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Huh, new Toot! posting screen. Seems like a handy update!

Probably a weird question but is there any way to stub time calls for C programs so they always return the same value? Debugging the binary output of a program where part of its output depends on dates.

Anyone out there have the White Book (Video CD) standard?

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The WAV audio file format is an application of the Reykjavík International Film Festival.

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So there's a debatable regression in bzip2-1.0.7. It cannot uncompress some files from lbzip2, which worked fine with bzip2-1.0.6, because of the fix for CVE-2019-12900.

Bzip2-1.0.6 and before had a bug with unvalidated input, which a fuzzer found to lead to a buffer overflow.

However, those version seemed to work for lbzip2 files, which (arguably wrongly) were writing the input value larger than bzip2 expected. - people who want to do code digging appreciated!

If you’re reading Building Git like me and want a Homebrew-installable copy of jit, you can get it by running:

brew install mistydemeo/formulae/jit

This is basically the same as using the gem, but may be easier if you have multiple Rubies installed.

I wonder what would happen if I applied CD-ROM descrambling to the "audio" logged off the digital audio output of an LD-ROM disc...

FYI: if you build your own Go compiler, this commit is a must-backport if you’re going to be building binaries targeting macOS, especially macOS 10.15.

Personally I find the multi-column view far too cluttered, so I'm happy about this.

This introduces the new single-column view. If you have an existing account, you can switch to it by unselecting this preference:

We're back up and running on Mastodon 2.9.0!

Have any other admins heard of any major issues with Mastodon 2.9.0? Otherwise I'm thinking of upgrading

Looks like Mastodon 2.9.0 is out! I'll leave it a little bit for any bugs to shake out, but I'll get us upgraded soon.

Am I the only one who typos it as kuebctl?

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OK, we're running 2.8.4 now! All set for the latest version. Thanks again for your patience.

Hooray, it works! I'm going to bring us up to the latest version, but it's looking solid now.


We're back! To test the new features, here's a photo of a floppy disk.

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