It seems there's a lot of interest in continuing work on Guile Emacs, since it keeps coming up on Reddit and Hacker News and everyone is lamenting the fact that there are too few Scheme hackers and they don't seem to be interested in the project. (Someone even offered to fund it.)
Right now I'm seriously considering starting a revival project. Is anyone here interested in such a venture?
If you want well-formatted, public domain e-books, https://standardebooks.org is the place to go.
...using google translate app with camera to understand the untranslated options in ereader device
#fediverse in 2019
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I get a book gifted, yay! but paper...
...so ebook, need to rebuy it, fine..
eh, dont want / cant read DRM-ed stuff on my ereader... now what?
...ah, watermarked epub, noice....gimme
can only pay by paypal, oh well, for this time then....
entering every detail to get payment through.....
you are in NL, we can't sell books there...
I'm really enjoying https://maps.openrouteservice.org with the topplus map rendering.
Very effective for route planning.
Contemplating an #onyx note 2 device. Any useful insights?
- read and annotate PDF (scientific, programming, reference)
- "normal" book reading
- longer text writing (with external BT/USB keyboard)
- sketching of technical prototypes
New release: v0.11.2 https://github.com/writeas/writefreely/releases/tag/v0.11.2
I really want to like magit forge in #emacs; it's so nicely integrated, but it is way to slow to be practical for me.
This helps (a bit)
If you are into workshop stuff, watch https://www.youtube.com/user/dgelbart/videos (yes, all of them)
#git bisecting a program that compiles for 2 hours is not my kind of fun
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