Un naufragio personal

Ángel Ortega

grub: entering rescue mode

Víctor Moral:

Así que me he puesto a buscar en la red y he encontrado un error registrado en Debian y que cuenta que este fallo se produce porque grub no está correctamente actualizado si se dan ciertas circunstancias como tener un núcleo de otra rama (backports en mi caso).

https://esferas.org/msqlu/2020/08/12/grub-entering-rescue-mode/

Lockless algorithms for mere mortals

Jon Corbet:

"Time, as some have said, is nature's way of keeping everything from happening at once."

https://lwn.net/Articles/827180/

Ten Commandments of the Small Internet

This movement is primarily about recognizing that today most individuals can safeguard their free speech on the Internet only by running their own inexpensive, efficient websites.

https://cheapskatesguide.org/articles/small-internet.html

Ventoy

Ventoy is an open source tool to create bootable USB drive for ISO files. With ventoy, you don't need to format the disk again and again, you just need to copy the iso file to the USB drive and boot it. You can copy many iso files at a time and ventoy will give you a boot menu to select them.

https://www.ventoy.net/en/index.html

Perl7 is a fork of values

Some SQL Tricks of an Application DBA

Converting images while extracting a tarball

An interesting use case of inotifywait and parallel while extracting a humungous tar file:

http://notes.secretsauce.net/notes/2020/07/18_converting-images-while-extracting-a-tarball.html

Krita, OpenGL and Qt

Etcd, or, why modern software makes me sad

Somebody named roguelazer rants about why almost everything in software these days is shit:

https://www.roguelazer.com/2020/07/etcd-or-why-modern-software-makes-me-sad/

Monocypher Third Party Audit

The #Monocypher minimal crypto library has been cryptanalyzed and deemed OK:

https://monocypher.org/quality-assurance/audit