The tower stood on a lonely mountaintop, far from town and city. One morning, a knight seeking adventure knocked on its door.
"Is this the lair of an evil sorcerer, or prison of a trapped princess?" he demanded.
Eventually, a tired voice called out.
"This is an observatory."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
On my way to join Global Code Retreat Day #gcrd
"In particular the C++ Standard Library, in accordance with the spirit of C++, extends the number of ways a buffer overflow bug might sneak into your program." https://dlang.org/articles/safed.html
@DILIPDRAVID The name Mastodon comes from a prehistoric animal, which is a fluffy elephant essentially. There is a band called Mastodon which is where I learned about this animal from.
The word toot comes from the Mastodon community. There was a long period when things were called just "publish" and "status" and people were coming up with different things to call them.
Just was pointed to this article on hacking and I really like it. "From bogans to bubble tea: The Wellington hacker war that wasn’t" - The Spinoff - https://thespinoff.co.nz/society/11-11-2019/from-bogans-to-bubble-tea-the-wellington-hacker-war-that-wasnt/
Honestly if anyone's gonna solve the impossible programming problem of the century, it's not gonna be a silicon valley startup looking to optimise their subscription-based ingredient delivery service, it's gonna be the guy who makes dwarf fortress because one day he decided to try and implement something like randomly generated recessive genetic disorders in sheep
Dieses Anliegen liegt mir am Herzen. Bitte hier unterzeichnen: https://weact.campact.de/petitions/retten-sie-den-ausbau-der-erneuerbaren-energien-herr-scholz
I am definitely tempted to buy the XP-PEN Artist 12, but it is definitely the wrong time to do so. https://www.amazon.de/dp/B07GNK18VJ
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