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Questions that don't deserve their own thread
If you have a /tech/ related question that doesn't need much discussion, post it in here.
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>google zurich

Your Forum Develop has a job starting next week, thanks to me.
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>>353 (OP) 
Good day, sir. If you would allow me a prompt remark, I would like to comment on your use of the language of the great Shakespear. Indeed, it seems, maybe in your precipitation, that you have taken the poor lass and massacred her as you would an ill behaving wife. While doing that on the wife would bring me no incomfort, doing this on the language makes it impossible for me to understand your point. Thus, if I may, please be more mindful in the future, sir.
Best regards,
fatanon

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When the 8chan empire fell i was wandering the net, looking for my people. Stayed at 4chan for a while, but its unrestricted faggotry made it unbearable. Finally i stumbled upon this place and supposedely this is the 8chan bunker... is it true ? am i finally home ?
Install gentoo

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Help RMS defeat the tranny faggot sjws destroying Free Software. Learn the truth of what is happening and spread these links everywhere.

https://sterling-archermedes.github.io/
https://medium.com/@whoisylvia/richard-stallman-has-been-vilified-by-those-who-dont-know-him-a3907b25b4c7
https://jorgemorais.gitlab.io/justice-for-rms/
https://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/libreplanet-discuss/2019-09/msg00259.html
https://blog.frantovo.cz/c/377/
https://fsforce.noblogs.org/
https://trisquel.info/en/forum/free-software-force-calling-support
https://www.muylinux.com/2019/09/27/richard-stallman-gnu-free-software-force/ 
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>>196 (OP) 
Fuck you now this is a minimalist thread.
- https://www.codeproject.com/Articles/662497/The-Rules-of-Minimalist-Programming
- https://blog.codinghorror.com/spartan-programming/
- https://dev.to/juampilorenzo/delete-your-code-in-search-of-a-minimalist-approach-to-software-development-3gii
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>>196 (OP) 
>defending a pedo
disgusting
>>284
based
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>>349
No he's not a 'would-be' pedo anymore, he actually retracted most of his 'consent logic' argument and claimed 'it is' bad for children. That was around Epstein shit in news and some tweeter sjw quoted Stallman to disown him of everything he had accomplished. It's just stupid, he was using 'logical consent=legal' argument and I even doubt he'd go pedo irl, it's just that he wanted a little banter 'if dead can consent' type of shit then so does children. He's a 1D fag though (text/book character), way ahead of you 2D loli/pedofagots.

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Hey, so I wanted a tool to help with migrating my imageboard around. I used the approach of making copies of threads by hand, but I wanted something more powerful and much simpler to use. With the upcoming opening of 8kun, I figured it might be of interest to other anons to also use a tool like this. Sadly, my progress to date only includes my hand-written C++ code, not a fully pre-packaged piece of software for general users. So, atm this will only be of any practical interest to anons who can compile C++ and install needed dependencies. If that's you, then read on.

While I plan to create a GUI for this tool at a later point, for now it's a command-only tool. You run it simply by supplying the site name followed by the board name. For example:
./archbot julay.world robowaifu
would download the catalog's json & html, every thread's json & html, and every thread's media files (images, audio, video, pdfs, etc) to a local copy in whatever directory y
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>>282
AUUUUGGGHH.
Well, that didn't wrap to my window like I was hoping, sorry guys. :^)
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>>283
Made a tiny css change so plaintext blocks will wrap. I have more free time now so work resumes on the todo list. Maybe post editing will finally come so you can edit OP with updates :^) Depends cos I might work on mod pages/tools first.
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>>285
Cool, thanks Tom. I was a dumbass not to realize that would happen, and it helped me to take care that even my general text files follow 80chars now, if a little more loosely. I hope things went well for you mate.
>>282
Nice thing you provided instruction, Waifs.

>>285
Good job Tom
>>282
>meson
>ninja
disgusting bloat
>juci
what the fuck is this
shitty project

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WHERE THE FUCK IS EVERYONE????

WHY IS THIS SO DEAD???

WHERE IS MY /tech/???

Is there another bunker I should know of? I know /tech/ was never the most popular board on 8ch, but it was a lot more populated than this.
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I miss the 8ch /tech/ gang, a few characters grew on me. Without further ado, I will list some.
Makise Kurisu avatarfag
lisp anon (verisimilitudes.net) aka resident unix hater
C-dophile and OpenBSD shill squad
cuteposter
blackpill anon - not sure if there are multiple
Steve Klabnik (rumored, could also be a rust troll)
Talos II posters
Chrome/Firefox/PaleMoon/Brave shills

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>>340
How could you forget the resident Multics nigger? I can 100% sign off on the other's though (except the programming socks faggot he can go die in a ditch)
>>339
lainchan is good for what it is but try saying "glow in the dark CIA niggers" 3x fast and you're gone
I miss playing "10 posts until nigger"
I also forgot Brian Faglioli spammer.
>>192 (OP) 
It turns out everyone went to julay
I found blackpill anon and there are faglioli posts too
silly me
https://julay.world/tech/res/130.html

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I aim to install a distro with following specifications:
- modern drivers for Radeon display adapters e.g. AMDGPU
- no systemd/GNOME3/pulseaudio with horrible defaults
- better documentation than devuan
Any suggestions? Considering gentoo, funtoo, guix, slackware for starters. I avoided Arch since it defaults to systemd - leading to unnecessary dependencies that can be potentially incompatible with a minimalist init. I wonder if that can be mitigated, since Arch seems very fun to tinker with.
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There is no need to duplicate the rest of the arguments against it, I did not want to cause a systemd bashing thread. They are boring now.
I honestly do understand your concern.
>>53
Does the gentoo CoC influence the quality of the package management tooling? There was some sort of drama thing involving drobbins, too early to be involved with CAE or RH. Something about the project management moving too slow, I think. 
I guess I'll still pick gentoo since it's already been ported to more CPU arches.
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>arch meh
Noted, thanks.
fix the documentation your complaining and and send in patches. then use devuan
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Gentoo kernel configuration complex. Going to keep trying.  
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I'm not using email unless I get a proxy. Don't want my location and hardware tied to patches. 
I think the problem came down to runlevels and eudev when using LVM within LUKS on GPT. Bloody login manager kept breaking because eudev failed to start, I had to start it manually from recovery boot mode.
Gentoo is definitely the "fastest horse in the glue factory" if you want to get rid of certain shitware: USE flags, user patches and overlays make it possible. Kernel configuration is obnoxious but it's a thing you do once for your hardware and then you just reuse and modify the old one. Nothing stops you from reusing another distro's kernel config either, though that one will obviously be more bloated. Most Linux security issues are in weirdo kernel modules that only shituntu et al include.

I haven't seen CoC shit be a big issue aside from worthless busybodies in IRC who won't answer your question but *will* rant at you for saying "fuck" once, but the quality of package management has definitely declined in the last few years. The worst part was probably when they edited the qt4 USE flags away without even a build revision. Thanks for silently removing my wpa_supplicant GUI, faggots.
I gave up on gentoo after spending a couple of days trying to configure and compile a kernel, without using kernel modules where possible, without using an automatic initramfs using tools like Dracut. AMD firmware for GPUs is a real pain when you try to hardcode the path to the firmware. I couldn't boot into any login screen at all.
I'm guessing slackware would have been a better choice in retrospect, but now I'm on debian because I want to play games without having to spend half an hour checking dependencies that have been renamed.

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Who here uses Hydrus?
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Have you had a chance to play around with it much yet? I expect the UI responsiveness is pretty fast now right? Anyway, thanks for keeping us updated on the project anon.
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>>245
For me, I am waiting foe the UI to stabilize, since many are reporting about the Qt beta goofing out.
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>>250
So it has been stabalized, what are you going to do next?
Rewrite it in rust, then i will.
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>>325
> Rust
Go enjoy your soylent somewhere else.

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Deepfakes/Synthspeech/Deeplearning Thread
I just spent 8 hours getting a voice cloning program working. It's slow and clunky and missing some real basic features, but it's still super interesting.
Is Fakeapp still circulating? Is it any good?
https://paintschainer.preferred.tech/index_en.html
https://thispersondoesnotexist.com
https://www.thiswaifudoesnotexist.net
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>>288 (OP) 
Here is another bad idea: Facial Landmark/"Mapping" based (((Coincidence Detector)))
Assuming we are using DLib's Facial Landmark algorithm, and assuming (((they))) haven't done complete plastic surgery, we should be able to find (((them))).
Something like http://dlib.net/imaging.html#get_frontal_face_detector and http://dlib.net/imaging.html#extract_highdim_face_lbp_descriptors already exists.
Some primer: https://archive.li/XNuuN 
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thispersondoesnotexist would really come in handy if it could generate multiple pictures of the same "person" for use with various online identities
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>>317
Ironically it is very easy for people to detect that the image is fishy as fuck
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>>304
These two might help you in the long run
https://github.com/drethage/speech-denoising-wavenet
https://github.com/francoisgermain/SpeechDenoisingWithDeepFeatureLosses
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>>317
They would be passable for a profile pic or a thumbnail but looking closely they are obvious fakes.
I bet somebody has made a network of fake faceberg/twatter accounts with the details and pictures.

Another imageboard software enters the fray https://gitgud.io/rb/FinalSolution written in python.
Julay's admin Robi just posted this. What do you think, how far will it go and will it take off? He has good coding knowledge based on his efforts at Julay.
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>>261
Those are fair points in general, but the C++ community has interests in a vast array of areas--obviously including the Internet--and there are roughly 5 million men earning a living daily programming in the language professionally. I wouldn't exactly call that a small community tbh.

No doubt its much easier for a PHB to decide the cost of dev time is more important that process run times from his narrow view. Try telling that to the likes of Jewgle or Amazon however. Much of their datacenter code is strictly C++ today. Turns out the limited supply of, and cost of the electricity itself is the chief limiting factor in their business models. They decide on languages based on how much wattage per instruction is needed at scale, and so naturally not only choose C++, but are heavily involved in driving it into new directions via their participation in the ISO C++ Standards Committee.

I realize we're not trying to reach
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Consider that Golang is just Typescript for Python IDK.

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>>261
So a two pronged C++ API backend and JS frontend?

>>264
The one thing to gaining imageboard traffic:features are king...
therefore if C++ slows your ability to implement all the features in Lainchan you should reconsider your choice of programming language.
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>>266
>Lainchan
OK I went and had a once-over but I don't see a lot different about the place tbh. Am I missing something anon? Just curious what makes it different than other IBs.
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>>267
Check their code base, they seem to have a lot of secret sauce in them that makes them unique from the rest.
https://github.com/lainchan/lainchan/
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>>268
Alright will do, thanks.

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