Lazy Reading for 2021/06/13

Lots of analog this week. The Tactile Beauty of Buttons, Meters, Knobs and Dials.  (via) From the same place, Knobfeel. Baking Magnetic Recording Tape.  (via) “The purpose of the web software industry is to extract value out of Open-Source Software (OSS).” The possible return of Connections.  (via) The Computer Mouse Conference 2021 and The Mouse …

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maxvnodes change in DragonFly

If you are one of those unlucky/foolhardy people running DragonFly with very little RAM, this maxvnodes change will help you out.
(DragonFly is not that RAM-hungry in normal circumstances, anyway; 1-2G is ‘safe’, last I knew.)

Lazy Reading for 2021/06/06

A short but oddball batch of links this week. Ambigram StyleGAN faces.  Somewhat disturbing but well explained.  (via) How Developers Choose Names.  (also via) Perl / Unix One-liner Cage Match, Part 1 and Part 2.  (via) rpg-cli: Your filesystem as a dungeon!  Did I link this already?  (via) Electric Ink Analysis.  Product review as category …

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FreeBSD Errata Notice FreeBSD-EN-21:17.libradius

FreeBSD-EN-21:17.libradius Errata Notice
The FreeBSD Project

Topic: Incorrect validation in rad_get_attr(3)

Category: core
Module: libradius
Announced: 2021-06-01
Affects: All supported versions of FreeBSD.
Corrected: 2021-05-28 17:00:19 UTC (stable/13, 13.0-STABLE)
2021-06-01 20:26:32 UTC (releng/13.0, 13.0-RELEASE-p2)
2021-05-28 17:03:20 UTC (stable/12, 12.2-STABLE)
2021-06-01 20:38:39 UTC (releng/12.2, 12.2-RELEASE-p8)
2021-05-28 17:02:43 UTC (stable/11, 11.4-STABLE)
2021-05-28 20:37:54 UTC (releng/11.4, 11.4-RELEASE-p11)

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Nolan Bushnell conversation Thursday

Normally I’d throw this into the Lazy Reading section, but it’s happening Thursday and that would be too late: Nolan Bushnell, founder of Atari (and Chuck E. Cheese) is doing a live Q&A Thursday in conjunction with ICHEG.

Lazy Reading for 2021/05/30

Oddball finds week. explain.dalibo.com, a Postgres EXPLAIN ANALYZE explainer.  (via) Hifi Wasteland I: 100 Year Old Quick Silver Cloud, the sound of a vacuum tube decaying. Zosya, modern games for Spectrum ZX machines, I think?  (via) The different types of modern (2021) SSH keys (and some opinions). Related: Understanding OpenSSH’s various options around keys and …

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