg lock hostage. Can't catch a break, can I?

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"checking size of long long... configure: error: in `~/KallistiOS/utils/dc-chain/build-gcc-arm-eabi-8.4.0/gcc':
configure: error: cannot compute sizeof (long long)"

And that's why we don't do that on macOS (I'm sure it's XCode's fault somehow...). Brb, dusting off the old Ubuntu VM.

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-resets the "Days since I compiled GCC from source" counter-

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TIL there's a well-documented open source tool chain to write Dreamcast/Naomi homebrew 🎉

github.com/KallistiOS/KallistiOS

(and with a great name to boot - hail Eris!)

Wasn't able to catch it live the other night, but this Porter Robinson set is exactly what I needed today
youtube.com/watch?v=-2WnAQ2RLn

okay, that's not fair, a ton of people enjoyed the Travis Scott thing, and that's fine. it's just that the music and visuals of that were much less engaging to me than second sky is

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it's everything the stupid Fortnite concert was hyped up to be and more, imho

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ICYMI: Porter Robinson is hosting an all-day virtual concert at live.secretskyfest.com/ , including a "virtual auditorium"

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MNT Reform (open hardware laptop) campaign is live: crowdsupply.com/mnt/reform

And here's the Launch Announcement:
crowdsupply.com/mnt/reform/upd

Thanks to everyone who helped and supported us to make this happen.

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Every morning my daughter is on her AmigaPi, painting away in DPaint. It brings me a smile, especially she brings up the text tool and goes "Daddy, look! Like you!" and starts banging on the keyboard.

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TIL: there's a type of battery (aka LR1 or N) that's commonly called (by manufacturers, too) "Lady".

The best reason I could find is "it's sometimes used in vibrators". Is that really it, or is there another explanation?

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This time on #Python metaprogramming: Automatically translating class names to German. asciinema.org/a/FaXxWhZH0U58FJ

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This is among the most important media files I have saved on my computer.

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