Matthew Davidson (mjd) tagged gnu

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Matthew Davidson
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Hypersensitive New Age Guy
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  1. # I love # # In dial-up days `wget -c [URL]` was essential. Now it's still often easier, and certainly feels more "real", to open a terminal than entrust a web browser with downloading a stock-photo-bloated PDF. https://www.gnu.org/software/wget/manual/wget.html

    about 13 days ago from web
  2. @strypey @pettter # became an academic curiosity when Linus released # under the # in 1992. #'s objective is user freedom, not being better than everybody else at everything. http://www.fsf.org/campaigns/priority-projects

    about a month ago from web in context
  3. @strypey So Linus adopted the # shell and compiler before # adopted his kernel. Neither a failure of #, or GNU - just not-reinventing-the-wheel pragmatism from both directions.

    about a month ago from web in context
  4. Every few years I'm struck by this: # and # are awesome. Living the last 20 technology-centric years chained to non-free software is just unimaginable. Thank you #, #, #, and other freedom-enhancing acronyms. http://ur1.ca/304w0

    about 5 months ago from web
  5. Every time I sit in front of my computer I feel good knowing the software on it is a result of people being nice to each other. # #

    about 7 months ago from web
  6. @tregeagle Shall we go round and detail his new # with # and # stickers?

    Saturday, 18-Jul-15 18:44:53 AEST from web in context
  7. So tired of this gag. # has had damn near to zero interest in # since # was adopted as the # kernel. https://xkcd.com/1508/

    Wednesday, 22-Apr-15 14:48:23 AEST from web in context
  8. Love the idea of #, but is 5 hours really enough time to adequately delineate, describe, and dissect the pain of # Mailman? https://www.fsf.org/blogs/community/the-0th-spinachcon

    Thursday, 20-Mar-14 15:39:03 AEDT from web
  9. See, I # that pun would come in handy. https://secure.flickr.com/photos/greenoid/9693327611/ # vindicated again!

    Friday, 20-Sep-13 17:08:14 AEST from web at 30°17'24"S 153°5'49"E in context
  10. Happy birthday to #! http://www.fsf.org/news/gnu-system-free-software-celebrate-30-years

    Thursday, 12-Sep-13 07:43:56 AEST from web at 30°17'24"S 153°5'49"E
  11. # just passed the Scrabble ethics test: You can use # grep and /usr/share/dict and win joylessly; would you like to?

    Tuesday, 10-Sep-13 21:59:40 AEST from web at 30°17'24"S 153°5'49"E in context
  12. This is new, and long overdue: http://www.gnu.org/software/for-windows.html #

    Thursday, 29-Aug-13 09:22:35 AEST from web at 30°17'24"S 153°5'49"E
  13. #'s 30th and a "highly anticipated" announcement about the "future direction" of GNU by # Intrigued. http://ur1.ca/f8lnc

    Wednesday, 28-Aug-13 06:54:23 AEST from web at 30°17'24"S 153°5'49"E in context