JanKusanagi jankusanagi@identi.ca

Between Jabberia and the Pumpiverse!

Developer of the Dianara pump.io client. Mageia GNU/Linux + KDE Plasma user. I also use Debian GNU/Linux and Archlinux. Jabber/XMPP chatter, Pumper, C/C++/Qt coder. Pump.io User Guide: https://pumpio.readthedocs.org/en/latest/userguide.html Users by language: https://github.com/e14n/pump.io/wiki/Users-by-language Some tips: http://communicationfreedom.wordpress.com/2014/03/17/pump-io-tips/ And if your Pump.io server is identi.ca, check this out: https://identi.ca/jankusanagi/note/IpfiW7kBQYuXt6H7odMzQQ

  • Announcing upcoming Mageia 5.1 ISOs and an update on Mageia 6 progress

    2016-09-17T21:39:55Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    The development cycle for Mageia 6 has been delayed for several reasons, but now the team has things on track for a release before the end of the year =)


    Due to this delay, they'll be releasing ISOs for Mageia 5.1, a "refreshed" version of Mageia 5 with all updates applied. Also, thanks to the delay, newer versions of key software will be included, like Plasma 5.8 (which is LTS) and Gnome 3.22.


    blog.mageia.org/en/2016/09/17/announcing-upcoming-mageia-5-1-isos-and-an-update-on-mageia-6-progress/


    I've been using this future Mageia 6 for a while now, and it's working great over here.

    Kudos, Mageia team, and thanks! \o/

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  • Plasma 5.8 beta is here =)

    2016-09-15T21:20:55Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    “Thursday, 15 September 2016. Today KDE releases a beta of its first Long Term Support edition of its flagship desktop software, Plasma. This marks the point where the developers and designers are happy to recommend Plasma for the widest possible audience be they enterprise or non-techy home users. If you tried a KDE desktop previously and have moved away, now is the time to re-assess, Plasma is simple by default, powerful when needed. ”


    This one will be a Long Term Support version.

    I'm using Plasma 5.7.4 daily, and it's already awesome! I have to say I love it with the Oxygen themes, not with the default Breeze themes... but that's what the amazing configuration possibilities are for. One size can't fit all ;)


    kde.org/announcements/plasma-5.7.95.php

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  • Mageia sticker!

    2016-09-12T17:39:04Z via Dianara To: Public , Laura Arjona CC: Followers

    I've recently acquired a new PC, and as promised, I've used the Mageia sticker @Laura Arjona gave me on it =)


    Thanks Laura!

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  • Now installing Red Hat... 5.2

    2016-09-06T23:15:23Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Yes, 5.2. No, not RHEL 5.2... bare "Red Hat Linux 5.2", from 1999.

    The first CD of GNU/linux I ever had, and also, the first one I installed, on a 486 machine.


    Installing it now on a QEmu machine... =)

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    @jankusanagi@identi.ca I no longer have the pile of 45 1.44MB floppy disks that I used to install Slackware 2.something in 1994 :-(

    Iñaki Arenaza at 2016-09-07T06:45:39Z

    red hat 2.1 sep 96. later slackware and now debian. I feel old.

    FLWNQWUD at 2016-09-07T20:30:15Z

    I had CDs for Red Hat 6.x and 7.x ... probably tossed them during my move across the pond (US to Finland). Many other distros later (mainly Ubuntu and its variations) I'm using Fedora now that I've started working for Red Hat :P

    Carol Chen at 2016-09-07T22:56:28Z

    I had a 5.2 CD, but never installed it. I used RH 6.1 through 8.0.

    lnxwalt@microca.st at 2016-09-13T04:25:42Z

  • Testing Dianara v1.3.5 Alpha...

    2016-09-04T00:31:36Z via Dianara To: Public , Bd Sn CC: Followers

    Hey there, Pumpers! o/


    Today I tagged the development version of my Pump.io client, Dianara, as "alpha", in preparation for the next release by the end of the month.


    The most noticeable changes, as illustrated in the screenshot, are:

    • Items highlighted due to filtering rules will show reason for highlighting. As visible on the left side of the screenshot, that post was highlighted due to it matching the words "Pump.io" and "Security" in the post contents, which I had configured as a filtering rule previously.
    • After downloading an attachment, a button will appear, to open the file using the default program from the user's desktop environment. So if a post has audio attached, after saving it, an "Open" button will appear (right side of the screenshot), and clicking it will open the file with Amarok, Qmmp, VLC, or whatever your default audio player is =)
    • Added buttons to rotate images in the image viewer. Also via keyboard, with Ctrl+Left and Ctrl+Right. This is mostly for the case of images uploaded upside down, or not taken in the right direction for whatever reason. (Lower part of the screenshot)


    Also, building Dianara with Qt 5 is officially supported now. Note that your system will need a Qt 5 build of the QOAuth library, which most GNU/linux distributions still don't provide. Mageia 6 does, and so does openSUSE (in a separate repository).


    If your system's language is German, you'll also have a full German translation, thanks to @Bd Sn, who got the translation up to date again!


    As always, code here: gitlab.com/dianara/dianara-dev, and instructions to build in the INSTALL file.


    Testing and feedback is appreciated =)


    Cheers!

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    \o/ Lo probaré en cuanto termine de personalizar mi Slackware :D

    GNUstav Huarcaya at 2016-09-05T13:59:40Z

  • Pump.io community meeting today at 20:00 UTC

    2016-07-22T14:10:15Z via Dianara To: Laura Arjona , Alex Jordan CC: Public

    As usual, our monthly community meeting will be on the #pump.io channel on the Freenode IRC network, which is also mirrored to the pump.io@muc.jappix.com jabber/XMPP MUC room.


    Agenda at: https://github.com/e14n/pump.io/wiki/Meeting-2016-07-15 (link says 15th because we moved the meeting from last Friday to today).



    You're all welcome to join us there =)

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  • How many mobile phone accounts will be hijacked this summer?

    2016-07-21T20:39:21Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    “while you are relaxing in the sun, scammers fool your phone company into issuing a replacement SIM card or transferring your mobile number to a new provider and then proceed to use it to take over all your email, social media, Paypal and bank accounts”


    A pretty interesting read, via Planet Jabber:


    https://danielpocock.com/how-many-mobile-phone-accounts-will-be-hijacked-this-summer

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    His previous article nailed it, "A more likely reason why it has become popular amongst some firms is that many lenders want to ensure they have mobile phone numbers to contact customers"

    It would have been good for him to note that Google Authenticator can use shared keys rather than SMS.

    He should watch my online account management presentation :)

    SMS often fails the dead zone test for me.

    der.hans at 2016-07-22T21:05:54Z

  • Latest Dianara (v1.3.4) in Debian 8 (Jessie) Backports!

    2016-07-04T16:59:37Z via Dianara To: Public , Mònica

    Until today, the version of Dianara in the Debian Stable repositories was very old, but no more.

    Now, Jessie users can get the current version from the jessie-backports repo, thanks to @Mònica =)


    https://packages.debian.org/jessie-backports/dianara


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    :-))


    You asked me to do it a long long time ago. Finally I did it!

    Enjoy Debian stability with the newest Dianara!

    Mònica at 2016-07-04T22:20:24Z

    >> Mònica:

    “[...] You asked me to do it a long long time ago. [...]”

    Yes, I did! Thank you so much \o/

    JanKusanagi at 2016-07-04T22:23:50Z

  • Testing Auralquiz 0.9.0 Beta, a music guessing game

    2016-07-02T23:45:58Z via Dianara To: Public , Miguel Anxo Bouzada

    Release frenzy! Hot on the heels of my other recent releases, Dianara and AkariXB (which, by the way, work on FreeBSD!)...


    It's been a really long time since I released the current stable version of Auralquiz, my music guessing game, and it's about time for a new release, updated for Qt 5, and with fixes all over the place. Some wider testing would be nice!


    Auralquiz is a simple game which checks all your audio files from the folder you want, reads their tags looking for artist/title information, and then asks you a series of questions about the artist or the title of the currently playing song. Only a short piece is played as a clue.



    Git repo is at https://gitlab.com/auralquiz/auralquiz-dev.


    If you prefer, here's a tarball for the 0.9.0 beta snapshot, but the git repo already has a few improvements.


    The INSTALL file has details on the build process and the needed dependencies. Those are basically Qt 5.x, Phonon4qt5, and any decently recent version of TagLib. You'll also need a Phonon4qt5 backend, ideally Phonon-VLC. It can be built with Qt 4.8, but it would be great if people can test it with Qt 5. Plus, you know, Qt 4 is end-of-life =)



    More information: https://jancoding.wordpress.com/auralquiz/


    Cheers! o/

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  • AkariXB v0.4 is out!

    2016-06-27T18:40:53Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Back in March, I introduced a new project, AkariXB, which is a bot for the decentralized jabber/XMPP network, and today I'm releasing version 0.4!


    The main changes for this release include:

    • New Keyword (dictionary-like) command type.
    • New Alias command type.
    • Basic variable replacement in replies. If a command reply contains {a|b|c}, one of the three characters will replace the whole thing, at random.
    • Basic activity handling.
    • Option to reply to commands always in private.
    • Support for password-protected MUCs.
    • Configurable popup notifications.
    • Configurable XMPP keepalive timeout.


    The source code for this release can be downloaded from linux-apps.com, part of the opendesktop.org network.

    They're in the middle of a big migration/renovation, so if the "Download" button doesn't work for you, scroll down to the "Files" section and get it from there ;)

    Development repository is at gitlab.com/akarixb/akarixb-dev. At this time, using the development version is probably better.


    The main dependencies are Qt and the QXmpp library. Qt 5.x is preferred. Building with Qt 4.8 still works at this time, but it's not officially supported. Most GNU distributions have QXmpp built for Qt 5 anyway.

    I hope this can be included in some GNU distributions soon, but for now, you'll need to build it yourself ;)

    UPDATE: It's already in Mageia 6's repositories \o/


    Cheers! o/


    https://jancoding.wordpress.com/2016/06/27/akarixb-v0-4-a-jabberxmpp-bot-released/

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    Uff @Colegota, que lio me haces al responder dentro de la cita...


    Veamos...


    >> Colegota:

    “Sí, es eso mismo. Lo que pasa es que en el que he visto yo, la palabra era bot_help en lugar de !info.”

    Bueno, !info era un ejemplo.

    Tu puedes definir que palabra usar para el comando, y que tipo de respuestas tendra. Tambien puedes definir el prefijo para que no sea "!", sino "#", "@", o lo que sea.



    >> Colegota:

    “Tengo una sala de un huerto comunitario. Quiero que a las 8 de la mañana y de la tarde el bot pregunte "¿Quién viene a regarme?". :)
    Y cuando haya alguna actividad programada pues lo mismo, "Recordad que tenemos asamblea mañana a las 9h" (por ejemplo).
    ¿Eso lo hacen las actividades?”

    La primera parte si.

    Puedes definir una actividad con probabilidad 100% en el rango de tiempo 8:00~8:30 por ejemplo, y rango de fechas de todo el año, y poner uno o mas mensajes de "inicio de actividad", para que diga uno al azar.


    En "enviar mensajes a...", pondrias "JID especifico" y pones el JID de la sala en cuestion.


    De manera similar, podrias hacer lo segundo, concretando mucho el rango de fecha, pero puede ser un poco coñazo.


    Pero bueno, lo dicho, como apaño...



    >> Colegota:

    “Me refiero a que AkariXB necista las Qt para ejecutarse, por lo que lo puedo tener en el PC. Pero no sé si es una interfaz para programar algo o tiene que estar ejecutándose AkariXB 24h en mi pc.
    Tengo un NAS con conexión a Internet y un VPS donde alojar cosas, pero la duda es esa. ¿Desde dónde se hace la conexión con la sala, desde mi pc o se puede controlar algo en un servidor externo?”

    Supongo que no has visto los 2 posts del blog, porque en el anterior lo explicaba... El GUI es el bot, y el bot es el GUI, asi que el bot necesita una maquina con el framework Qt instalado, y una interfaz grafica funcionando.


    Asi que no, no creo que puedas tenerlo en un VPS, salvo que dicho VPS te permita tener Xorg en marcha.


    En un futuro quiza separe el GUI del "core", pero por ahora, es asi.



    >> Colegota:

    “¿Entonces no puedo instalarlo hasta que no salga la 6? Lo de actualizar a Cauldron, mejor no.”

    Bueno, puedes hacer como yo: compilar tambien QXMPP, que es muy facil. Si eres capaz de compilar esto, o Dianara, compilar QXMPP es igual de simple, o mas.


    Y como digo, es posible que los paquetes de QXMPP de Cauldron te valgan en Mageia 5, pero yo no lo he probado.

    Eso si, si pruebas esa via, ya te digo que QXMPP de Cauldron esta compilado con Qt 5.x, asi que deberas compilar AkariXB tambien con Qt 5.

    JanKusanagi at 2016-06-28T17:42:29Z

    >> JanKusanagi:

    >> Colegota:
    “Me refiero a que AkariXB necista las Qt para ejecutarse, por lo que lo puedo tener en el PC. Pero no sé si es una interfaz para programar algo o tiene que estar ejecutándose AkariXB 24h en mi pc.
    Tengo un NAS con conexión a Internet y un VPS donde alojar cosas, pero la duda es esa. ¿Desde dónde se hace la conexión con la sala, desde mi pc o se puede controlar algo en un servidor externo?”
    Supongo que no has visto los 2 posts del blog, porque en el anterior lo explicaba... El GUI es el bot, y el bot es el GUI, asi que el bot necesita una maquina con el framework Qt instalado, y una interfaz grafica funcionando.

    Asi que no, no creo que puedas tenerlo en un VPS, salvo que dicho VPS te permita tener Xorg en marcha.

    En un futuro quiza separe el GUI del "core", pero por ahora, es asi.

    Pues eso. Que no puedo tener un pc 24h. :(

    Pero bueno, seguiré atento...

    Colegota at 2016-06-28T17:55:25Z

    >> Colegota:

    “[...] Pues eso. Que no puedo tener un pc 24h. [...]”

    Bueno, quien dice un PC, dice una Raspi enana consumiendo nah y menos xD

    JanKusanagi at 2016-06-28T17:57:15Z

    A little bird told me this will soon be available in Mageia Cauldron's repos (future Mageia 6).


    \o/

    JanKusanagi at 2016-06-29T13:36:32Z

  • Plasma 5.7 Beta is out!

    2016-06-18T15:22:33Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Thursday, 16 June 2016. Today KDE releases a beta update to its desktop software, Plasma 5.7.

    More Refined Breeze Experience


    This release brings an all-new login screen design completing the Breeze startup experience we trialed in Plasma 5.6. The layout has been tidied up and is more suitable for workstations that are part of a domain or company network. The Air and Oxygen Plasma themes which we still fully support for users that prefer a more three-dimensional design have also been improved.


    For improved accessibility, Breeze icons within applications are now tinted depending on the color scheme, similarly to how it's done within Plasma. This resolves situations where our default dark icons might show up on dark surfaces.



    Improved Workflows


    In our previous release we added Jump List Actions for quicker access to certain tasks within an application. This has feature has been extended and those actions are also found through KRunner now.


    Plasma 5.7 marks the return of the agenda view in the calendar, which provides a quick and easily accessible overview of upcoming appointments and holidays.



    Many improvements have been added to the Volume Control applet: it gained the ability to control volume on a per-application basis and allows you to move application output between devices using drag and drop. Also implemented is the ability to raise the volume above 100%.





    More at: https://dot.kde.org/2016/06/17/kde-plasma-57-beta =)

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  • Dianara v1.3.4 is out!!

    2016-06-16T00:05:45Z via Dianara To: Public , XRevan86 , Filipe Saraiva , Mònica

    Once again, a new release of Dianara, my desktop client for the Pump.io social network.


    The screenshot shows two of the main changes in this version:

    1. If you’re not at the top of the main timeline, Dianara will consider you’re reading, and the timeline will not be updated automatically. Instead, a banner notification will appear below, to avoid interrupting you.
    2. The “snippets” feature now has an additional snippets limit setting, for snippets of highlighted activities. The default limit for snippets of regular activities has been reduced, and therefore, the snippets feature has been enabled by default, making the Meanwhile feed more informative. You can get the old behavior easily in the settings, if you want.

    [...]


    Full announcement: https://jancoding.wordpress.com/2016/06/11/dianara-pump-client-v1-3-4-is-out/

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    Already available on Debian Sid, thanks to @Mònica, and Archlinux's AUR, thanks to @Eugenio M. Vigo.


    Thanks to both!! \o/


    P.S.- If Archlinux users want to have it in regular repos, please vote for the AUR package =)

    JanKusanagi at 2016-06-16T23:49:44Z

    updated in Parabola’s community repo: https://www.parabola.nu/packages/pcr/x86_64/dianara/

    “Clicking “Comment” in posts will show an option to check for comments, if the post doesn’t have (or show) any comments yet.”

    tee hee :D

    Kete Foy at 2016-06-24T01:00:54Z

  • The true awakening of XMPP

    2016-06-07T22:52:21Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    “2016 is definitely the year of the awakening of XMPP. It is already mid-year, but here is what happened already, and what we can do next.

    [...]”


    nyco.wordpress.com/2016/06/07/the-true-awakening-of-xmpp


    Via Planet Jabber.


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    Me encanta la presentación de Matt Wild. Dice:


     

    “What do users need? Freedom, Security, Privacy, Reliability.

    What do users want? Easy registration, Stickers, Cat GIFs, Their friends”


    CUENTA NO ACTIVA at 2016-06-08T09:24:03Z

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    El escrito de Daniel Gultsch es un buen texto para ponerse al día del estado actual de XMPP.

    CUENTA NO ACTIVA at 2016-06-08T09:28:06Z

    >> Colegota:

    “Fale, pero yo ya lo había dicho...
    http://www.fotolibre.org/albums/colegota/pelis/trailer-xmpp-c01.ogg
    ;)”

    Cuanto "daño" hace Star Wars :-D

    CUENTA NO ACTIVA at 2016-06-09T06:04:39Z

  • Guide for migrations from GTK+ to Qt

    2016-05-30T14:47:06Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    One of the developers of the LXDE, and now LXQt, environments started a few years ago a guide for people who already know GTK+ and want to port their programs to Qt.


    It seems very interesting and could probably be useful to many developers.



    http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Migrate_from_GTK+_to_Qt

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  • Testing Dianara v1.3.4 Alpha (now RC)

    2016-05-11T15:32:31Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Hi there, pumpiverse! o/


    I've tagged the development version of Dianara, my Pump.io client, as "alpha", in preparation for a release by the end of the month, hopefully.


    The most noticeable changes are these two:

    • Automatic timeline updates will avoid interrupting the user. If you're in the middle of the timeline page (or not on the first page at all), and the time for the auto-update comes, you'll see a 'banner' message appear below the timeline, and the update will not happen. You can ignore it, close it, or update from there at any time. Updating will take you to the top, too.

    • Different snippet limits for regular and highlighted activities. These are used in the minor feeds. Up until now, the default was to show these snippets only for highlighted activies. Now you can set up a different character limit for regular and highlighted activities, so I've changed the default to 'Always'. By default, regular activities will have short snippets, and highlighted activities (like someone commenting on of your posts) will have longer ones. You can get the old behavior easily from the Program Configuration dialog.


    I'd like to get some feedback for these new features and default settings. Let me know what you think.


    You can file bug reports in the issue tracker, though you might want to comment here first.

    By the way, Italian and German translations have been stuck for a while. If anyone would like to help updating them, that'd be very appreciated ;)

    (or, you know, providing any other new translation, of course!)



    Cheers! =)



    EDIT: Now tagged as "Release Candidate", with estimated release on June 11th.

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    >> Kete Foy:

    “one thing I noticed is that any comments aren't loading until after I make a comment. Most of the time, I see the comments, so it might apply after staying on the 1st page all day.”

    If I understand you correctly, you're not seeing all comments for some posts until you comment on them?


    It's possible that those comments come from people you don't follow. If someone you don't follow comments on a note that isn't yours, usually the comment won't be "addressed" (in the protocol sense, using the To/Cc fields) to you, so you won't get it in your "Meanwhile" feed. And if a comment doesn't come through there, it won't appear on the parent post until you click "reload comments" (which is also triggered after you comment on the post).


    When you go to an older page, each post is received full, in its current state, with up to 4 replies included, regardless of who are the authors of those replies.


    This is mostly a limitation of how Pump.io works at the moment. Or design decision, depending on how you look at it.



    >> Kete Foy:

    “Similarly, maybe new posts should bump old posts to the next page.”

    This actually happens. The "rule" is, once the timeline has more than double the number of configured "posts per page", the ones older than those get removed from the visible timeline, so they get effectively "moved" to the older pages.


    So if you have the default "20", your timeline will show up to 40 posts. If an update then brings 5 new posts, the older 5 at the bottom, will be removed from view.


    Maybe I should rename that setting to something like "Maximum posts per update" or something. The current name made more sense prior to v1.3.0, when timelines were simply completely reloaded each time.

    JanKusanagi at 2016-05-12T13:27:12Z

    >> JanKusanagi:

    And if a comment doesn't come through there, it won't appear on the parent post until you click "reload comments" (which is also triggered after you comment on the post).

    Maybe I should rename that setting to something like "Maximum posts per update" or something. The current name made more sense prior to v1.3.0, when timelines were simply completely reloaded each time.”

    Great answers, I'll try to start reloading comments before commenting. Another thought I just had—when I make a comment, Dianara could mark the note read

    Kete Foy at 2016-05-13T16:56:15Z

    >> Kete Foy:

    “[...] Another thought I just had—when I make a comment, Dianara could mark the note read [...]”

    Yes, that should happen. I made a note of it, thanks for pointing it out =)

    JanKusanagi at 2016-05-16T20:40:08Z

    >> Kete Foy:

    “[...] when I make a comment, Dianara could mark the note read [...]”

    Ok, the version in master does this now =)


    Also, while Dianara is hidden in the system tray, updates will work as before (that is, no blocking).

    JanKusanagi at 2016-05-26T01:36:11Z

  • Scientific Studies (Last Week Tonight)

    2016-05-09T14:21:02Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    John Oliver discusses how and why media outlets so often report untrue or incomplete information as science. ”


    As usual, spot on.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Rnq1NpHdmw

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  • Pumpdog.me is back up

    2016-04-16T14:35:00Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    The pumpdog.me pump server was down for a while, and seems fixed now =)


    Thanks @Evan Prodromou =)

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  • "With Facebook, everybody can betray Jesus"

    2016-03-29T01:04:33Z via Dianara To: Public

    “If Jesus was around today and didn't immediately die from a heart attack after hearing about the Bishop of Bling (who spent $500,000 just renovating his closet and flew first class to visit the poor in India), how many more of his disciples would betray him and each other by tagging him in selfies on Facebook? Why do people put the short term indulgence of social media ahead of protecting privacy in the long term? Is this how you treat your friends? ”




    http://danielpocock.com/facebook-everybody-can-be-judas

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    Mark Zuckerberg = Skynet?

    ;)


    gledof at 2016-03-29T14:02:15Z

    "With e2e encryption and decentralization, everyone can deny Jesus / be Peter."

    Mike Linksvayer at 2016-03-29T15:47:59Z

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    Hi,
    Jesus didn't  die. as Allah say in Quran :
    In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.
    {And [for] their saying, "Indeed, we have killed the Messiah, Jesus, the son of Mary, the messenger of Allah ." And they did not kill him, nor did they crucify him; but [another] was made to resemble him to them. And indeed, those who differ over it are in doubt about it. They have no knowledge of it except the following of assumption. And they did not kill him, for certain.(157)Rather, Allah raised him to Himself. And ever is Allah Exalted in Might and Wise.(158)}(Translation:Sahih International_Surah:The Women_Verse:157/158)

    tester-jumper at 2016-04-20T13:14:43Z

    >> tester-jumper:

    “Jesus didn't die”

    Yeah, well... this post isn't really about religion at all ;)

    JanKusanagi at 2016-04-20T13:19:14Z

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  • Mageia 6 dev1 is here!

    2016-03-28T22:47:57Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Good things come to those who wait… Mageia 6 dev1 is here.

    “After the delays caused by upgrading the major parts of the base system and switching to the Plasma 5 Desktop Environment, we are very happy to announce that the first development milestone of Mageia 6 has been released and is ready for testing by the community.

    [...]

    The extra time we have had has allowed for newer versions of Plasma, GNOME, and other major components. Also, it has allowed us to provide support for newer hardware thanks to an updated kernel. ”


    http://blog.mageia.org/en/2016/03/27/good-things-come-to-those-who-wait-mageia-6-dev1-is-here/


    \o/

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  • Plasma 5.6 is out!

    2016-03-23T14:38:18Z via Dianara To: Public CC: Followers

    Well, was out yesterday =)


    With lots of improvements, like using user color schemes in the default shell theme (Breeze):



    (I personally prefer Oxygen though)


    Progress indicators in task bar entries:



    "Jump lists", launch a program directly in one mode or another:



    And much, much more.


    Coming soon to a GNU distribution near you \o/


    https://dot.kde.org/2016/03/22/kde-plasma-56-release

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