The #Fediverse is so very amazing :fediverse:​❤️ That's why I run a whole bunch of different services, something for everyone!

The things I host are:

mstdn.social
Pixelfed
Misskey
PeerTube
Matrix + Synapse
And much more!

I don't expect anything in return ofc❤️ :cat_hug_triangle:​ However if you would like to support me in paying the bills for all this, any help is very much appreciated :cat_hug_triangle:

paypal.me/stuxOS
patreon.com/mstdn
ko-fi.com/mstdn
liberapay.com/mstdn
opencollective.com/mstdn
bunq.me/mstdn

#Mastodon #PeerTube #Misskey #Pixelfed #Matrix #mstdn

"Software engineering pro-tip (from @chrisalbon)"

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Any suggestions on app for creating a large timeline visual? I want it to be pretty easy to add new events any time, and share it with others. Would prefer it to be self hosted, but also open to a native app I could export from as an image.

did you know that #mastodon web UI has OCR built in? so when you are posting screenshots of text, a transcription of the text to put into a description of the image is literally one click away. when uploading image into a toot, just klik 'Edit' and then 'detect text from picture'. that's it.

please help sighted people. it's costing you two extra clicks.

#accessibility

Happy Thanksgiving to those who are celebrating! I'm taking advantage of my federally prescribed day off, I can tell you that. 😄

Thanksgiving beans loaf in progress. dish for my first big holiday as a vegetarian.

Probably going to create an account over in that PeerTube instance in a few days since I've been looking to host videos somewhere.

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I just discovered that @stux not only hosts a Mastodon instance, but also a while bunch of other stuff, including PeerTube. Also has this spiffy services page: services.mstdn.social. Super cool!

Reminder to myself that htmx and Alpine.js look like really interesting options.

A few things I wish SSR frameworks did better: automated testing, and making components. I've never found templating systems satisfying and they're hard to use in multiple spots within an app. Automated testing was much less common when I was building old-school PHP server-side rendered apps, but it would be huge to have this improved.

These things could be better now too. I'm not sure. The more JS stuff I wade through though, the more I think it's time to go back.

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Is it actually worth learning a new thing this time? Will somebody else just get bored and make a new option? Remix's big features are _server side rendering_ and _using browser features_. Probably good goals, but in other words, don't use JS? We've got tons of options for that too! At that point, make an F# app or Rust app that server-side renders and has better type safety and is more efficient.

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I've been primarily working with front end UI JS and building user apps for close to 10 years now. I had a year or so break doing some backend C#, back at it for the past year. I get JS fatigue now.

Most recent example: Next.js is pretty good and has been going for a long time. Now Rexmix is announced. It provides a very similar abstraction except it encourages more backend rendering and has react-router. Alright...

"starting to learn c and this is what i've taken away so far"

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Thanking sweet baby Jesus I wrote these e2e tests. Lots of work, but they always turn out to be very valuable.

Rehabilitated sea lion refuses to go without friend :Pooh_hearts:

OK it really is this bad

"He compared the recent promises to hit net-zero emissions targets between 2050 and 2070 to a bit of dark humor circulating the conference. It describes a 73-year-old man who is hailed for setting “an ambitious target” to quit drinking within the next 30 years."

https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2021/11/07/cop26-climate-glasgow-negotiations/

You guys! Nintendo made a game with Fox from Smash Bros where you get to fly a spaceship! Falco is in it too!!

covid, food 

Went to a restaurant with a college friend (after we had relieved several record stores of some of their inventory). I don't think I'm quite ready to do that on a weekly basis. I enjoyed meals that had pacing again but I'm pretty sure it's impolite to ask folks if they would stop breathing so much.

"Yes, party of 3 for the non-exhaling section, please"

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