Congrats to whoever it was manage to patch the Linux AFFS driver in recent times! I had my eye on that…

The Linux kernel’s development practises are over-emphasised by its advocates. There are far more projects they don’t use it than do

But the bike shedder in me is screaming to create a “vimwiki lite” with 90% of it removed

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Just hit another bunch of bad rebinds

One can, at least, remove all their binds with one config tweak

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VimWiki is a very useful plugin. but it's SO invasive OOTB

IMHO plugins shouldn't default bind leader mappings

nor should they default bind over well established existing binds (<Enter>,<Del>)

and some other defaults like URI display truncation are ... not good defaults

Workload is mostly building containers over and over, but I’m hoping to move to JVM engineering too

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I haven’t bought or specced a desktop PC in over a decade

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For the same approx price, are there significant performance gains to go to a desktop? Not sure whether threadripper is in scope or not

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Something like the P series. Or I could try and spec an actual desktop, but that is a lot more admin

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So I’m considering getting a performance model instead. Lockdown isn’t going to end for me for a long time

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But during lockdown my ultralight is a low performance desktop, never leaving my study.

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My work laptop refresh is due. Normally I choose ultralights, like the thinkpad x1c, and work on the train, around and about, etc

Inspired by @zhenech and @zekjur, here's a study/desk shot that I'll blog sometime later

@kev you seem to have HTML coming through your blog feed for author field

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