/dpt/ - Daily Programming Thread

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Haskell Cult edition

What are you worshipping, /g/?

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/fglt/ - Friendly GNU/Linux Thread

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Welcome to /fglt/ - Friendly GNU/Linux Thread.

Users of all levels are welcome to ask questions about GNU/Linux and share their experiences.

*** Please be civil, notice the "Friendly" in every Friendly GNU/Linux Thread ***

Before asking for help, please check our list of resources.

If you would like to try out GNU/Linux you can do one of the following:
0) Install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice in a Virtual Machine.
1) Use a live image and to boot directly into the GNU/Linux distribution without installing anything.
2) Dual boot the GNU/Linux distribution of your choice along with Windows or macOS.
3) Go balls deep and replace everything with GNU/Linux.

Resources:
Your friendly neighborhood search engine.

$ man %command%
$ info %command%
$ help %command%
$ %command% -h
$ %command% --help

Don't know what to look for?
$ apropos %something%

Check the Wikis (most troubleshoots work for all distros):
https://wiki.archlinux.org
https://wiki.gentoo.org

/g/'s Wiki on GNU/Linux:
https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php/Category:GNU/Linux

>What distro should I choose?
https://wiki.installgentoo.com/index.php/Babbies_First_Linux

>What are some cool programs?
https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/list_of_applications
https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Main_Page

>What are some cool terminal commands?
http://www.commandlinefu.com/
http://bropages.org/

>Where can I learn the command line?
http://mywiki.wooledge.org/BashGuide
http://www.grymoire.com/Unix/

>Where can I learn more about Free Software?
https://www.gnu.org/philosophy/philosophy.html

>How to break out of the botnet?
https://prism-break.org/en/categories/gnu-linux

/t/'s GNU/Linux Games:
>>>/t/769497 && >>>/t/796840

/fglt/'s website and copypasta collection:
http://fglt.nl && https://p.teknik.io/wJ9Zy
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Every year the state of technology continues to regress

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Every year the state of technology continues to regress to more primitive forms while increasing in complexity.

In the late 1990s we saw an explosion of interesting technology that could be used by the average man.
one man teams in the time frame of 1998 ~ 2005 where creating software left and right.

Starting in 2007 companies started to invest in (social media) aka state sponsored spying programs.
Forums started to die (honestly, most deserved it for putting control freaks in charge of moderation).

Sites that would allow users to edit their pages HTML turned off that feature.
Video games started to disallow their players from hosting their own game servers.

Search engines started to be targeted and forced to change their results.

Youtube allowed gameplay videos to be monetized, driving the creation of brain dead content for children.

Websites use click bait with impunity.

By 2015 it felt like the hacker/troll culture was dead because new users who come onto the internet are pulled into some social media site where they only communicate with people who are afraid of saying anything off color due to their name being associated with their account.

Google adjusted their comment system to favor comments from celebrities over other users.

2017 Websites, that pretended to be about free speech, start to openly censor content, the public is to stupid to care.

By 2020 the nightmare of the internet becoming day time TV will become real.

Nowhere is free of this. Find an archive of old /g/ and compare.
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/SQT/ - Stupid Question Thread

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/SQT/ - Stupid Question Thread

Last thread: >>62975841

If you can't be bothered to:
>search it
>lurk moar
>git gud

Then this thread is for you!
Post your simple/stupid questions here, ONCE
You are NOT entitled to an answer.

Please redirect or ignore anybody asking stupid questions outside this thread.

Protip: If you can't tell if your question deserves it's own thread, its very likely it doesn't. Post it here, we'll let you know.
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Is he the greatest programmer of all time?
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/wdg/ - Web Development General

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>Previous thread
>>62946522

>Free resources to get started
Get a good understanding of HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
MDN web docs offer a good introduction (independent of your browser choice)
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Learn
https://www.freecodecamp.com/
https://www.codecademy.com/

>Further resources
https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web - General documentation for HTML, CSS & JavaScript
https://github.com/kamranahmedse/developer-roadmap - Roadmap
https://stackoverflow.com/ - Developers asking questions and helping each other

>Tools
https://jsfiddle.net/ - Use this and post a link, if you need help with your code
https://caniuse.com/ - Check browser support for front-end web technologies
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can someone tell me why this Toshiba with an amd a6 3400m feels faster than the thinkpad with an i5 that i destroyed. It does have 2 more gigs of ram, but the benchmarks are rating the i5 as superior...this laptop just seems to run smoother especially with multiple tasks than the intel....also its in 1080p which is better than the thinkpad. Paid 250 bucks for it, paid like 220 for the thinkpad
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If your desktop isn't something like this you've been memed.
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ITT: Things Mac OS or Windows will NEVER EVER be able to do
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Why does /g/ hate linux all of the sudden?
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