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hpr3643 :: My computing history and the software I use

Rambling about my computing history and tech stack.

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Hosted by binrc on 2022-07-20 is flagged as Explicit and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
UNIX, Linux, first show, BSD, Android. 5.

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Duration: 00:55:45


I introduce myself by describing my computing history and tech stack. Disjointed rambling and tangentially related thoughts ensue.


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Comment #1 posted on 2022-07-08 17:32:51 by Archer72

First show

That was a good first show. I would like to hear more about C programming, which I know nothing about. Also I think you will have another friend here who likes the BSD's. Audio was just fine, keep it up. :)
Comment #2 posted on 2022-07-20 14:30:17 by norrist


Some interesting future shows. Hopefully you can do a show on you experience with Plan9
Comment #3 posted on 2022-07-20 17:43:17 by Dave Morriss

An excellent first show

I enjoyed this a lot. It sounded really good and had a lot of interesting content. I'd like to hear more about modern BSD. I used to use proprietary Unixes based on BSD back in the day: - SunOS on Suns - a little - DEC Ultrix on DEC MIPs systems (DECstation, DECserver) - daily for several years - OSF/1 AXP and later Tru64 UNIX on DEC Alphas - a little Then I moved to Linux at work and at home, so I'm out of touch with the way BSD has developed.
Comment #4 posted on 2022-07-24 12:55:48 by brian-in-ohio

future show

I vote plan9
Comment #5 posted on 2022-08-08 02:08:42 by Shawn

Key bindings

You can remap your ctrl and alt keys using udev hwdb, e.g., interchanging ctrl and caps keys And you can use ctrl + [ to send an escape character

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