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Because of issues like it's a good idea to change make root inside the container have a different uid than root on the host.

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Rocks on the lake Baikal get heated from the sunlight every now and then and melt the ice beneath. After the sun is gone, the ice turns solid again thus creating a small stand for the rock above. It is called the Baikal Dzen.

New version of PyPy got released - looks like improvements to gc and cffi

Planted onions and early carrots today. Delicious onion smell protects the carrots against pests. I should have planted the onions in December, but it was cold and I regret nothing. Next: tomato seeds into windowsill pots.

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What do people do all day? For 20 random people in UK:

๐Ÿ‘ถ Pre-school
๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‘ฉ In school
๐ŸŽ“ In education
๐Ÿผ At home
๐Ÿ› Unwell
๐Ÿก๐Ÿ ๐Ÿก Retired
๐Ÿš‘๐Ÿซ In public sector
๐Ÿ”จ Self-employed
๐Ÿข๐Ÿญ Part time
๐Ÿ’ผ๐Ÿ–Š๐Ÿ’ป In a office
๐Ÿ› ๐Ÿ“ฆ Elsewhere

Making silk in beer using yeast and gene editing: Literally everything about modern genetics seems insane.

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Amazing. RustPython is the top trending project on GitHub.

Set up a Mastodon server today, including (hopefully) cross-posting to Twitter. Hurrah!


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