extremely boring post but I have to shout out macrium reflect for being the only polished and free windows software I have used in like 20 years that can reliably image Linux partitions and even clone the current running system without having to unmount it. feels the choice was always between some trialware that didn't work or having to boot gparted from a USB, and I am very grateful for this working software, since you still can't really use dd under WSL
junior fellows getting to have all the fun https://blogs.loc.gov/thesignal/2021/07/all-hyped-up-for-hypercard-further-adventures-with-an-apple-legacy-format/
Looks useful, especially for reading technical PDF documents (where you need to do a long of referencing and jumping around). On HN, the developer promises MacOS and Linux versions soon.
"Sioyek is a PDF viewer designed for reading research papers and technical books "
Via Hacker News [ https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=27893303 ]. For Windows at the moment.
having a "fixing stuff that is invisible to everyone but me" day. fixed a loose mirror on my motorcycle, fixed the loose hinge on our gross ancient tiny 2nd bathroom shower door, fixed some fan noise on my aging desktop, fixed my stomach with 2 Costco hotdogs. considering that this is supposed to be like, the least alienating form of labour, I gotta say it mostly makes me fussy and worn out, but on the plus side my stuff is fixed
Trumpet, Trumpet, Toot! Toot!
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